New York & Lake Erie Railroad

New York & Lake Erie Railroad Events

Mother's Day Train Ride

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Sat, 05/08/2021 - 1:00pm - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 2:00pm

Happy Mother’s Day! Family fun 2 hour round trip to South Dayton, NY and return. 30-minute layover in the village of South Dayton. Relaxing ride, pizza, baked goods, gifts, & more!

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Mother's Day Wine Train!

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Sat, 05/08/2021 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Happy Mother's Day! Join us and our special guest, Liberty Winery on a 2 hour round trip to South Dayton, NY and return. Bring all your friends and family as we travel to our destination sipping on some fine wine.

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2020It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

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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