Cannon Mountain

New Hampshire, East Coast USA

Highlights

  • Great choice of resorts including Loon, Waterville and Bretton Woods
  • 97% snow coverage
  • Wide range of intermediate to advanced trails
  • Highest ski area summit in New Hampshire standing at over 4000ft
  • Varied après-ski options available including snow-tubing and ice hockey matches

Why choose this resort?

Set in the picturesque Franconia Notch State Park, Cannon Mountain resort offers the highest ski area summit in New Hampshire. Thanks to an elevation of over 4000ft as well as some well-placed lifts, the resort presents access to over 80 trails as well as neighbouring resorts such as Loon, Waterville and Bretton Woods. The tree-lined trails of scenic views across the range including Vista Way’s picture-postcard look over to Mount Lafayette. There lies over 282 acres of skiable piste offering a range of terrain from glades and off-summit runs.
Boston is just a 3 hours’ drive away providing your students with a great opportunity to absorb some history as students learn about its place in the American Revolution.
 

On the slopes

With Bode Miller plying his trade on Cannon Mountain as a young World Cup hopeful, the resort proves to be an inspired choice for schools. While 21% of Cannon Mountain’s runs are geared towards those new to the slopes, the resort is a treasure-trove for intermediates. Over a quarter of the resort provides advanced skiers with an array of testing slopes accessible via Cannon’s iconic aerial tramways. With 81 trails linked by 10 lifts, even the most seasoned skier will find plenty to keep them occupied. The freestyle skiers and snowboarders in your group will have plenty to challenge and develop their skills in the resort’s terrain parks. The resort is also capable of 97% snowmaking across its wide open glades, narrow trails, challenging chutes and gullies of the Front Five ski area making it a great choice for schools seeking fresh powder days.
 

Travel details

London to Boston7 hours
Boston to Lincoln2 hours 30mins
New York to Cannon Mountain7 hours

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Resort height 579m
Lift range 579-1244m
Number of lifts 10
Size of piste 282 acres
Number of trails 81
Beginner 21%
Intermediate 47%
Advanced 32%
Snowmaking 97%

Piste Map

Hotels

The Mountain Club on Loon

Cannon Mountain

Any school parties hoping for doorstep skiing on the east coast of America should certainly consider checking out the Mountain Club of Loon as they'll discover not only an enviable location but plenty of welcoming in-house options too.

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Kancamagus Motor Lodge

Cannon Mountain

Thanks to this comfortable mountain lodge providing easy access to both skiable slopes and local après ski, school parties will be presented with the best of both worlds when it comes to the awesome array of things to do in the White Mountains National Forest.

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Indian Head Resort

Cannon Mountain

There's just something about the mountain peaks of Waterville Valley that help to inspire active imaginations and the Indian Head Resort is certainly no exception.

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Apres-Ski

Apres-Ski

With some of the East Coast’s top resorts found just around the corner, a number of après-ski options open up in Loon, Waterville and Lincoln. From snow-tubing and ice skating to bowling and even the chance to watch an ice hockey match the selection of varied après options will keep your students occupied long after the lifts close for the day. 

Highlights

  • Ice skating
  • Tubing
  • Cinema
  • Bowling
  • Night skiing at Bretton Woods
  • Outlet shopping at North Conway
 

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Waterville Valley

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