Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

Muster in the Mountains 

A weekend of colonial reenactment comes to the Auto Road

September 10 - 12, 2021

Muster in the Mountains


This event features a colonial encampment of re-enactors representing the French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, and Mountain Man periods from 1750 through 1840. This gathering will take place in the fields at the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road in beautiful Pinkham Notch in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Participants demonstrate the use of appropriate tools, clothing, and firearms from their respective time periods. This event is free and open to the general public with the hope that the education they receive here may spur them on to consider becoming a future participant.

We will adhere to state and federal COVID guidelines regarding face coverings and social distancing to keep participants and guests safe and healthy.

Open to the public: Friday 10am – 4pm, Saturday from 10am – 5pm, & Sunday from 10am – 1pm.

Please, no dogs.

The Auto Road remains fully open during this event.

 Activities will include:

  • 1800 firearms/cannon display and competition
  • Woods walk competition 
  • Tomahawk and knife throwing 
  • Cooking competition
  • Weaving, basketmaking, quill work, candle dipping
  • Gunsmithing, coppersmithing, blacksmithing
  • Archery, wood carving, century games and more!

 

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY SEPT. 10TH

DEMONSTRATION DAY

 
10:00am - 4:00pm Camp open to the public
10:00am - 2:00pm Education Day school groups
Noon
Cannon Demo

SATURDAY  SEPT. 11TH

COMPETITION DAY

Smooth Bore, Rifle, Hawk & Knife, Archery, Woods Walk 
10:00am - 5:00pm Camp open to the public

SUNDAY SEPT. 12TH

10:00am- 1:00pm

Crafts Competition 10am-11am. Live Cannon firing demonstration @ 1pm Event closing to follow

Registration

If you would like to register for this event, please complete and return the 2021 Muster in the Mountains Registration Form along with your payment to Bob Ross (see registration form for more information).

You may pre-register until August 20, 2021. If you have questions or need additional information, please email Bob.

Check back for updated information.