Cannon Mountain is one of the most notable and interesting mountains in the north-eastern United States. Cannon Mountain Ski Area
, located on Cannon Mountain in the White Mountains
of New Hampshire
, is a state-owned resort within the Franconia Notch State Park
. Vacation rentals are only a 2 ½ hour drive from Boston
and less than 3 hours from Montreal
This popular winter sport area is a perfect ski or snow boarding destination
minutes from comfortable and cozy apartment rentals, condo rentals, chalet rentals and villa rentals. Cannon Mountain has the most vertical of any ski area in New Hampshire, and with nine lifts servicing 165 acres of skiing, is the eighth largest in New England
. The New England Ski Museum
attracts skiers to the area in the off-season, as well.
The mountain is also a recreational Mecca
for vacation rental lodging and villas. The sheer cliffs on the peak's east side offer some of the best rock-climbing
on the east coast and a number of hiking trails
criss-cross Cannon Mountain and the surrounding region.
Just minutes from vacation home rentals you can take a ride on the Aerial Tramway
to the summit of Cannon Mountain. On a clear day, you can see the mountains of four states and Canada
! For almost 200 years the mountain was best known for as the site of the Old Man of the Mountain
, a series of rock ledges that resembled a jagged profile of a man's face which collapsed in 2003 after a freeze cycle. The Old Man of the Mountain Museum
is now located in the Aerial Tramway Base station.
The Flume Gorge
is a stunning natural wonder that will leave you spellbound as you stroll through the path from vacation rentals. You'll walk among towering moss-covered granite walls, past cascading waterfalls, historic covered bridges, glacial boulders and much more. In the vicinity of apartment rentals, condo rentals, chalet rentals and villa rentals, you will also discover the Basin
, a geologic wonder located at the base of the beautiful waterfall.
is popular with both fly fisherman and anglers staying in nearby vacation rental accommodation. Enjoy swimming, boating and fishing at Echo Lake Beach
, a 28-acre lake with an excellent view near apartment rental, condo rental, chalet rental and villa rental accommodations, where the slopes of Cannon Mountain ski area drop right to the edge of the lake.
Vacation rental accommodations in the beautiful White Mountains are conveniently situated near the major ski resorts
at Cannon Mountain, Bretton Woods
, Loon Mountain
and Mount Washington. Charming apartment rental, condo rental, chalet rental and villa rental accommodation in Canyon Mountain enjoy easy access to a wealth of year round activities
like hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, antiquing, shopping, riding, soaring, tennis, cross-country skiing, ice skating, downhill skiing, and horse drawn sleigh rides.