Ellicottville, New York

Ellicottville, New York is a charming little ski town in Western New York with two ski resorts, Holiday Valley and HoliMont. Historic Ellicottville isn't just for the Winter Season as it is a year-round destination with boutiques, restaurants and great shops!

References:

  • The Cattaraugus County Bicentennial History Book
  • Ellicottville Historical Museum

Sites about Ellicottville, New York

Upcoming Events

Telestock day at Holiday Valley
Fri, 02/23/2024 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

A day of peace, love and telemark skiing at the Yodeler Champagne Sundeck. Tele demos are available at the City Garage. Brought to you by the City Garage and their favorite tele-brands. Special lift ticket rates for participants.

More info call City Garage at 716-699-2054.

Penguin Paddle at Holiday Valley Resort
Sat, 02/24/2024 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

The Penguin Paddle is one of the most anticipated events of the ski season and the major source of funding for the Lounsbury Adaptive Ski Program or LASP.  

Snowboarder at Holiday Valley
Sun, 03/03/2024 - 9:00am - 2:00pm

If you love snowboarding, this is the event for you. Great for spectating! Vendor Village and cookout on the Champagne Sundeck at the Yodeler Lodge. 

Discounted lift tickets for competitors and lodging are available. Assumption of risk form must be signed by a parent if competitor is under 18. 

Places

Photo of bottles and drink at Ellicottville Distillery

Located in the heart of the Cattaraugus County mountains just outside the bustling ski town of Ellicottville, New York, Ellicottville Distillery offers a homegrown approach to the age-old practice of distilling. Using only the finest locally sourced ingredients, owner and head distiller Bryan Scharf creates high quality spirits and flavored liqueurs.

Kids celebrating Mardi Gras at HoliMont

For nearly 50 years, families and snowsport enthusiasts from miles around, have converged on HoliMont - North America's largest private ski area devoted to family skiing adventures.  Generations of members have been drawn in by the amazing skiing, only to fall in love with the warm community atmosphere in Ellicottville that makes HoliMont the kind of place you never want to leave.  Ho

Photo of safari tent at Good-Natured Glamping

Good-Natured Glamping is a small off-grid “Glamperound” featuring three large sites on 5 acres. Located 7 miles from the Village of Ellicottville and across the street from the popular Boyce Hill hiking trail.

Videos

  • Promo for #SillySockDay on Tuesday, June 24th and July 8th, 2014! Wear your craziest pair of knee-highs and get $10 off your ticket price and be entered to win a freee trip back! Head to the Holiday Valley Resort page and click through the photo album - if your photo has a gold star ... you win.
  • Check out what it's really like at the Summer Music Festival, where you can listen to fantastic musical performances from the Gin Blossoms and the BPO.  New this year, enjoy an old fashion carnival at the top of the mountain!  For more details go to HolidayValley.com. 
  • Take a tour of the Nannen Arboretum while it's all dressed up with Night Lights! 

Photos tagged as #EnchantedMountains or #EMFun. @emountains