Category Archives: History

Help Solve a Mt. Washington Mystery- Who Are These Stage Drivers?

PINKHAM NOTCH, NH- The faces stare intently at you, as if the curtain of time has been drawn back and you can speak to the ten men assembled in this picture. The Mt. Washington Auto Road is seeking the answer … 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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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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SnowCoach tours into Sunday, then comes Spring!

Be certain to check out the terrific article “Digging into Mt. Washington Auto Road’s History” in the Union Leader for a look at some of our history. Continue reading

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Mt Washington Auto Road gets new hydro-electric station

Mt Washington Auto Road lodge now powered by hydro-electric station. Continue reading

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Fireworks at Mt. Washington for New Year’s Eve

Kick off our 150th year with a special celebration and fireworks at Mt. Washington. Continue reading

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The return of the Glen House

Perhaps you’ve seen or heard a news story or two about the return of the Glen House hotel to be built in Pinkham Notch. Needless to say, we’re very excited about our latest project scheduled to open in 2011. Click … Continue reading

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