The Cog in Winter

Mount Washington Cog Railway Base Station Rd, Bretton Woods

Throughout the winter as conditions permit, the Mount Washington Cog Railway makes its way to Waumbek Station. Waumbek is located in an alpine meadow just below 4000’ and provides stunning views to the north and west. Passengers leave the train for about 25 minutes to enjoy complimentary hot refreshments, warming huts and a fire pit. … Continue reading The Cog in Winter

AMC’s 145th Annual Summit

AMC Highland Center at Crawford Notch Route 302, Bretton Woods

AMC’s Annual Summit celebrates the people who make AMC’s mission real everyday–our dedicated volunteers! Whether you’re a lifelong member or a newcomer interested in discovering all AMC has to offer, Annual Summit is for you! The 145th Annual Summit will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2021 and will be an all online digital event for the … Continue reading AMC’s 145th Annual Summit

The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington’s Hidden Culture Part of “Cold is Cool” Series

Over the course of a calendar year, journalist Dan Szczesny explored the history and mystique of New England's tallest mountain in his book, The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington's Hidden Culture. Mount Washington is more than just a 6,288-foot rock pile; the mountain is the cultural soul of climbers, hikers, and tourists from around the world … Continue reading The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington’s Hidden Culture Part of “Cold is Cool” Series