Columbia Outdry Wins Editors Choice Awards

Best Waterproof Breathable Jacket Backpacker magazine gave Columbia Outdry Ex Diamond its prestigious Backpacker’s Editor’s Choice awards in Spring 2016. What makes the Columbia Outdry Ex Diamond one of the best waterproof breathable jackets on that market? First of all, it never wets out. Unlike Goretex or other proprietary waterproof beatable membranes, Columbia’s Outdry doesn’t…

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Adventure Bound Becomes Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Guide Service

Adventure Bound in Ellicottville joins the ranks of the most exclusive fly fishing guide services in the world with newly acquired Orvis Endorsed guide certification. In addition to solidifying its relationship with the renowned Orvis brand, Adventure Bound’s guides achieve recognition for exemplifying the rigorous standards required to receive Orvis Endorsed designation. Anglers across the globe choose to…

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Snowshoeing in Ellicottville, NY

Winter is declaring its presence in a mighty way in western NY. We have had lots of lake effect snowfalls over the past several days, making conditions perfect for exploring this winter wonderland! Ellicottville is a well-known destination for nordic skiing, backcountry skiing, alpine skiing, and snowboarding.  Snowshoeing provides an opportunity for anybody to get outdoors…

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Fly Fishing Film Tour – November 5th

As the calendar year winds down, anglers throughout the region wait with eager anticipation for the arrival of steelhead season, which is arguably the premier fishing opportunity in this part of the world. Adventure Bound and Holiday Valley Ski Resort are celebrating the season by hosting The Fly Fishing Film Tour on Saturday, November 5th. Doors…

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48 Hours of Fun! Things to Do In Ellicottville

Ellicottville, New York has long been heralded as a fabulous location for weekend excursions.  In every season, the scenery is breathtaking. Ellicottville also offers a variety of events suited for all ages. Plan to arrive on Friday evening so you don’t miss the multitude of events in Ellicottville. Three Friday evenings in August – the 12th, 19th…

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Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19th

Father’s Day is just around the corner and Adventure Bound has the perfect gift for every dad! Here are some of our favorites: Leatherman Wave Multi-tool. The Wave is Leatherman’s most popular model, made famous by its outside-accessible blades that can be deployed with just one hand. The Wave’s 17 tools include needle nose pliers, regular…

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Ellicottville Spring Wildflower Hike

Have you ever wondered what kind of flowers are blooming along the path as you hike or bike in Ellicottville? How did they get interesting names like trout lily or squirrel corn? Or where do they go so fast? Adele Wellman, Allegany State Park Naturalist, can help you learn to identify our local beauties on…

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