Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

ATVs & UTVs 

Limited Dates Available

Pre-purchase your ticket to drive your ATV / UTV during regular Auto Road operating hours today!

Due to the overwhelming popularity of the annual NH ATV Day, we have opened the Mt. Washington Auto Road to 100 ATVs on specific days, see calendar below.

Only on the dates listed below ATVs & UTVs SHARE the road with regular Drive Yourself automobile and motorcycle traffic, along with our Guided Tours



A ticket to drive your ATV up the Mt. Washington Auto Road is valid anytime during the day of your reservation. Your ticket gives you the ability to drive your ATV up the Auto Road ONE time on the day you have selected. The Mt. Washington Auto Road will be open from 8am to 5pm, with 5pm being the last time you can leave the base. You would need to depart the summit to drive directly to the base at 5:45pm. 



  • Electronic tickets with QR code, scanned at the Toll House or checked-in by last name
  • Tickets are NONREFUNDABLE
  • Transfer tickets easily by emailing your ticket to someone else
  • You can only purchase ONE driver per booking
  • You can purchase additional passenger tickets at any time
  • Only one scan per QR code



If you are unable to attend, you CAN transfer your tickets by forwarding the confirmation email to a new party; we do not need to be informed of the transfer. Note QR codes can only be scanned one time. Duplicate scans will not be admitted. 



Park in the Gravel Lot area to unload your ATV. Pull into the main entrance of the Mt. Washington Auto Road, and before the bridge over the Peabody River, turn left into the Gravel Lots. Please park efficiently. You then unload your ATV/UTV and drive it to the Toll House where they will scan your pre-paid ticket or look up your booking by name.



  • The operator MUST have a valid motor vehicle driver's license (ATV safety certification not valid)
  • Vehicle must have a valid registration (does not need to be registered in NH to travel up the Auto Road)
  • All factory 1-2-4-6 passenger ATV/UTVs are permitted
  • Only 4+ wheeled ATV/UTVs 
  • Maximum 25 MPH Speed Limit
  • Vehicles must travel single file; NO passing
  • ATV/UTVs will travel with other automobile, motorcycle, truck, and guided tour traffic
  • Eye protection required
  • Helmets NOT required unless under the age of 18
  • The vehicle must be operated on the normal Auto Road surface only
  • There are no ATV trails and no off-road terrain available on Mount Washington
  • Rental ATV/UTVs not permitted



Question about driving the Auto Road with your ATV / UTV?