Holiday Valley
Holiday Valley, located in Ellicottville just one hour south of Buffalo is Western New York's premier destination ski resort. There are three base lodges, two hotels and numerous amenities. The ski resort also serves skiers in the Southern Ontario region. A large variety of terrain including glades, state of the art snowmaking and grooming technology (611 snowguns), ski-in/out lodging and the town combine to create a true destination resort. The Sky High Mountain Coaster located near the Tannenbaum Lodge takes you on a thrilling ride through the woods even in the winter months. Four terrain parks offer lots of features including jumps, rails, and rollers for riders and skiers. 37 trails are lit for night skiing/boarding.
Region: Western NY / Buffalo
Closest Town: Ellicottville, New York
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise750 ft
Base Elevation1500 ft
Summit Elevation2250 ft
Annual Snowfall180 inches
Number of Trails58
Skiable Acres290
Longest Run4224 feet / 1287 metres
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts13
High Speed Six Chairs0
High Speed Quad Chairs3
Quad Chairs8
Triple Chairs0
Double Chairs0
Surface Lifts2
Lift Capacity23850 (skiers per hour)
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 11/22/19
Season 2019Opened 11/21/18
Season 201811/24/17 to 04/14/18 (142 days)
Season 201711/25/16 to 04/02/17 (129 days)
Season 201612/20/15 to 03/27/16 (99 days)
Season 201511/21/14 to 04/11/15 (142 days)
Season 201411/29/13 to 04/12/14 (135 days)
Season 201312/15/12 to 04/13/13 (120 days)
Resort Features
Night Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
The packed cross country trails are along the top ridgeline of Holiday Valley and around the golf course.
Snowshoe Trails
Snow Tubing
Terrain Park
Holiday Valley has five terrain parks with designated terrain for introductory, intermediate and boardercross features.

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Holiday Valley.
Status: Open for Events/Activities

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/20/19
Regular $66 $85
Low $60 $73
Multi day discounts available

Price lows reflect midweek non holiday rates. Military discount. Ages 70 and over discount. Ages 6 and under free.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

Sorry, no discount lift tickets are current available for Holiday Valley


Lodging at Base
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Holiday Valley offers lodging on the winter slopes and summer golf course.

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Kids Program
Womens Program
Ski Lessons Available
Snowboard Lessons
Equipment Rentals
Adaptive Program

Nearby Resorts

HoliMont9 mins
Kissing Bridge42 mins
Buffalo Ski Club49 mins
Cockaigne Ski Area58 mins

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