Mt Washington Auto-Road 150th Anniversary


This summer is the 150th Anniversary of the Mt Washington Auto Road!

For this very special occasion, lots of events have been planned and we join the celebration by offering special discounts to those participating and staying with us. In addition, any guest staying with us can get FREE vouchers giving them these summer benefits:

  • FREE use of the Great Glen Trails system for biking, running or walking,
  • 50% discount on bike rental packages at Great Glen Trails (4 hour minimum),
  • Discounted guided tour tickets ($25 Adult/Senior , $10 kids age 5-12)
  • (1) Adult Passenger FREE with a paid “Drive Yourself” toll at the Mt Washington Auto-Road ($8 savings!)

Here is a list of events we are joining by offering discounts (in red)

Don’t forget to mention your participation to any of these events upon reservation to get your discount!

June 11, 2011There’s a Black Fly In My Eye
10 mile trail run and relay. Swat the black flies and tackle carriage roads, single track and a river crossing in this trail running race that’s 100% New Hampshire. Solo and relay categories.  Running caps for the first 100 registered! – 10% off your stay

June 13 to 17, 2011 : Bike Week
Check out our special package!

June 18, 2011 : Mt Washington Auto Race
A footrace to the summit of Mt. Washington! Runners from around the globe come to the Mt. Washington Auto Road to take on the fabled climb – 10% off your stay

June 19, 2011 : Sunrise on Mt Washington
The Auto Road opens at 3:30 am for cars, pickups and motorcycles to drive to the summit of Mt. Washington. Experience the brilliant colors, crisp mountain air and maybe even a view of the sun coming up over the Atlantic Ocean – 10% off your stay

July 2, 2011 : Mt Washington Carriage Road Old Home Day
Old fashioned family fun day, with vintage games: sack racing, stick and hoop, a pie eating contest, also hot air balloon rides, hayrides, face painting, a dunk tank and more. Barbecue on site as well as other food - 10% off your stay

July 8-9-10, 2011 : Newton’s Revenge
The race is contested on the same exact course as the original Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb, making Newton’s Revenge the other Toughest Hillclimb in the World. Road opens to race traffic only at 6:00 am. Line up for racers at 8:20 am. Weather date is Sunday July 10th – 10% off your stay

July 15-16-17, 2011 : Mt Washington Carriage Road Weekend
Great Glen Trails will open for folks owning horses and horse drawn carriages and we’ll be having hay rides for the public. On Sunday the Auto Road will open for horse drawn carriages, and horseback riding to the summit – MIDWEEK RATE FOR a minimum of 2-night stay

July 24, 2011 : Sunrise on Mt Washington
The Auto Road opens at 3:30 am for cars, pickups and motorcycles to drive to the summit of Mt. Washington. Experience the brilliant colors, crisp mountain air and maybe even a view of the sun coming up over the Atlantic Ocean – 10% off your stay

August 6, 2011: Birthday Black Tie Gala
Step back in time to the 1800’s for a period cuisine style dinner with a modern twist. Black tie or vintage attire requested.  Start the night with Victorian dancing and as the night wears on kick up your heels with the band-Center Stage. This is a ticketed event.  – 10% off your stay

August 7, 2011: Auto Road Employee Reunion
10% off your stay (for former employees only!)

August 8, 2011 : HAPPY 150TH ANNIVERSARY!
Cake in the afternoon, vehicles on display and fireworks. Any vehicle arriving at the tollhouse with the Mt Washington famous bumper sticker already affixed to the car will receive free passage up the Auto Road. The US Postal Service will be on site with a special commemorative pictorial post mark station.

August 19-20-21, 2011 : Mt Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hill Climb
The Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb and Newton’s Revenge are known as the toughest hillclimbs in the world at 7.6 miles in length, has an average grade of 12% with extended sections of 18% and the last 50 yards is an amazing 22%! Sprint that to the finish! – MIDWEEK RATE FOR a minimum of 2-night stay

August 28, 2011 : Sunrise on Mt Washington
The Auto Road opens at 3:30 am for cars, pickups and motorcycles to drive to the summit of Mt. Washington. Experience the brilliant colors, crisp mountain air and maybe even a view of the sun coming up over the Atlantic Ocean –  10% off your stay

September 8-9-10-11, 2011 : Muster in the Mountains
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- 15% off a minimum of 2-night stay

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