Hi-Cannon Trail

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1.6 Miles 2.5 Kilometers


Singletrack

1,916' 584 m

Ascent

-10' -3 m

Descent

3,903' 1,190 m

High

1,998' 609 m

Low

23%

Avg Grade (13°)

76%

Max Grade (37°)

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Navigate a narrow and steep tread to the top of Cannon Mountain.

Tchelsea Grenfell

Overview

Features: Fall Colors — Views
Dogs: Leashed

Description

Following the Lonesome Lake Trail from Lafayette Place Campground, the Hi-Cannon Trail is the most direct route up the east slope of Cannon Mountain. Known for its relentless grades, the trail climbs just under 2000 feet in a mile and a half. The first 0.75 miles of this trail contain many twists and turns through a densely wooded area.

After about 1 mile of climbing a winding, narrow, and wooded pathway, this trail turns sharply right to climb a wooden ladder up and over a small rocky cliff. The trail then climbs at a steep grade for another quarter mile before evening out at the junction with the Kinsman Ridge Trail just 0.4 miles from the summit of Cannon Mountain.

Flora & Fauna

Visit this area in the autumn to see the trees erupt in fiery fall color.

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Jul 17, 2017
Shoki Yashiro
Apr 23, 2017
Tchelsea Grenfell
Icy conditions and steep grade 0.9mi
Aug 19, 2016
Kristen Elise

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in New Hampshire

#4,838

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