Muster in the Mountains

Friday – Sunday; September 11th – 13th, 2015

Muster in the Mountains, mt washington auto rd

This weekend long event is a colonial encampment of reenactors representing various individuals of the French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, and Mountain Man periods from 1750 through 1840. This gathering will take place in the Fields of the Mount Washington Auto Road in beautiful Pinkham Notch of the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Participants will demonstrate the use of appropriate tools, clothing, and firearms for their respective time periods. This event is free and open to the general public from 10am – 4pm  with the hope that the education they receive here may spur them on to consider becoming a future participant.

The Auto Road remains fully open during this event.

Activities will include:

  • 1800 Firearms & Cannon Display & Competition
  • Woods Walk Competition
  • Tomahawk and Knife Throwing
  • Cooking Competition
  • Weaving, Basketmaking, Quill work, Candle Dipping
  • Gunsmithing, Coppersmithing, Blacksmithing
  • Archery, Wood Carving, Century Games and more!

Tentative Schedule

10:00am – 5:00pm -
Camp open to public
10:00am – 2:00pm - Education Day school groups
Noon - Cannon demo

Saturday Competition Day public invited
11:00am – 3:00pm – Line Shoot rifle  smooth bore
Woods walk  rifle  smooth bore
Hawk & Knife

5:00pm Camp pot luck/cooking contest (not open to the public)

10:00am – 11:00am -
Crafts competition
Noon – Awards Prizes
1:00pm – Break camp

Please, no dogs allowed at this event, thank you.

If you’d like to participate in the reenactment download the 38th Annual Muster in the Mountains Registration Form, for the 2015 Muster in the Mountains.

See the 2013 reenactment!