According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 57.7 square miles (149.5 km²), of which, 56.9 square miles (147.4 km²) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.2 km²) of it (1.47%) is water.
The Raquette River flows eastward through the northern part of the town.
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