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Tag Archives: Cannon Mountain

Mountains and Everything In Between

Mountains and Everything In Between

Posted on by Tom Howe

Franconia Notch State Park, located between the Franconia and Kinsman mountain ranges, is an easily accessible park with a wide range of attractions. Saved by a 1927 campaign by the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, Franconia Notch … Continue reading

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Waterfalls in the Whites

Waterfalls in the Whites

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

I am beginning this post with a question- What is the most hare-brained adventure you have ever experienced? If you want my answer, just scroll to the bottom of this post. But if you can wait, you’ll view some of … Continue reading

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The "Other Side of the Mountain"

The “Other Side of the Mountain”

Posted on by andrew-keohan

As skiers and riders make their last turns down Cannon Mountain, some employees are just preparing to begin their evening on the mountain. At 3pm, the Mountain Operations team gathers for their daily meeting. Staff members from each department (Snowmaking, … Continue reading

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A Parallel Universe

A Parallel Universe

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

I had the pleasure of exchanging several e-mails this past week with Roger Ahlgren who currently resides in Nevada. Roger, who retired from the State of New Hampshire long ago, worked for NH State Police in the Radio Maintenance Division … Continue reading

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Sugar Hill Lupines

The Lovely Lupines of Sugar Hill

Posted on by Jackie Raiford, New Hampshire State Parks Intern

I have to confess that I find the Franconia Notch area to be one of the most beautiful in New Hampshire. When I vacationed last fall and saw how dramatically blue the sky could be against the fiery foliage I … Continue reading

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A Day at Cannon Mountain

A Day at Cannon Mountain

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

A few days ago, my friend Emily and I had the awesome opportunity to go to Cannon Mountain in Franconia Notch State Park. Cannon is a 4100 foot mountain that has 56 open trails this winter. Craving snow? Cannon’s got … Continue reading

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