“Fall” in Love with Ellicottville

Most people in western New York are familiar with Ellicottville’s Fall Festival, which is Friday, October 5 through Sunday, October 7 in 2018. Fall Festival attracts crowds in excess of 30,000 people annually. But most of those festival-goers are unaware of the fact that Ellicottville is the perfect vacation destination all season long! Ellicottville has…

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Summer Fun in Ellicottville!

If you haven’t made it to the Spruce Lake paddle and learning center this summer, you’ve been missing out! Thanks to a wonderful partnership with Holiday Valley resort, kayak and sup rentals are now being offered from a beautiful new log cabin at the head of the lake. Rentals are available Fridays from 12-5, Saturdays…

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3rd Annual Paddle Sports Festival

We are excited to announce the third annual paddle sports festival! Saturday and Sunday of Father’s Day Weekend (June 16 & 17), we will be gathering at Spruce Lake at the top of Holiday Valley. A $10 admission fee provides a wristband with access to kayaks, stand up paddle boards (SUPs) and kids races. Best…

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Destination Chrome – Cattaraugus Creek

Steelhead Fishing in Ellicottville, New York Flowing through Western New York approximately 20 minutes from Ellicottville, Cattaraugus Creek (known as the Catt to local anglers), is a real fly anglers destination.  It’s headwaters and the tributaries feeding it provide a great opportunity for catching wild rainbow and brown trout.  Meandering its way through Arcade, NY,…

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Orvis Podcast on Fly Fishing from a SUP

Adventure Bound fly fishing guide, Damon Newpher, had the opportunity to participate as a celebrity guest during Tom Rosenbauer’s Orvis Podcast about fly fishing from stand up paddle boards (SUPs). During the podcast, Damon had the chance to wow Rosenbauer’s guests with his knowledge of the up and coming sport of SUP fishing. Adventure Bound…

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Steelhead Fishing in Western NY

Are you looking for world-class Steelhead fishing in western, NY? Look no further! Adventure Bound in Ellicottville, NY has the guides, the gear and the knowledge to help you live out the fly fishing experience of your dreams. But it’s not just about the fishing. We know how important it is to keep your non-fishing…

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Steelhead Basics for Fishing in Western NY

In western NY, the air is cooling, we’re getting daily showers and days are shortening. For most folks, these are the familiar harbingers of fall. For the fly fishing crew at Adventure Bound, seasonal weather conditions herald the much-anticipated arrival of the annual steelhead migration; Lake Erie Steelhead are moving into local tributaries. Understanding the life cycle…

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Huge Kayak Warehouse Sale August 2nd-13th

June was one of the wettest months on record this year. As a result, we have surplus inventory in our paddle sports department! Adventure Bound is announcing a massive in-season warehouse sale for kayaks and stand up paddle boards. All whitewater kayaks and white water inventory are being sold at dealer cost. This includes whitewater…

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