Tag: Snow

Finding Hygge in the Chautauqua – Lake Erie Region

By Margot Russell, guest writer. In the midst of snow-filled days, we look for those “clean well-lighted” places written about by Ernest Hemingway—a place to escape when we’ve grown weary of our own four walls. In a similar tradition, the Scandinavians

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Sleigh Rides and “Jingle Bells”

Horse-drawn sleigh rides are a classic form of winter entertainment all over the world. In modern America, the “one horse open sleigh” from the song “Jingle Bells” is the closest we tend to get to a real sleigh ride. The

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Horse and Sleigh Parade at Chautauqua

Even though the official Sleigh Rally is cancelled this year, the State Line Draft Horse Club has invited several more teams and clubs to join them at the Chautauqua Institution on Sunday, January 31, 2010 for a parade. There will

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Snowmobile Economic Impact Survey

We are requesting that everyone who rides snowmobile in Chautauqua County fill-out a paper survey, found in over 25 restaurants, hotels, motels and taverns or go to the on-line version to fill-in your information. Click here to take survey online

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