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Tag Archives: auto-road

Cloudbusting at Rollins State Park

Cloudbusting at Rollins State Park

Posted on by Lisa Wiley

Just west of Concord lies Warner, NH, a town which hold its history dear.  Proud Federalist homes line the main street as you wind your way on Route 103.  My son, Aaron, and I chose a hot July day to … Continue reading

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Mt Washington State Park - Monday June 18, 2012

Mt Washington State Park – Monday June 18, 2012

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

The summit is now in full swing in summer mode. Over the next 4 months more than 300,000 people from around the world will visit Mt Washington State Park. Kicking off summer is Motorcycle week in New Hampshire and they had great weather … Continue reading

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Mt Washington State Park: Tuesday May 22, 2012

Mt Washington State Park: Tuesday May 22, 2012

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

Mt Washington State Park is officially open for the season! Summit Sunday The Sherman Adams Summit Building is open from 8am to 6pm daily. We hope to get the Tip Top House Historic Site open for this weekend too. Tip … Continue reading

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Mt Washington State Park, March 19th, 2012

Mt Washington State Park, March 19th, 2012

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

By the calendar this past week was still officially ‘winter’ but it definitely felt spring like on the summit of Mt Washington. We had all sorts of weather from light snow to rain to fog to stunning undercasts where the … Continue reading

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Dog Sledding up Mount Washington with Muddy Paw Dog Sled Kennel

Dog Sledding up Mount Washington with Muddy Paw Dog Sled Kennel

Posted on by Theresa Conn, New Hampshire State Parks Winter Intern

Last week, I had an experience I’ll never forget: a sunrise dogsled run up on the Mount Washington Auto that leads to Mount Washington State Park. The Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel, based out of Jefferson, New Hampshire, has been … Continue reading

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Mt Washington State Park, Monday March 5, 2012

Mt Washington State Park, Monday March 5, 2012

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

We saw an interesting large dog print the other day on our trip up the mountain. Guessing it spanned well over 4″ from tip of claw to its heel pad. It was traveling downhill towards Pinkham at 2000′ elevation coming … Continue reading

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Mount Washington State Park, Friday Feb 10th 2012

Mount Washington State Park, Friday Feb 10th 2012

Posted on by Mike Pelchat, Manager of Mt. Washington State Park

Mount Washington from the West Recently a caller asked us why is Mt Washington an ‘important mountain’? Good question and one with many answers.  At 6,288′ it is the highest peak in New Hampshire and the highest point east of … Continue reading

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Miller State Park

Miller State Park

Posted on by Daniel Wilkinson, New Hampshire State Parks Summer Intern

Miller State Park – June 28, 2011 Miller State Park offers both a series of hiking trails, as well as a paved auto-road to the summit of Pack Monadnock Mountain. Two trails and the windy mountain road guarantee that everyone … Continue reading

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