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Cannon Mountain, Franconia

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Nestled within the White Mountains, Cannon Mountain boasts towering cliff faces, forested slopes, and extensive ski areas open to the public. Stop by the mountain, located within the bounds of a state park, and marvel at its 1,240 m (4,080 ft) facade of sheer rock. Try your hand at climbing on one of the mountain's several routes, popular among visiting enthusiasts. In the ski season visitors flock here thanks to the variety of runs and slopes serviced by a system of ski lifts. Alternatively, just pop on some comfortable hiking shoes and make use of the area's crisscrossing network of trails offering sweeping views over the surrounding terrain. Plan your visit to Cannon Mountain and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Franconia trip planner.
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  • If you are in the area, be sure to check out Cannon Mountain both from the bottom and from the top. Take the tram up for same short hikes. 
    If you are in the area, be sure to check out Cannon Mountain both from the bottom and from the top. Take the tram up for same short hikes.  more »
  • LOVE this mountain! It's not the Alps or Rockies, but it's big and magnificent. We've ridden the tramway up, walked some of its trails, and basked in its glorious views. It's home to what's left of... 
    LOVE this mountain! It's not the Alps or Rockies, but it's big and magnificent. We've ridden the tramway up, walked some of its trails, and basked in its glorious views. It's home to what's left of...  more »
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  • Great day, a true Cannon day, fresh stuff around, foggy, tricky, ,, absolute fire!
  • Very beautiful location. Had lots of fun walking to the top.

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