Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham NH

Muster in the Mountains 

A weekend of colonial reenactment comes to the Auto Road

Friday, Saturday & Sunday - September 6, 7, & 8, 2019

This event features a colonial encampment of re-enactors representing the French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, and Mountain Man periods from 1750 through 1840. This gathering will take place in the fields at the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road in beautiful Pinkham Notch in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Participants demonstrate the use of appropriate tools, clothing, and firearms from 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.

 

Open to the public: Friday 10am – 4pm, Saturday from 10am – 5pm, & Sunday from 10am – 1pm.
Please, no dogs.

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!

 

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY SEPT. 6TH

DEMONSTRATION DAY

 
10:00am - 4:00pm Camp open to the public
10:00am - 2:00pm Education Day school groups
Noon
Cannon Demo

SATURDAY  SEPT. 7TH

COMPETITION DAY

Smooth Bore, Rifle, Hawk & Knife, Archery, Woods Walk 
10:00am - 5:00pm Camp open to the public

SUNDAY SEPT. 8TH

10:00am- 1:00pm

Crafts Competition 10am-11am. Live Cannon firing demonstration @ 1pm Event closing to follow

 

If interested in registering for this event, print and send in the 2019 Muster in the Mountains Registration