Hours and Dates
|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.
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|
|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.
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.