Cannon Mountain Ski Area

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260 Tramway Drive
Franconia, NH 03580
I- 93 to Exit 34B & 34C
Telephone: 603-823-8800

Thank you for a great 2021-2022 season!

Activities and Amenities

Cannon Mountain is New Hampshire's only state-owned premiere ski area in beautiful Franconia Notch State Park. Cannon offers 11 lifts servicing 285 acres of skiing (192 with snowmaking), 25 miles of trails and has the only aerial tramway in New Hampshire. The ski area features diverse terrain across two mountains and the highest ski area summit in NH at 4080', including the popular Tuckerbrook Family Area for beginners and families. Cannon also has the most vertical of any ski area in New Hampshire, 2,330 feet, and is the seventh largest in New England. US Olympic skier Bode Miller grew up skiing at Cannon.

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Mountain Stats

Trails & Glades: 97
Lifts: 11
Total: 1 70-passenger Aerial Tramway; 1 Detachable Quad Chair; 2 Fixed Grip Quad Chair, 3 Triple Chairs; 1 Fixed Grip Double Chair, 1 T-Bar, 1 Handle Tow, 1 Wonder Carpet
Summit Elevation (Ski Area) Cannon: 4,080' - The Highest Ski Area Summit in NH!
Mittersill: 3650
Base Elevation Cannon: 1,900' Mittersill: 1850'
Vertical Drop 2,180 Feet - The Longest Vertical Drop in NH!
Total Trail Mileage 25 miles
Longest Run 2.3 miles
Ski Area Acreage 285 Skiable Acres (Cannon: 185, Mittersill: 100)
Trail Difficulty % 15% Beginner, 52% Intermediate, 33 % Expert
Snowmaking 192 Acres
Annual Snowfall 160 inches
Exposure Cannon Faces North - Northeast
Ski Season Length Late November through Early / Mid April - typical
Lift Capacity 11,000 skiers per hour

2021/2022 Amenities

Snowsports School: Full-service PSIA Ski and Snowboard School in the Brookside Learning Center. Adult & Children's lessons available by private and multi-private lessons. Limited Childcare available for ages 12-35 months old. Seasonal programs available.
Retail/Rentals: Retail Shops located in the Notchview Lodge and at the Tram Base; plus ski/snowboard rental & service shop in the Peabody Lodge. All rental skis are "shaped" skis; all rental snowboards feature "step in" bindings.
Places to Eat - please respect new 2020/21 COVID-19 policies
Lafayette Food Court: Full cafeteria located in the Peabody Base Lodge
Notchview Cafe: Sandwiches, soups, baked goods, snacks, etc. Bar with beer & wine located in the Notchview Lodge
Cafe 4080': Light fare, beverages & full bar located in the Tram Summit Lodge - open Saturdays, Sundays & daily during Holiday periods. Closes at 3pm.
Tramway Country Store: Light fare & beverages located in the Tram Base Lodge - Open when the Tram is operating.
Cannonball Pub: Located in the Peabody Base Lodge. Open daily 10am-6pm throughout the winter season. Full bar & pub menu


Notice: Drone Use is Restricted
Drone use is restricted at all NH State Park. Drone operators are not permitted to take off or land within NH State Park boundaries.