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Cannon Mountain

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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 Lift4,167ft
Resort Height2,001ft
 Nearest AirportsGreenville and Asheville
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Cannon Mountain

The ski area of Cannon Mountain is at an altitude of 2,001ft.


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.


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


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 2 miles 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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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Cannon Mountain

Ski Area Stats

Cannon Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
37 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Cannon Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift4,167ft
Lowest Trail2,001ft
Resort Altitude (Cannon Mountain)2,001ft
Max Vertical2,165ft

Ski Slope Aspects


Cannon Mountain has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow).

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cannon Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Cannon Mountain?

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


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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.


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.

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