Events in New Hampshire

Thursdays: 3:30 – 7:00 pm, May 12 – June 30
Salomon Spring Trail Running Series
A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to longer courses.

May 23 to Nov 12
Jericho State Park Trails Open
Open weekends beginning May 2nd, fully open beginning May 23.

Saturday, May 28
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?

Thursday, June 2
Drive in the 50’s Berlin, NH
This year the event will be held from 5 – 8 pm, rain or shine. Main Street will be closed off and lined with antique and classic cars.

Thursdays: 3:30 – 7:00 pm, May 12 – June 30
Salomon Spring Trail Running Series
A weekly race series at Great Glen Trails for all ages. Walk or run the mini to long courses.

Saturday, June 4 – 10:00 am
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.

June 3 & 5 & 7 & 9 & 11 & 15
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 11 & 19
Laconia Motorcycle Week
If riding is your pleasure then we hope you’ll be joining Laconia Motorcycle Week- all things motorcycle!

Monday & Thursday, June 13 & 16
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 18
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.

Friday & Saturday, June 17 & 18
Minis on Top
MINI Coopers from around the world tour the Mt. Washington Auto Road and then celebrate with a barbeque.

Sunday, June 19 at 3:30 am
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 26
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 31 at 4:00 am
Sunday Sunrise Drives
The Mt. Washington Auto Road open up at 4:00 am 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 28 at 4:30 am
Sunday Sunrise Drives
The Mt. Washington Auto Road open up at 4:30 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.

Saturday, September 12
WingZilla
Yearly chicken wing cookoff competition at the Nothern Forest Heritage Park in Berlin, NH.
More info from Androscoggin Valley CC

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 17
RiverFire
Yearly event on the Androscoggin River in Berlin, NH. Zombie ATV Poker Run & 5K run or walk in the RiverFire 5K along the picturesque Androscoggin River. At dusk, the Androscoggin River will be lit up with fires that appear to be floating on the water! The blazes will actually burn on the historic boom piers that dot the river.

Saturday, October 17 & 24
Silly, Spooky Halloween Extravaganza @ Santa’s Village
Santa is busy preparing for Christmas but the Silly Nilly Witch of the North has put on a show for you. Park is open from 11 am to 5 pm these two days only.

Thursday, October 1 & 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.

Saturday, October 10 & 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.

Tuesday, October 6, 13, 20 & 27
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. Check Availability and Rates for participants here. Email Sally if you have any questions at Stay@TopNotchInn.com.

Saturday, October 31 & Sunday, November 1
Randolph Ramble
This new exciting event put on by local runners and sponsors will put you to the test of running/hiking 10 K on the trails in Randolph just as fall gives in for winter in the North Country. Check out the full event program for the Randolph Ramble and check availability and rates for participants here.