The Town of Hunter contains 2 villages; a village named Hunter and a village named Tannersville. The town is on the County's south border. he south town line and part of the east town line are the border of Ulster County, New York. The Town is in the Catskill Mountains and the Catskill Park. Many of the Catskill High Peaks, including Hunter Mountain, the highest in the county and the second-highest in the Catskills, are in the town. The Village of Hunter has a piano museum and a theatre, a craft shop, a book store, a farm market and art gallery. There is also a hardware store, a library and an antique shop, the ski slope offering festivals and sky rides during the breath-taking foliage season in late September and early October.