The village of Tannersville in the Catskill Mountains is the closest village to Hunter Mountain, one of the most popular ski resorts in the Northeast U.S. Tannersville has a noteworthy charm, evident everywhere you look as businesses and murals in the center of town are painted in bright and lively colors. For that reason it is known as the Painted Village in the Sky. Carve out some time to visit the beautiful Mountain Top Arboretum, situated 2,400 feet above sea level. It is the site of the popular Camelback Ski Area and Camel beach Waterpark. There are 35 slopes on the mountain and 15 lifts. Camelback Mountain Resort is the largest there available in the state.