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Snow Report February 7, 2016 6:16 AM

30° Clear
Snow Fall
Past 24 Hours
Past 48 Hours
3 in.
Past 72 Hours
3 in.
Season Total
71 in.
Base Depth
16 - 41 in.
Primary Surface
Machine Groomed
Lifts Open
13 Lifts
Trails Open
47 Trails

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Multi Week Ultimate Passes

Early Season Pass Sale!

2016-17 Ultimate Passes will go on sale starting February 15, 2016. Why buy now? You'll get the best prices of the year and can take advantage of our fee free installment plan. Stay tuned for details!

School Clubs - Adult Clubs - Individuals

Save on Season-long Lift and Lesson Packages 2015-16 

Maximize your time on the slopes and save some cash, too! Holiday Valley's flexible Ultimate Passes feature lift tickets for Sundays, nights or non-holiday weekdays Lessons are included in the nights and weekdays programs. 

SAVE $5 and join the fun by purchasing your pass through a Ski Club. If you'd like to join a club or form a club in your area, contact us.

To purchase your pass individually, download Ultimate Pass Registration Form (pdf) , Ski Rental Package Registration Form (Skis, boots and poles) (pdf), Snowboard Rental Package Registration Form (Snowboard and boots) (pdf), Helmet Rental Package Registration Form (pdf). Or buy online here.

Forms can be faxed to Holiday Valley at (716) 699-5204 or mailed to Holiday Valley Resort, PO Box 370, Ellicottville, NY 14731 or scan and email to:

Ultimate White Pass - $255 

Nine 8-Hour or night Lift Tickets valid: 

Any day or night before Dec. 24, 2015

Dec. 25, 2015 through Jan. 1, 2016 valid starting at 4PM.

Any weekday or night January 4 through March 18

Any day starting March 21. 

The Ultimate White Pass is valid on Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 18, 2016), President's Day and week (Feb. 15-19, 2016)

The Ultimate White Pass also features:

  • 8 Group Lessons (age 8 and up) included.
  • Free Day of Spring Skiing in March or April included.
  • One half price weekday or night lift ticket at Bristol Mt. (non holidays) included.
  • Unlimited ski rental package available for $115
  • Unlimited snowboard rental package available for $140
  • SAVE $5 by purchasing through a Holiday Valley Ski Club. Contact us for a ski club near you. 

Buy online here


Ultimate Flex - $195
  • 8 Night Lift Tickets (start at 4 PM), any night
  • 8 Group Lessons (age 8 and up)
  • Free day of spring skiing in March or April
  • 8 time ski rental package for $90
  • 8 time snowboard rental package for $115
  • SAVE $5 and join the fun by purchasing through a Holiday Valley Ski Club. Contact us for a ski club near you. 

Buy online here

Ultimate Select (was Pick-A-Night) - $150 to $200
  • A "Season Pass" for one night per week, starting at 4 PM. Sundays start at 2:30PM
  • Includes 8 Group Lessons, age 8 and up.
  • Free Day of Spring Skiing in March or April
  • Monday or Tuesday night $140
  • Wednesday or Thursday night $145
  • Friday or Saturday night $190 
  • Sunday Night for $165. Pass starts at 2:30 PM Sundays
  • 8 time ski rental package $90
  • 8 time snowboard rental package $115 
  • SAVE $5 and join the fun by purchasing through a Holiday Valley Ski Club. Contact us for a ski club near you.  

Buy online here

Ultimate Sunday (Was Sunday Xpress) - $285 Adult/$188 Jr
  • 8 Sunday anytime 8 Hour tickets
  • Junior Rate available for ages 7-11
  • Pass valid and after 2:30 PM on Dec. 27, Jan. 17, 2016 and Feb. 14, 2016
  • Free Day of Spring Skiing in March or April
  • Ultimate Sunday pass with 8 lessons $410 adult or $425 junior
  • SAVE $5 by purchasing through a Holiday Valley Ski Club. Contact us for a ski club near you.  

Buy online here

All programs that include night lift tickets start at 4:00 PM Monday-Saturday and at 2:30 on Sundays. The trails are open until 10:00 PM Monday through Sunday. 

Any questions contact Customer Service, (716) 699-2345.

NEW-Ultimate College /University Full Season Passes

If you are a college student (can provide a current college ID and transcript) you're in for a GREAT deal! The Ultimate College Pass - ONLY $299 - is good Monday through Friday during the day and 7 nights a week. The College Student Night Season Pass is ONLY $199, good 7 nights a week. 

Buy Online Here

College Night Lift Tickets - $28

Present your valid College ID at any ticket window for a $28 night lift ticket.

Valid Sunday through Thursday nights, all season long.

NEW- Senior Classic Pass

Are you over 65?

New Senior Discount off of our full Classic Season Pass if you've been an Ultimate Passholder for the past 5 years! Ages 65 to 69 get 25% off a Classic Pass and ages 70+ get 50% off a Classic Pass! Click here for Classic Pass Rates and benefits. (link to Classic Pass page)

Rental Packages

Save time, money and hassle by adding a rental package to your pass.

Skis, boots poles 

8 wks $90

Unlimited $115

Snowboard, boots

8 wks $115 

Unlimited $140

Helmet Rental  

8 wks $20 

Unlimited $32

* Unlimited Equipment Rental entitles you to rental equipment any time you're at Holiday Valley this season. Unlimited use without the hassle of transporting each visit. Non-transferable.

Student Season Pass

Attention students!

If you're in a school club that skis regularly at Holiday Valley and you want MORE time on the slopes, ask your advisor about upgrading to a Student Season Pass. The Pass includes your lift ticket and lessons with your club, plus unlimited skiing/riding throughout the season. A Night Student Season Pass is also available. The Student Season Pass is offered to full time students who are members of a school club that skis at Holiday Valley. The cost is about half the price of a regular combo season pass. 

Ask your advisor for a student season pass form, fill it out and turn it in to your advisor.


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Everyone Loves Ellicottville!
Everyone Loves Ellicottville!

The Village, although it is only 1 square mile, is full of fun, activities, shops, restaurants and history to please folks of all ages and interests.

Stroll down the main streets and you'll find a genuinely friendly place. Soak up the down-to-earth hospitality and discover a unique collection of fine restaurants, one-of-a-kind shops, a microbrewery and intriguing galleries. Ellicottville's 19th century charm is lovingly preserved in its homes and historic buildings that sit on quiet tree lined streets.

Explore the Village
Kicksled Rentals
Kicksled Rentals

A fun activity the whole family can enjoy on the packed trails along the bottom of the slopes. Rentals available at the Tamarack Front Desk, $10 per hour.


Tubing is all the fun of old fashioned sledding, but even better with night lights, a warming hut, a bonfire, a skating rink and best of all...a ride back up the hill! There’s 2 tows and over 20 lanes including 3 group lanes. The Tubing Park is on Rt. 242 and Bryant Hill Road, 3 miles east of Ellicottville. We're open Thursday and Friday nights, plus days and nights on weekends and holidays. Join in the FUN of winter at the Holiday Valley Tubing Company in Ellicottville!