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$3.2 Million in Upgrades at Holiday Valley

April 23, 2018

Highlights of Holiday Valley's $3.2 million upgrades include expanded automated snowmaking, a new groomer, a conveyor lift on Slippery Streets, slope work including several “tree trails” for kids and a new shuttle van. Summer projects at Sky High Adventure Park include a Tarzan swing on Riptide in the Aerial Park, and creation of the Happy Holiday Gem Mining Company.


Summer at Holiday Valley

April 18, 2018

Skiers may shed a tear when the snow melts off the ski slopes at Holiday Valley in Ellicottville, NY, but with all of the summer activities and events in store, the warm and sunny months will fly by. 


Holiday Valley Mudslide Obstacle Trail Run

April 5, 2018

A Rip Roarin’ Slippery Slidin’ Obstacle Jumpin’ Trail Runnin’ Event


Winter is Back at Holiday Valley in a BIG Way

March 2, 2018

March is definitely in like a lion as over 18 inches of snow fell on the slopes of Holiday Valley on Thursday night and Friday morning.  This snow came at just the right time, with several events planned throughout the month of March.


Holiday Valley College Passes are a Great Value

September 26, 2017

Holiday Valley in Western New York State is a leading eastern North American winter resort and its College Pass may be the best deal going.


$3.3 Million in Improvements for 2017-18 Winter Season

September 11, 2017

Holiday Valley, New York State’s most visited ski resort, has added to its automated snowmaking system, purchased two groomers, expanded the beginner’s area and accomplished a host of other projects for the 2017-2018 winter season.  Guests of Holiday Valley will reap the benefits of more efficient and increased snowmaking, allowing for added time and enjoyment on the slopes this season.  This year’s $3.3 million brings the total investment for this independent resort to more than $126 million in the past 24 years.


2017-18 Season Pass and Lift Tickets

August 25, 2017

Holiday Valley’s continued reinvestment into resort resources and facilities each year is done so in appreciation for all those who contribute to making the resort New York State’s most visited ski resort.  The resort offers a variety of pass options to best match the schedule and lifestyle of any skier or rider.  The deadline for securing preseason rates is September 15th for Classic passes and November 1st for Ultimate passes.  The season is projected to begin on November 24th and end on April 8th.


Labour Day Fun and Relaxation at Holiday Valley

August 21, 2017

Labour Day Weekend is fast approaching and soon enough the air will begin to cool and the leaves will start to turn.  Fortunately enough, summer activity remains in full swing at Holiday Valley Resort in Ellicottville, NY.  The Spruce Lake chairlift is now spinning on weekends through October 15th, 11a.m. to 5 p.m. for $7 per rider.


Beer and Wine Festival 2017

July 25, 2017

The 14th annual Beer and Wine Festival at Holiday Valley is scheduled for November 10 and 11. It is a great time with a HUGE variety of craft beers, good music and fun people. Make it a weekend with a lodging package at Tamarack, the Inn or a Holiday Valley Rental Property.


Sky High Adventure Park 2017

July 21, 2017

Sky High Adventure Park, the latest addition to Holiday Valley’s array of outdoor activities, includes the Aerial Adventure Park, Climbing Forest and Sky Flyer Mountain Coaster.