Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

2017 Event Schedule 

Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb

 

 

 

Please note: The 2017 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb event schedule below may change slightly prior to the actual event. Please be sure to check our web site prior to the event for the most current schedule to alleviate any confusion.

 

DATE TIME DETAILS
Thursday – July 6, 2017  

Registration, Set-Up & Tech Inspection

  10:00AM - 8:00PM

Driver & Crew Registration OPEN

-Located upstairs in The Lodge
  10:00AM - 8:00PM

Volunteer Registration OPEN

-Located upstairs in The Lodge
  10:00AM

Volunteer Campground and Paddock OPEN for the Weekend

-Please do NOT try to check-in earlier

  10:00AM - 8:00PM

Technical Inspection

-Located in MWAR Maintenance Building

-Mandatory for ALL competitors

  5:00PM – 8:00PM

Mandatory Rookie Orientation for ALL first time competitors

-Meet in front of the Lodge

  7:00PM – 8:30PM

Corner Worker & Communications Worker Meeting

-Located at Communications Building (near start line)

Friday – July 7, 2017  

Practice Day #1

  6:30AM - 7:30AM

Volunteers move into position along the course

  7:30AM

Mandatory Driver’s Meeting

–Located at the Communications Building (near the Start line)

  7:30AM – 8:00AM

Course Opening & Safety Check

  8:00AM – 12:00PM

Practice for All Cars

-Upper or lower half of the course (weather dependent)

  12:30PM

Auto Road OPENS to the Public

(time could vary slightly)

  1:00PM – 5:00PM Paddock OPEN to the public
  2:00PM – 6:00PM

Volunteer Registration OPEN

-Located upstairs in the Lodge

  6:00PM – 8:30PM

Climb to the Clouds VIP Reception

-Invited Guests ONLY, must present tickets

-Located at the Lodge

Saturday – July 8, 2017  

Practice Day #2

  6:00AM

Gates Open for the Day

Base area viewing is free this day

  7:00AM

Shuttle service begins to Signal Corps

Tickets must be purchased online in advance

  6:30AM - 7:30AM

Volunteers move into position along the course

  7:30AM

Mandatory Driver’s Meeting

–Located at the Communications Building (near the Start line)

  7:30AM – 8:00AM

Course Opening & Safety Check

  8:00AM – 12:00PM

Practice for All Cars

-Upper or lower half of the course (weather dependent)

  12:30PM

Auto Road OPENS to the Public

(time could vary slightly)

  1:00PM – 5:00PM Paddock OPEN to the public
  2:00PM – 6:00PM

Volunteer Registration OPEN

-Located upstairs in the Lodge

  6:00PM – 10:00PM

Climb to the Clouds BBQ

-open to competitors, crews, volunteers, VIP’s, MWAR staff & invited guests

Sunday – July 9, 2017  

2017 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillcllimb

  6:00AM

Climb to the Clouds Festival Tent and Vendor Displays OPEN for the Day

Base area viewing General Admission, purchase onsite, day of. $10 everyone over 5 years old

  7:00AM

Shuttle service begins to spectator locations

-Signal Corps & Cragway

Tickets must be purchased online in advance

  7:00AM

Spectators allowed to drive to the summit/finish-line spectator area for the day

-normal rates and vehicle restrications apply

Tickets sold onsite, day of the event only, no motorcycles

  8:00AM

Mt. Washington Auto Road CLOSES to all uphill public traffic

(except for Officials)

  8:00AM

Mandatory Driver’s Meeting

–Located at the Communications Building (near the Start line)

  9:00AM – 9:25AM

Opening Ceremonies

(competitors be there no later than 8:40am)

  9:30AM

First timed run begins for all competitors

  12:00PM – 1:30PM

Lunch Break / Intermission

(times are approximate)

  12:30PM (approximately)

Shuttle service begins to spectator locations

-Signal Corps & Cragway

Tickets must be purchased online in advance

  1:30PM Second timed run begins for all competitors
  5:00PM Awards take place under the Festival Tent

 

Please note: The 2017 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb event schedule above may change slightly prior to the actual event. Please be sure to check back prior to the event for the most current schedule to alleviate any confusion.