Cattaraugus County, known as the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York, is situated below Buffalo and Niagara Falls and borders the Allegheny National Forest. There is plenty of room to explore as the County is home to beautiful scenery that display forested, rolling hills and clean, sparkling lakes, rivers and streams; quaint villages and friendly people, with events and activities for all interests. We have major attractions that will enhance your search for the unknown, including Allegany State Park, Griffis Sculpture Park, Rock City Park, and the ski town of Ellicottville with its ski resorts, Holiday Valley and HoliMont. Visit the Seneca Nation of Indians and New York’s Amish Trail to experience Culture and History first hand. See why you too will become Enchanted with our area.