Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

Muster in the Mountains 

A weekend of colonial reenactment comes to the Auto Road

Friday & Saturday - September 9th & 10th 2016

This weekend long event entertains 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 at thebase of Mt. 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 with the hope that the education they receive here may spur them on to consider becoming a future participant.


Hours: Friday and Saturday from 10am – 4pm and Sunday 10am – 1pm

The Auto Road remains fully open during this event.


Activities will include:

  • 1800 firearms/cannon display and 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!



10:00am - 4:00pm Camp open to the public
10:00am - 2:00pm Education Day school groups
Cannon Demo
10:00am - 4:00pm Camp open to the public
11:00am - 3:00pm Line Shoot Rifle smooth bore, Archery, Hawk & Knife