Mountain Stats

Cannon Mountain Ski Area & Aerial Tramway Franconia Notch State Park
260 Tramway Drive
Franconia, NH 03580
I- 93 to Exit 34B & 34C
Telephone 603-823-8800
Fax 603-823-8088
Snow Conditions 603-823-7771

FNSP Summer Hours General Office Hours are 8am - 4pm daily. Find specific Park Attraction hours & info HERE
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 

Lift Hours:
(Subject to Change)

Tram: 9am Fri & Mon and 8:15am Sat, Sun & Holiday Periods. Closed Tues/Wed/Thurs during Non-Holiday periods. (Tram runs late December through late March)

  Peabody Express, Zoomer, Tuckerbrook, Cannonball: Daily 9am, Weekends/Holidays 8:30am
  Eagle Cliff, Brookside, Huckerbrook Handle Tow, Magic Carpet Weekends/Holidays ONLY at 9am.
  Mittersill Double Lift - 9am midweek, 8:30am weekend/holiday
Holiday Periods: 12/26/18-1/1/19, 1/12/19-1/14/19, 2/16/19-2/24/19, Cannon is closed Christmas Day
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
Snowsports School Full-service PSIA Ski and Snowboard School; Irv Fountain, Director 
Youth Programs:  Brookside Learning Center: offers all-day and part-day programs, plus childcare for ages 6 weeks and older. Seasonal programs available.
Retail/Rentals Retail Shop 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.
Uphill Traffic / Skinning Policy

 Uphill traffic/skinning is for skiers & snowboarders only and is restricted to a certain route with the purchase of an uphill skinning ticket. Access to trails before or after posted lift hours is prohibited. Details here

DRONE Policy The use of Drones for photography or other use at Cannon Mountain is prohibited. The airspace above Cannon is protected, and authorization must be obtained prior to operating a drone over/around Cannon Mountain.