Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

Hours and Dates
of Operation  

Operations are ALWAYS subject to weather.

 

We are currently operating SnowCoach tours to treeline. Click here to make your online reservation!

 

For the Current Weather and Road Status

 

DRIVE YOURSELF OPERATING HOURS - 2019

** ALSO SEE Special Hours of Operation BELOW**

Early May - May 24 9:00am - 4:00pm
May 25 - June 14 8:00am - 5:00pm
June 15 1:30pm - 6:00pm
June 16 - August 25 8:00am - 6:00pm
August 26 - October 6
8:00am - 5:00pm
October 7 - Closing end of day October 20 8:00am - 4:00pm

Please note: Closing times listed above are the last time cars are allowed to start up the Auto Road; ALL vehicles must vacate the summit and drive directly to the base area 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.

For More Information About Drive Yourself >


SPECIAL HOURS OF OPERATION - 2019

 

June 10 & 13 Ride to the Sky- Motorcycles Only

Road closed to cars

Guided Tours operating today

June 15 NEDD Mt. Washington Road Race Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
June 29 NH ATV Day

Road closed to cars

Guided tours operating today

June 30
Sunrise Drives
Open: 3:30am-6:00pm
July 28 Sunrise Drives Open: 4:00am - 6:00pm
August 4
Adaptive Sports Sunrise Ascent
Open: 11:00am - 6:00pm
August 17
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb
 Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
August 25
Sunrise Drives
Open: 4:30am - 6:00pm

2-HOUR GUIDED TOUR OPERATING HOURS - 2019

May 25 - October 20
8:30am - 5:00pm
October 7- Closing end of day October 20
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 only through September 22, limited availability.

One-way Hiker Shuttles are also available.

For More Information About 2-Hour Guided Tours >


3-HOUR GUIDED DISCOVERY TOUR HOURS - 2019

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
Available June 7 through August 30
10:00am & 2:00pm

 

  Guided Discovery 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.

  For More Information About Guided Discovery Tours >

 

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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.