Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

Hours and Dates
of Operation  

Operations are ALWAYS subject to weather.
For the Current Weather and Road Status

 

DRIVE YOURSELF OPERATING HOURS - 2017

*see Special Hours of Operation below

Early May - May 26 9:00am - 4:00pm
May 27 - June 16 8:30am - 5:00pm
June 17 1:30pm - 6:00pm
June 18 - August 27 7:30am - 6:00pm
August 28 - October 1
8:30am - 5:00pm
October 2 - Late October 8:30am - 4:00pm

Please note: Closing times listed above are the last time cars are allowed to start up the Auto Road; ALL vehicles must leave the summit no later than 45 minutes after closing time.  Also all NH State Park facilities at the summit may not be available early and late in the day or during inclement weather.

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SPECIAL HOURS OF OPERATION - 2017

 

June 12 & 15 Road closed to cars
June 17 Mt. Washington Road Race Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
June 24 NH ATV Day Road closed to cars
June 25 June Sunrise Drive Open: 3:30am - 6:00pm
July 7 Climb to the Clouds Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
July 8 Climb to the Clouds Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
July 9 Climb to the Clouds Road closed to all vehicles
July 30 July Sunrise Drive Open: 4:00am - 6:00pm
August 6 Adaptive Sunrise Ascent Open: 11:00am - 6:00pm
August 19 Bicycle Hillclimb  Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
August 27 August Sunrise Drive Open: 4:30am - 6:00pm

2-HOUR GUIDED TOUR OPERATING HOURS - 2017

Late May - October 1
8:30am - 5:00pm
October 2 - Late October
8:30am - 4:00pm

All tours are approximately 2 hours for the round trip, including 1 hour on the summit.
Reservations are not required but are available online for a 9:00 am trip.

One-way Hiker Shuttles are also available.

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3-HOUR GUIDED ADVENTURE TOUR HOURS - 2017

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
Available June 7 through September 3
10:00am - 1:00pm

 

  Guided Adventure Tours offer a customizable format, which is tailored to the interests of each group. Reservations are required for these extended tours and need to be made at least 24 hours in advance of the tour date.

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If you have any questions about the Hours & Dates of Operation at the Auto Road, please call us at (603) 466-3988.