Official site for Tourism & Visitor Information for Cattaraugus County, New York

Welcome to the Enchanted Mountains!

Salamanca's Silver Bells 2016

It's Christmas time in the City

Salamanca hosts a variety of events for Silver Bells in the City! Read more

Reindeer Day at the Salamanca Historical Society Museum

Reindeer Day at the Salamanca Historical Society Museum

Visit with Santa and one of his reindeer before exploring the museum! Read more

Challenger Learning Center's Holiday Mission

Holiday Mission with Dresser Rand Challenger Learning Center

Reserve your spot now or give a gift that's out of this world! Read more

Inside the Red House Restaurant

Red House Restaurant to remain open through Winter

Enjoy a great meal in a beautiful setting all year long! Read more

Skate with Santa in Olean

The 12 Skating Days of Christmas at the William O Smith Rec Center

Nothing says the Holidays and winter like ice skating in Olean! Read more

2016 Holiday Valley New Year's Eve Celebration

New Year's Eve at Holiday Valley

Celebrate in the warm indoors until the Torchlight Parade! Read more

Cattaraugus County Snowmobile 2016-17

Snowmobile Trails open on December 21st!

Go Dashing through the snow this winter on over 400 miles of trail! Read more

Cattaraugus County is the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York! We are home to Allegany State Park, Amish Trail, Ellicottville, NY, Holiday Valley, Rock City Park, Sculpture Park, Seneca-Allegany Casino and so much more!

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2016It'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


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be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Most Residents are Amish in the Town of Leon

There are approximately 1,380 residents in Leon with the Amish Community comprising about 76% of that number. The Old Order Amish settled in Leon in 1949. They do not believe in the modern conveniences. They have no electricity in their homes + travel by horse and buggy. 

If you are looking for someplace interesting to go, try the Leon area. It is right in the heart of Amish Country.

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