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Cannon Mountain

Cannon Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Cannon Mountain, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,270m
Resort Height610m
 Nearest AirportsGreenville and Asheville
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Cannon Mountain

The American ski resort of Cannon Mountain is at an altitude of 610m.

Summary

Cannon Mountain has direct access to 39 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Cannon Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Cannon Mountain is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Cannon Mountain.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Cannon Mountain is 3km long and the most difficult run is the 'Tram Line Trail'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cannon Mountain?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Cannon Mountain.

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Ski Area Stats

Cannon Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
20
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
26
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 9 
Cross Country
Total Length
60km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Cannon Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,270m
Lowest Piste610m
Resort Altitude (Cannon Mountain)610m
Max Vertical660m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cannon Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Cannon Mountain?

This ski resort is in Rabun, Georgia, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Cannon Mountain is Greenville, 111 minutes drive away.

Asheville, Atlanta, Chattanooga and Knoxville airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Cannon Mountain open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is late November (Normally opens Friday after Thanksgiving), and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Cannon Mountain, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Cannon Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

Cannon Mountain