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Get in the Holiday Valley with Holiday Valley

December 13, 2017

We’re looking forward to the holiday season in Ellicottville.  Bring the whole family to enjoy the unique shops and restaurants and small town charm of the scenic, light-strung streets of downtown Ellicottville.


Snowmaking Startup Friday November 10

November 9, 2017

With Friday’s predicted low temperatures in the teens and highs only in the low 20’s, it’s the perfect scenario to start up our snowmaking system. We look for at least a 24 hour period of cold and we expect to be able to make snow starting Friday morning and possibly into Saturday.


New Managers Hired

October 27, 2017

Holiday Valley is pleased to announce that Frank Miller has been promoted to Hotel Facilities Manager and Shanell Kiersz has been hired as the Manager at Holiday Valley Rental Management.


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.


Golf Holiday Valley

June 27, 2017

Golf season is officially underway at Holiday Valley Resort.  The one-of-a-kind “Double Black Diamond” course is an exceptional, scenic blend of mountain and flat terrain.