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Appalachian Mountain Club celebrates 125 years mountain hut system in New Hampshire White Mountains

The Appalachian Mountain Club is celebrating the oldest mountain to mountain hut system in the United States — 125 years. The Madison Spring hut was built in the summer of 1888 between Mount Madison and Mount Adams. AMC founding member … Continue reading

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Mount Washington Road Race Third Week of June

The Mount Washington Road Race, a foot race, is traditionally the third Saturday in June. Registration is traditionally March 1-15. Heres’ the official site:mountwashingtonroadrace.com Like this:Like Loading…

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Mount Washington Observatory Unveils Plans for New Summit Museum

Mount Washington has announced plans for a totally revamped visitor center to open in 2014. According to the press release: Mount Washington Observatory chose Jeff Kennedy Associates, Inc. of Somerville, Mass. to lead the redesign of the mountaintop museum. The … Continue reading

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Contest to “Name That Train” on Mount Washington

Mount Washington is holding a “name that train” to name the 5th 5th biodiesel locomotive on the Mount Washington Cog Rail Mount Washington Name that Train Contest. Facebook discussion Like this:Like Loading…

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Mount Washington Memorial Day Snow

They still needed chains to get up Mount Washington over Memorial Day. Highpointers – Mount Washington this morning.. Like this:Like Loading…

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Wounded Warrior Among 3 Injured in Tuckerman Ravine Avalanche

Retired Marine Sgt. Keith Zeier was among 3 people injured January 17, 2013 in an 800 foot avalanche at Tuckerman Ravine on Mount Washington. Zeier was ice climbing in a fundraising effort at the time. Two other hikers were also … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! The Mount Washington Observatory posted this fun photo! Like this:Like Loading…

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Dramatic Timelapse Video of Star Trails on Mount Washington

The Mount Washington Observatory has a dramatic time lapse video of star trails on the summit. Like this:Like Loading…

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Auroras From Mount Washington

The Mount Washington Observatory shared this view of auroras on January 22, 2011, during the big aurora outbreak this this week. Like this:Like Loading…

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Monadnock Big Foot Filming Case Goes to New Hampshire Supreme Court

After a film maker Jonathan Doyle filmed a couple of youtube videos of a guy wearing a Big Foot costume on New Hampshire’s Monadnock the park officials refused him access to the mountain. He sued and it’s gone to the … Continue reading

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