Catskill Mountain Living in Hunter
When the name Hunter is mentioned, the immediate word association is “powder.” This is one of the best places within a couple of hours from New York City to ski and snowboard. Hunter Mountain boasts dozens of runs for all ability levels as well as terrain park, snow tubing and resort spa, plus drinks and dining.
Hunter is a lively hamlet, especially during the winter season, but there's also plenty of activity during the off-season as well, such as the Mountain Jam music festival, zip line adventure tours, biking and hiking. And it's near one of the best swimming holes ever, the Kaaterskill Falls.
If it's a chalet or log home you are looking for, Hunter is definitely the place to find it. On the other end of the spectrum, Onteora Park offers classic, spacious, Adirondack-style homes that embody traditional, bygone grandeur and the days of yore.The second highest peak in the Catskills, Hunter Mountain offers plenty of opportunities for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and go back to their rural roots.
Those seeking a change in venue and even more wintertime goodness can drive a short distance to neighboring Windham, New York, home to Windham Mountain and even more dining and backwoods adventures. A short distance further brings travelers to a number of small, low population towns, each with their own rich and unique local culture.
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