Tag Archives: New Hampshire

Can “Mount Washington” Be Trademarked?

Charges are flying on whether the Mount Washington Hotel is seeking to defacto trademark the name “Mount Washington” after it asked other accommodations around the mountain not to use the mountain name in their names.

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Paralyzed Dog Summits Mount Washington in Walking Wheelchair

Lucy, a 4-year-old dog, climbed Mount Washington in six hours on Aug. 18 despite being in a “walking wheelchair.”

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Teen Airlifted After Fall on Huntington Ravine on Mount Washington

Sean McCarthy, 17, was airlifted off Mount Washington after he fell about two-thirds of the way up the headwall on Huntington Ravine.

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Maine, Virginia and Georgia Considering Corporate Sponsorship of State Parks

New Hampshire, Maine, Virginia and Georgia are considering corporate sponsorships of state parks. This could include corporate names on uniforms. Some state parks in Virginia already have corporate sponsored trail direction kiosks.

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$200,000 Raised in Seek the Peak Mount Washington Climb

Subaru reports that nearly $200,000 was raised in the 10th annual “Seek the Peak” climb of Mount Washington.

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Syfy Network Ghosthunters at Mount Washington Lodge

Members of the Queensbury Paranormal Investigation Team are filming at the Mount Washington Lodge for an episode of SyFy Network’s “Ghosthunters.”

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Fatality on Tuckerman Ravine on Mount Washington

Christopher Bailli, 24, hiking off trail on Tuckerman Ravine slipped on rocks and fell to his death over the waterfall on July 18.

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July Snow on Mount Washington

A dusting of snow on Mount Washington on July 1 briefly closed the toll road.

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Tornado Reported June 5 North of Mount Washington in Gorham

A tornado was reported June 5 north of Mount Washington in Gorham.

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Quebec Wildfires Dropping Ash on Mount Washington

The Mount Washington Observatory reports that wildfires from Quebec are dropping ash on the mountain. We got this originally from their facebook page.

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