Cannon
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£1199
(Peak Season)

Cannon

Ski Cannon

Home to New Hampshire’s highest skiable peak, Cannon’s huge vertical drop and diverse terrain offers a challenge for all abilities. The smooth blues are ideal for improvers, while super-speedy lifts whisk everyone around the trails and intermediates can ski slalom-style through the pines.

Set within Franconia Notch State Park, Cannon Mountain boasts spectacular scenery. Novices excel on a separate learn-to-ski area and can ride free on the Aerial Tramway to take in the views.

With our New Hampshire Ski Safaris you can combine your trip to Cannon with neighbouring resorts including Loon, Waterville Valley or Bretton Woods.

Skiing

A 70 person cable car will whisk you to the summit in just 8 minutes where some of the best views and terrain in New England can be found. A free ride on the Aerial Tramway is included for pupils who haven’t made it to the summit by the end of the week.

More than two-thirds of the trails off the summit are smooth, wide, blue runs with stunning views, whilst the ‘Tuckerbrook Family Area’ has recently been developed, providing 4 lifts and 13 trails within a safe environment dedicated to beginner skiers and riders.

  • Direction of slopes North and Northeast
  • Acres of terrain 282 acres
  • No of trails 95
  • Longest trail 2.3 miles / 3.7 km
  • No of lifts 11
  • Photo needed No
  • Highest lift 1274m / 4080ft
  • Snow-making 97% of trails covered
  • Average snowfall 160 inches / 466cm
  • Destination airport Boston or New York
  • Flights times Approx 7 hours
  • Transfer times 2.5 hours from Boston, 6 hours from New York
  • Medical facilities Facilities in resort
  • Children's facilities Kindergarten and crèche
    (up to 12 yrs)






Accommodation

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Woodwards Resort  2starplus

  • 10-30 mins from slopes
  • Friendly and family-run

Known for good food and friendly service, this delightful family-run hotel is a popular choice for groups, and many return every year.

Location: Just a short bus ride to the town of Lincoln and local evening entertainments, and 10-30 minutes from the mountains we feature.

Facilities: Large indoor swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, games room, bar and restaurant.

Accommodation: Rooms are based on 4 students sharing two double/queen size beds, en-suite facilities, cable TV, coffee makers and hairdryers.

Meals: Buffet-style meals are served in one of the hotel’s 2 restaurants and include a hot breakfast.

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Indian Head Resort 3 star

  • Excellent value for money
  • Fantastic location

Location: Spectacular views from this excellent property.

Facilities: Indoor and outdoor heated pools and a games room.

Accommodation: Based on 4 pupils sharing 2 queen beds with en-suite bathroom, cable TV, hairdryer and telephone.

Meals: Hot breakfast and buffet dinner served in restaurant.

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The Inn of Lincoln & Suites 2starplus

  • Group friendly accommodation
  • Just 10 minutes from Loon Mountain

The sister property of Woodward’s Resort, the Inn of Lincoln is a family and group–friendly Inn, offering easy access to our New Hampshire resorts and comfortable accommodation.

Located in the quaint village of Gorham where the White Mountains meet the Great North Woods Region, this family run hotel is perfect for groups!

Location: Situated just 10 minutes from Loon Mountain and close to all local amenities.

Facilities: The Inn features free WiFi throughout and an indoor pool. Groups use the facilities at the Woodwards Resort, just a short stroll away, which includes an indoor swimming pool and hot tub.

Accommodation: Rooming is based on 4 pupils sharing two double or queenssized beds, and feature private bathrooms and hairdryers.

Meals: Buffet breakfast and full evening dinner are provided in the meeting room or at Woodward’s restaurant.

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Snowy Owl Inn 3 star

  • Close to slopes
  • Indoor swimming pool

An excellent value for money hotel in a great location for school groups.

Capacity: 250

Location: Walking distance from Waterville Valley Town Square, 10 minutes to Waterville Valley Slopes, 50 minutes to Gunstock slopes.

Facilities:Indoor octagonal heated swimming pool, free WiFi throughout the hotel, lots of small gathering areas throughout the Inn with fireplaces and comfy sofas.

Accommodation: All rooms have 2 double/queen size beds, hairdryers, telephones, cable TV, mini-refrigerators and en-suite facilities.

Meals: Breakfast and dinner provided daily in-house.

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Useful Information

Après-ski

  • Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Ice-skating
  • Karaoke
  • Disco
  • Arcade games
  • Swimming


Equity Ski USA/ Canada Price Package:

  • Return travel by Air
  • Overseas coach transfers
  • All security charges, airport and local taxes
  • 1 free staff place for every 10 full paying passengers by Air

Includes half-board accommodation, lift pass, 5 or 6 days ski tuition, ski boots, poles and helmet, dedicated resort representative service, fully comprehensive insurance, and 24 hour emergency service.

The Equity Ski USA/ Canada package details:

Transport Inclusions...

  • Return travel by Air (coach to airport from school is available as an optional extra)
  • Overseas coach transfers
  • All security charges, airport and local taxes
  • 1 free staff place for every 10 full paying passengers by Air

Resort / City Stopover* Inclusions...

  • Half-board accommodation
  • Dedicated resort representative service

*City Stopovers themselves are optional and at a supplement

Ski Pack Inclusions...

  • Lift-pass
  • 5 or 6 days of ski tuition (minimum 4 hours per day. Some resorts provide 4½ or 5 hours tuition per day as standard)
  • Skis, boots and poles
  • Helmet

Included Extras...

  • 24 hour emergency service
  • All travel documentation, luggage labels and resort information
  • Personalised customer service throughout from your knowledgeable tour coordinator

Optional Insurance...

Fully comprehensive travel insurance (optional) includes:

  • Ski breakage insurance
  • Snow guarantee insurance
  • Travel delay assistance

Extras to budget for...

  • Lunch
  • Evening entertainments
  • ESTA or visa – please note that all visitors to USA require this

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Cannon’s 282 trails ensures there’s plenty of terrain for all abilities, plus its separate learn-to-ski area is great for beginners.


 

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