Take An Unforgettable Drive To The Top Of New Hampshire’s Highest Mountain
There are tons of ways to enjoy the outdoors in New Hampshire. You can head to the beach in the summer or switch things up by enjoy a day at the lake. You can hit the trails, or simply go for a walk in your own backyard. There’s something special about the fresh air here in the Granite State. But, if you’re not the type that likes to lace up their boots for a hike you can still enjoy the great outdoors. In fact, this drive to the highest peak in the state might be the best way to see it!
The Mt. Washington Auto Road is accessible to drivers from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. until August 25th. From August 26 through October 6th, it closes an hour earlier at 5 p.m. The last day to make the drive is October 20th when the closing time is 4 p.m. The cost for one car and a driver is $31. Each adult passenger is another $9 and children are $7. A motorcycle and operator are $17. You can learn more about the history of the road and how you can drive it by clicking here. Address: 1 Mount Washington Auto Road, Gorham, NH 03581.
After the road closes to regular traffic for the season there’s still a way to access the views. Consider taking the winter method with this cool snow vehicle!
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: [email protected]
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