Cannon Mountain is a 4,080' foot peak in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. It was home to the "Old Man of the Mountain", until the rock formation collapsed on May 3, 2003. The mountain is well known for its challenging terrain for hiking, ice climbing, and skiing.
All of our guides are Wilderness First Aid certified ( by SOLO) and licensed White Mountain National Forest Guides.
Please note: All hikes meet at the Waterville Valley Rec. Department (11 Noon Peak, Waterville Valley NH 03256) 15 min. before listed start time unless otherwise noted. Space is limited.
1) Hiking boots or trail runners (please, no city tennis shoes)
2) Non- cotton clothing for pants and core(no cotton hoodies) Please bring layers a warm hat & gloves
3) Non-cotton socks (one pair of extra socks)
4) 2 litters of water
5) Lunch and snacks
7) A backpack to hold all gear
You should be able to perform moderate to challenging cardio for a few hours at a time.
Running on a treadmill is a good indicate of the fitness you need to do well on this hike.