Moss Lake – explore the unique vegetation of Allegany County
May 1, 2019
Moss Lake is a 15-acre bog lake, which was formed thousands of years ago. After the last continental glacier melted, it left behind a water-filled depression. Eventually, a sphagnum moss mat grew over much of the open water. Come and walk the trails and experience all the Lake has to offer!
The 31st Annual Greater Wellsville Trout Derby – April 27 & 28, 2019
April 22, 2019
Island Park in downtown Wellsville is the headquarters for this year’s Trout Derby being held on Saturday and Sunday, April 27th and 28th!
Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame
April 12, 2019
Are you a fan of boxing? Well, one of the best kept secrets of the world of boxing is located right here in Allegany County!
Hiking the Trails of Allegany County
April 8, 2019
Allegany County is home to incredible nature, filled with awe and natural beauty. You can enjoy all of the twenty four (yes….24!) trails that criss-cross the county every season of the year and have a unique experience each time you do. You’ll be surprised by the discoveries to be made!
Allegany County is rich in history…and our Historical Societies are ready to tell you all about it!
March 30, 2019
Looking for local history? Head to the Allegany County Historical Society and the Andover Historical Society located in Andover NY
Hometown Heroes— Blackhawk Down Pilot Clifton Wolcott and Corporal Jason Dunham
March 25, 2019
We honor the men and women of Allegany County who have sacrificed so much to protect our freedom. We salute you!
The Modern Diner of Wellsville
March 20, 2019
While time has indeed marched forward, the diner hasn’t changed all that much. It is still one of the very few of its construction type to have survived time…
Frank Baum….author of The Wizard of Oz…and resident of Richburg NY!
March 15, 2019
“We’re off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz”
The Wizard of Oz is the most beloved iconic film of the ages and most definitely has pieces of its author, Frank Baum’s time of living in Allegany County!
Nicholson’s Pharmacy and Gift Shop of Belmont is Your One-Stop Shopping Experience!
March 10, 2019
For Allegany County, the equivalent of a modern-day general store is that of Belmont’s own Nicholson’s Pharmacy and Gifts.
Alma Veterans’ Retreat
February 25, 2019
Alma’s veterans’ retreat was founded and built by the Allegany County Veterans’ Organization, for veterans and their families. The ACVO is open for members of all branches of the military—men and women. A veteran does not even have to live in Allegany County to be a member of the organization.