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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..

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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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Video of Record 6 Minute 11.54 Second Mount Washington Hill Climb

Here’s a video of a David Higgin’s Subaru’s record 6 minutes and 11.54 seconds climb of Mount Washington on June 26, 2011 during the Mount Washington Hillclimb.

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Tuckerman Ravine Temporarily Closed

The Tuckerman Ravine Trail, one of the most popular hiking trails in the White Mountains, is scheduled for a temporary closure this summer. On July 18, the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) will begin a significant reconstruction project in the steep … Continue reading

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Photos of Unusual Low Latitude Summer (Aug. 6) Auroras on Mount Washington

An unusual and very strong sun storm has created auroras at low latitudes (the picture above is from spaceweather.com We were alerted because of a gallery of the event posted by the Mount Washington Observatory. The above photo is from … Continue reading

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Race to the Clouds Returns to Mount Washington

The Race to the Clouds on Mount Washington returned on June 26, 2011. The race which was first held in 1904 had not been held on the mountain for 10 years.

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