Hours and Dates
|For the Current Weather and Road Status|
DRIVE YOURSELF OPERATING HOURS - 2016
*see Special Hours of Operation below
|Early May - May 27||9:00am - 4:00pm|
|May 28 - June 17||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|June 18||1:30pm - 6:00pm|
|June 19 - August 28||7:30am - 6:00pm|
|August 29 - October 2||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|October 3 - Late October||8:30am - 4:00pm|
Please note: Closing times listed above are the last time cars are allowed to start up the Auto Road; ALL vehicles must leave the summit no later than 45 minutes after closing time. Also all NH State Park facilities at the summit may not be available early and late in the day or during inclement weather.For More Information About Drive Yourself >
SPECIAL HOURS OF OPERATION - 2016
|June 13 & 16||Road closed to cars|
|June 18||Mt. Washington Road Race||Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm|
|June 19||June Sunrise Drive||Open: 3:30am - 6:00pm|
|June 26||NH ATV Day||Road closed to cars|
|July 31||July Sunrise Drive||Open: 4:00am - 6:00pm|
|August 7||Adaptive Sunrise Ascent||Open: 11:00am - 6:00pm|
|August 20||Bicycle Hillclimb||Open: 1:30pm - 6:00pm|
|August 28||August Sunrise Drive||Open: 4:30am - 6:00pm|
|Late May - October 2||8:30am - 5:00pm|
|October 3 - Late October
||8:30am - 4:00pm|
All tours are approximately 2 hours for the round trip, including 1 hour on the summit.
Reservations are not required but are available online for early morning trips.
One-way Hiker Shuttles are also available.For More Information About 2-Hour Guided Tours >
3-HOUR GUIDED ADVENTURE TOUR HOURS - 2016
|Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
Available through September 2
|9:00am - 12:00pm|
Guided Adventure Tours offer a customizable format, which is tailored to the interests of each group. Reservations are required for these extended tours and need to be made at least 24 hours in advance of the tour date.
If you have any questions about the Hours & Dates of Operation at the Auto Road, please call us at (603) 466-3988.