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Costume Characters Welcome Monday May 27th on Auto Road for Alton Weagle Day

Mt. Washington, NH-Be the costumed character you always wanted to be on the Mt. Washington Auto Road this Monday, May 27th at 6:00 am as part of the 3rd Annual Alton Weagle Unusual Ascent Day. This always entertaining event is … Continue reading

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Speakeasy- A Night to Remember

Wow!!! What an evening. The Speakeasy last Friday night was a hit. Guests were greeted outside by gals in flapper dresses with colorful feathers and boas. As you made your way through the double doors to a low lit living … Continue reading

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Victorian Gala

The transformation from Mountain Bike Guiding with 8 boys to dressing in a Victorian gown is quite the process, but very fun none the less. Continue reading

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A Splended Weekend for Horses!

Listening to the sound of whinnying, hearing the clatter of horseshoes on the pavement and being surrounded by horses for three days was so fun and different. Continue reading

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Newton’s Revenge

Newton sure had some revenge today as the racers climbed up into the fog and winds of 40 and 50 mph for Newton’s Revenge – A Bike Race up the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Continue reading

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On Stanley, On!

This summer the Stanley Museum is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Mt. Washington Auto Road and the history of Stanley exploits on the road. F.E. Stanley placed 2nd in the 1st Climb to the Clouds race in 1904, his “little red car” beating all comers except a powerful Mercedes. Continue reading

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Runners, Minis, and Sunrise – Oh My!

The weather turned out to be pretty exciting and beautiful for the majority of the weekend. However, it rained during most of the morning on Saturday, and just a few minutes before the cannon fired for the start of the … Continue reading

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First Ascents, on Different Size Wheels.

Success! I’m the first female unicyclist to summit Mt Washington! Continue reading

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Fall is here…

…and so are our Pumpkin People! Pumpkin People is an event of the Jackson Chamber of Commerce. If you haven’t checked this event out, prepare for a unique drive through the Mount Washington Valley! Get your map here and begin … Continue reading

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Josh the Camel Honored by Senator Shaheen

After his ascent of Mt. Washington on July 8, 2009, Josh the Camel received a special Certificate of Appreciation from U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen. On Wednesday, July 8, Josh became the first camel to ever ascend Mt. Washington. Josh and … Continue reading

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