5 reasons to drive the Mount Washington Auto Road

Don’t miss out! Join the thousands of people who subscribe to our once-daily email with all the best travel news. Some links on this page may pay me a commission – as always, thanks for your support if you use them

Over the holiday weekend, I had the chance to visit one of New Hampshire’s most famous landmarks: the Mount Washington Auto Road. Being from New Hampshire originally, it’s sort of a shame it took me 27 years to finally do it, but it was well worth the (sometimes hair-raising) drive to the top. Next time you find yourself in New Hampshire, make sure to take time to drive the Mount Washington Auto Road — here are five reasons you won’t regret it!

1. The History of the Mount Washington Auto Road

If you’re a history buff, or just like learning fun (read: random) facts, Mount Washington and the Mount Washington Auto Road have a bunch in store for you. According to the Mount Washington Observatory website:

For nearly sixty-two years, Mount Washington, New…

Categories:   Uncategorized