Cycling Weekend is an amazing tour of Cattaraugus County with the final day’s route through Amish Country. Cycle Ellicottville III is scheduled for June 3-5.
This is a weekend of cycling fun for riders who will enjoy the ideal road riding routes around Holiday Valley in Cattaraugus County. The event is geared toward level 2 and 3 riders, people who regularly ride 30 to 60 plus miles (48-96 km) per ride for multiple days on rolling hills and some steeper hills at an average speed of 15-18 mph. Registration is $299 per person, double occupancy and includes Friday and Saturday night lodging at the Inn at Holiday Valley, three guided road rides (with sag wagon), cycling clinics and “light” instruction, meals, social activities and a goody bag full of cycling treats! You’ll leave with new friends, new places to ride and some useful cycling tips. Commuter rate without lodging is $205. There will activities for non-riding spouses as well.
Friday June 3
Afternoon arrival and registration at the Inn at Holiday Valley
5-6:30 p.m., 20 mile (32 km)warmup ride
6:30 p.m. Evening gathering at the Inn at Holiday Valley with beer tasting, cash bar and hors d’oeuvres.
Dinner on your own in Ellicottville
Saturday June 4
7 a.m. Breakfast at the Inn
8:30-9:30 a.m. Casual educational clinic
9:45 a.m., 40 mile (64 km) ride
1:00-2:30 p.m. Lunch served at the Overlook Terrace at Holiday Valley
Open time for pools, Sky High Adventure Park and shopping in Ellicottville
6:30 p.m. Dinner outside on the deck, weather permitting
Sunday June 5
8 a.m. long ride, 80+ miles (129 km) through Amish country)
Snacks will be delivered along the route
Box lunch back at the Inn and then farewell!
Lodging Packages and Registration
The Inn at Holiday Valley is the official host hotel for the Cycle Ellicottville weekend! Call (800) 323-0020.
Add an extra night to your Cycle Ellicottville package for $119 (Thursday or Sunday) and ride the Allegany State Park loop, beautiful scenery and smooooooth! This ride is on your own.