Holiday Valley Opens for the 2020-21 season

December 7, 2020

Thanks to Mother Nature’s cold temperatures and snowmaking technology, Dennis Eshbaugh, the President and General Manager of Holiday Valley Resort announced today that the 2020-21 winter season will begin on Thursday morning, December 10th, 2020. 


Snowmaking Begins on November 17

November 16, 2020

Holiday Valley will fire up the snowguns on Tuesday, November 17.


Holiday Valley to Construct New Chairlift

November 11, 2020

Holiday Valley Resort has announced plans to construct a new chairlift in 2021. The new lift is a state of the art high speed detachable quad chairlift that will replace the fixed grip Yodeler Quad, built in 2001.


SKI Magazine Readers Rate Holiday Valley 6th in the East

November 1, 2020

The SKI Magazine Reader Resort Survey once again named Holiday Valley Resort one of the top resorts in Eastern North America.


Holiday Valley Capital Improvements 2020-2021

August 14, 2020

Holiday Valley Resort in Ellicottville, NY has invested $2.9 million in improvement projects for summer and the upcoming 2020-21 winter season


The Bizarre Season 2019-20

March 17, 2020

Maybe bizarre doesn’t fully describe the 2019-20 winter season. There was a wide range between the roller coaster weather, the great lake effect storms and the abrupt ending with the Covid 19 event. Wow. But on the good side, it was a decent season, starring February with snowy weekends and good business. 


Lounsbury Adaptive Ski Program

February 8, 2020

"De-emphasize the Disability" is the motto of the Lounsbury Adaptive Ski Program at Holiday Valley.



Holiday Valley is The Perfect Family Winter Getaway

December 20, 2019

Sharing a few days on the slopes, away from the commitments and distractions of everyday life brings families together in a way nothing else can. Holiday Valley offers the “Just Right” family vacation, for parents who have kids who are ready for some independence, but still young enough to enjoy hanging out with Mom and Dad. 


e-Bike Rentals at Holiday Valley

July 20, 2019

Holiday Valley Resort purchased 8 Rossignol electric assist, or e-bikes, and has begun renting them at Sky High Adventure Park.  An e-bike allows the rider to shift into 3 different power modes to assist with uphill climbing.


Celebrate Summer at Holiday Valley

June 13, 2019

The beginning of July marks the birthday celebrations of both Canada and the US with Canada Day on July 1st  and Independence Day on July 4th.  Holiday Valley and the Village of Ellicottville, New York celebrate both holidays with the Summer Festival of the Arts, scheduled for July 5th through 7th