Places to Stay

Hampton Inn & Suites

Photo of Hampton Inn & Suites
Olean, NY 14760
Phone: 716-701-6900

Harwood Haven Cabin Resort and Camping

Cabin at Harwood Haven
Farmersville, NY 14060
Phone: 716-676-3737

Highbanks Campground

cabins at Highbanks
Steamburg, NY 14783
Phone: 1-877-764-2267

Holiday Inn Express Olean

lobby
Olean, NY 14760
Phone: 716-375-1000

Holiday Valley Realty & Rental Management

Holiday Valley Rental properties
Ellicottville, NY 14731
Phone: 716-699-2000 or 699-3954

Holiday Valley Resort

Photo of Yodeler Lodge at Holiday Valley
Ellicottville, NY 14731
Phone: 716-699-2345

Horseshoe Inn

Inside the Horseshoe Inn
Frewsburg, NY 14738
Phone: 716-354-5401

Travel Guide

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It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County.

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Meaning of the word Cattaraugus

CATTARAUGUS, from a Seneca Indian word meaning “bad smelling banks,” referring to the odor of natural gas leaking from rock seams. http://www.dos.ny.gov/info/pdfs/countynames.pdf

The word "Cattaraugus" means "foul-smelling river bank." This name is a result of the natural gas that oozes from the river mud. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cattaraugus_Creek.

In our opinion, only some of the river banks are bad smelling. Come on over and visit a creek in Cattaraugus County and tell us what you think.

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