Seasonal Fun & Events
BoatingVisitors flock to the area to enjoy outdoor recreation and watersports on its five lakes including the Lake Erie shoreline.
FishingPopular fishing waters in Chautauqua County include
- Chautauqua Lake
- Bear Lake
- Findley Lake
- Cassadaga Lake
Snow fall for Chautauqua County can total 200-plus inches annually! That makes great conditions for Western New York downhill skiing, snowboarding and even snow tubing at nearby ski resorts.
Cross country skiing and snowshoeing enthusiasts can explore our region's vast multi-use trail systems.
Plus, Chautauqua County leads the state with more miles of groomed fat bike trails than any other county.