The Cannon Balls, New Hampshire

Prominence: 329 ft, 100 m

Elevation: 3769 feet, 1149 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.75 mi, 1.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3769 ft / 1149 m
Highest SummitNortheast Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 9' 0'' N; 71° 42' 37'' W
44.149963, -71.710296 (Dec Deg)
283250E 4892101N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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Lists that contain The Cannon Balls:
     New Hampshire 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #60)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #103)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #99)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-10-18 by Alan Beck
     2009-06-14 by Arne Schussler
     2009-10-10 by Tony Rachupka
     2010-05-22 by Evan Dority
     2010-11-13 by Dan Quinlan
     2011-02-26 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2011-08-27 by Thomas Carlile
     2011-09-16 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2012-02-10 by Cheves Walling
     2012-07-01 by Isaiah Knight
     2012-07-15 by David Cormier (GPS Track)
     2012-08-12 by Charles Marshall (GPS Track)
     2012-10-13 by Karen Lemieux
     2013-07-13 by Laura Hoffman
     2013-08-11 by Paul Blanchette
     2013-08-11 by Steve Blanchette (GPS Track)
     2013-12-28 by Mike Guethle
     2014-02-03 by Spencer Corcoran
     2014-05-25 by Alan Beck
     2014-11-28 by Jill Conroy
     2015-08-09 by Eric Lombardo
     2015-09-26 by Wesley Barry (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (224 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 329 ft/100 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 369 ft/112 m
  Line Parent: Cannon Mountain
  Key Col: 3440 ft/1049 m
Isolation0.75 mi/1.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cannon Mountain  (NE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Western White Mountains
Range6: Kinsman Range
Ridges/DividesWhite Mountain Crest
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
Long Island Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapFranconia O44071b6 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail

Other Photos

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The Cannon Balls from Lonesome Lake (2011-04-16). Photo by Rian Laub.
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The Cannon Balls, The Kinsmans, and Mt Moosilauke from Cannon Mountain (2011-05-01). Photo by Rian Laub.
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