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Upcoming Events

From bicycle races to rally car races, the Mt. Washington Auto Road host a wide variety of events all summer long. Looking for something to do?

Alton Weagle Day Calling all creatives

This day honors his spirit and the spirit of all the unique ascents: camels, Segways and even the odd pogo sticks that have been the first up the mountain. We invite you to dream up a “first ascent” and submit your idea!

Calendar Saturday May 27, 2023   6:00 AM

Bicknell’s Thrush Tours Exclusive Tour

Bicknell’s Thrush is an extremely rare species with very limited breeding grounds. Join us for a Guided Tour to try and see this rarest and most secretive of the breeding thrushes in North America.

Calendar May 28 & 30 2023 6:00 AM
Calendar June 1, 5, & 8 2023 6:00 AM

Delta Dental
Mount Washington Road Race
Running Race to the Summit

There’s only one hill! This historic all-uphill run draws thousands of runners from around the globe to make the grueling climb to the summit of the highest peak in the Northeast.

Calendar Saturday June 7, 2023 9:00 AM

Minis on Top

200+ MINI Coopers gather annually to make their way to the summit of Mt. Washington. You can be a part of this exciting MINI owners event!

Calendar Saturday Jun 18, 2022 5:00 PM

  • ATVs ONLY
NH ATV Day When ATVs Rule the Road

This exclusive event for ATVs and UTVs only is a benefit fundraiser for the NH ATV Club, which goes to support trail maintenance and access, rider safety, and education.

Calendar Saturday Jun 24, 2023

Seek the Peak

The largest annual fundraiser for the Mount Washington Observatory is proudly hosted at the base of Mt. Washington Auto Road. All outdoor enthusiasts are invited to raise funds, set goals, and earn gear!

Calendar Saturday Jul 16, 2022   All Day

Summit Salute

Join other service members, veterans, & military families for this special FREE event at the base of Mt. Washington. Share stories, play outdoors, eat great food and enjoy a discounted drive on the Auto Road. Military ID required.

Calendar Sunday Jul 17, 2022 2:30 PM

Sunrise Drive & Guided Tours

The Mt. Washington Auto Road opens early on two Sundays every summer, allowing guests to drive themselves or take a guided tour to the summit of Mount Washington to view the sunrise.

Calendar Sunday Jul 24, 2022   4:00 AM

Sunrise Ascent on Mt. Washington

An empowering fundraising event to benefit Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country, a nonprofit dedicated to providing year-round sports, recreation, and wellness opportunities for people with disabilities.

Calendar Sunday Jul 31, 2022   2:00 AM

Moat Mountain 24 Hours of Great Glen

An endurance mountain bike race at the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road featuring live music, family-friendly activities, and camping. This year’s theme is “Always Believe”, a nod to all of us who decide to never grow up.

Calendar Saturday Aug 6, 2022 – Sunday Aug 7, 2022

Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb

The Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb benefits Tin Mountain Conservation Center, which provides educational programs that foster greater awareness and understanding of the natural environment.

Calendar Saturday Aug 20, 2022   8:30 AM

Muster in the Mountains

The Mt. Washington Auto Road opens early on two Sundays every summer, allowing guests to drive themselves or take a guided tour to the summit of Mount Washington to view the sunrise.

Calendar Friday Sep 9, 2022 – Sunday Sep 11, 2022

Trails for Tails

Walk, run, hike, or bike to support the Conway Area Humane Society at Great Glen Trails Outdoor Center.

Calendar Saturday Sep 24, 2022   All Day

Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb

With plenty of action from start to finish, spectators of this race will enjoy thrilling race action and views on the steep, curvy, and picturesque Mt. Washington Auto Road.