Events in New Hampshire

Thursdays, May 14 – July 2
Salomon Spring Trail Running Series
A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to longer courses.

Mondays, May 18 & June 1 – 15
Women’s Spring Kayaking
A class series hosted by Great Glen Trails on Monday mornings to get you in the water and having fun on area rivers and lakes.

Saturday, May 23
Alton Weagle Day
Alton Weagle had a passion for Mt. Washington—enough to climb the Mt. Washington Auto Road in a number of unique ways: on foot, walking backwards and pushing a wheelbarrow of sugar are just a few! This day honors his spirit with ascents on camels, unicycles, pogo sticks and more. Think you’re Weagle enough for a climb of your own?

Mondays, May 18 & June 1 – 15
Women’s Spring Kayaking

A class series hosted by Great Glen Trails on Monday mornings to get you in the water and having fun on area rivers and lakes.

Thursdays, May 14 – July 2
Salomon Spring Trail Running Series
A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to long courses.

Friday, June 5
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

Saturday, June 6
There’s a Black Fly in My Eye 10 Mile Trail Run and Relay
Annual fun run race hosted by Great Glen Trails. Run solo or as a relay on the 10 mile courses that includes three separate loops.

Sunday, June 7
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

Tuesday, June 9
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

Thursday, June 11
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

June 12 – 14
White Mountain Wellness
Come join Jennifer Desrosiers from “Wild Adventurous Life” for a weekend of yoga, nutrition, and outdoor play. Learn, love and meet new friends! Lodging available at the Mt. Moriah Cottage. Call Sally at Top Notch Inn for more information at 603-986-3991.

Saturday, June 13
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 14
Art and Libations
From 4 pm – 9 pm Local artists present colorful exhibits for guest and locals alike to enjoy! Everyone is welcome so come on by the Mt Moriah Cottage next door to the Top Notch Inn for Art, Food, Drink & entertainment! Relax in the rockers, or enjoy the view of Mt Moriah while taking in all this afternoon has to offer. Donations of $10 to Coos County Botanical Garden Club welcomed. Starts at 4PM, and continues until 9PM! For more information e-mail William O’Brien gerawill@ne.rr.com or the Top Notch Inn at stay@topnotchinn.com

Monday, June 15
Ride to the Sky
Motorcycles only & motorcycle passengers ride free before 10 a.m. on the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Guided tours available.

Wednesday, June 17
Bicknell’s Thrush Tours
Early morning guided van tours in search of the extremely rare Bicknell Thrush bird. Tours depart from the base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road at 6:00 a.m.

Thursday, June 18
Ride to the Sky
Motorcycles only & motorcycle passengers ride free before 10 a.m. on the Mt. Washington Auto Road. Guided tours available.

Saturday, June 20
Northeast Delta Dental Mt. Washington Road Race
Foot race up Mt. Washington beginning at 9:00 a.m. Road reopens to the public at 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 20
Minis on Top
MINI Coopers from around the world tour the Mt. Washington Auto Road and then celebrate with a barbeque.

Friday, June 26
Mt. Washington Valley Old Car Club Cruise Night
Vintage cars on display along with a cash BBQ and DJ from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 28
Sunday Sunrise Drives
The Mt. Washington Auto Road open up at 3:30 a.m. for a drive to the summit to see the sunrise.

Sunday, June 28
Gerry Pomerleau Memorial ATV Ride
Mt. Washington Auto Road open only to ATVs all day.

Thursdays, May 14 – July 2
Salomon Spring Trail Running Series

A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to long courses.

Thursdays, July 2 – August 13
Skiers Are Made In The Summer
Dryland summer training series for skiers at Great Glen Trails.

Tuesdays, July 7 – August 25
Summer Mountain Bike Series
Weekly evening biking on the Great Glen Trails system where riders compete against the clock.

Saturday, July 11
Newton’s Revenge
Beginning at 8:00 a.m., bicyclists race up the Mt. Washington Auto Road for one of the country’s toughest hill climbs.

Saturday, July 18
Seek the Peak
Fundraising event that includes a group hike, expo, dinner and awards party to benefit the Mount Washington Observatory.

Saturday, July 25
Alt Energy Summit
A gathering celebrating all types of alternative energy and includes a trip up the Mt. Washington Auto Road.

Sunday, July 26
Sunday Sunrise Drives
The Mt. Washington Auto Road open up at 3:30 a.m. for a drive to the summit to see the sunrise.

Friday, July 31 – Sunday, August 2
Jericho ATV Festival
Stay with us, park your truck, and drive your ATV from our door to all the festivities! This is an extremely busy weekend and we suggest booking early no matter what your plans are! We have everything from family-sized houses to single motel rooms available for your stay. Call us at 603-466-5496 for more details.

Saturday & Sunday, August 8 & 9
24 Hours of Great Glen

A 24 hour team mountain bike race across singletrack and carriage roads. Includes a weekend long festival and kids race.

Thursdays, July 2 – August 13
Skiers Are Made In The Summer
Dryland summer training series for skiers.

Saturday, August 15
Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb
The original bike race up the auto road beginning at 8:50 a.m.

August 18-20
Active Outdoors Camp
Hosted by Great Glen Trails, this three day camp for kids entering sixth through eighth grades takes them on the Great Glen trail system, mountain biking, paddling and more.

Tuesdays, July 7 – August 25
Summer Mountain Bike Series
Weekly evening biking on the Great Glen Trails system where riders compete against the clock.

Friday, August 28
Mt. Washington Valley Old Car Club Cruise Night
Vintage cars on display along with a cash BBQ and DJ from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 30
Sunday Sunrise Drives
The Mt. Washington Auto Road open up at 3:30 a.m. for a drive to the summit to see the sunrise.

Thursdays, September 3 – October 8
Salomon Fall Trail Running Series
A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to long courses.

Friday, September 4 – Sunday, September 6
Muster in the Mountains
A weekend long colonial encampment of reenactors bringing to life the French and Indian War, Revolutionary war, and Mountain Man period.

Saturdays, September 12 – October 24
Outdoor Fun Fitness Program for Kids
A few hours of fitness designed for kids grades 4 – 8 including outdoor games, obstacle courses, challenges and more.

Saturday, September 12
“Top Dog” Dog Walk and Talent Show
Beginning at 10 am, join us for a treasure hunt, costume contest, and talent show complete with awards, treats and ribbons. This fun for locals and visitors will be overseen by dog expert Susan Parker. A $10 donation goes to Retired NH Sled Dogs.

Mondays, September 14 – October 26 and Thursdays, September 17 – October 22
Fall Fitness for Women-FEWABS
An outdoor fitness program developing Flexibility, Endurance, Whole body involvement, Agility, Balance & Strength designed for women ages 16 and up at Great Glen Trails.

Thursdays, September 3 – October 8
Salomon Fall Trail Running Series

A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to long courses.

Saturdays, September 12 – October 24
Outdoor Fun Fitness Program for Kids
A few hours of fitness designed for kids grades 4 – 8 including outdoor games, obstacle courses, challenges and more.

Mondays, September 14 – October 26 and Thursdays, September 17 – October 22
Fall Fitness for Women-FEWABS
An outdoor fitness program developing Flexibility, Endurance, Whole body involvement, Agility, Balance & Strength designed for women ages 16 and up at Great Glen Trails.

Saturday, October 24 & Sunday, October 25
Gorham Mountain Bike Weekend
Join us in celebrating all things mountain biking for our 3rd year in a row! There will be guided rides for riders of all levels, or self-guided routes with included maps. A special dinner at Libby’s Restaurant & Saalt Pub will take place on Saturday night. We’ll be hosting the weekend right here from the Top Notch Inn! Great opportunity to taste the new beer from Moat Brewery called Perkins Path. Rooms are still available at a discounted rate for participants. Email Sally if you have any questions at Stay@TopNotchInn.com.