Underwrite our website for a day! Learn how.
Join Email List
 

Newsroom

For a list of our upcoming events, please visit the Special Events page.

July 23, 2014Seek the Peak Hike-a-thon Raises $231K for Mount Washington Observatory
March 24, 2014Mount Washington Observatory Seeking Volunteer Docents for New Extreme Mount Washington Museum
February 24, 2014Mount Washington Observatory Presents 'An Evening with Good Morning America Meteorologist and Storm Chaser Ginger Zee'
February 6, 2014Mount Washington Observatory Offering Free Educational Programs at Weather Discovery Center During February Vacation Week
January 9, 2014Mount Washington Observatory Completes Capital Campaign for 'Extreme Mount Washington'
October 9, 2013End of an Era: Mount Washington Museum Closed to Make Way for 'Extreme Mount Washington'
September 11, 2013The Great Blowdown Exhibition Opens September 20 at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center
August 22, 2013Mount Washington Observatory Welcomes Beth Phelps as Stewardship Manager
August 16, 2013Mount Washington Observatory Announces New Autumn Day Trips with the Mt. Washington Cog Railway
July 23, 201313th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-a-thon Raises $240,000 for Nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory
May 23, 2013Mount Washington Observatory Unveils Plans for New Summit Museum
May 2, 2013Mount Washington Observatory Announces 13th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-a-thon July 19-20
April 29, 2013Mount Washington Observatory Offering 'Old Man of the Mountain' Presentation May 4
March 12, 2013Museum of the White Mountains and Mount Washington Observatory Present 'To the Extremes: The Geology of Adventure in the White Mountains'
January 10, 2013Marine Veteran Takes on 'Home of the World's Worst Weather' For Children of Fallen Soldiers
October 11, 2012Mount Washington Observatory on the Forefront of Alternative Science Education
September 21, 2012Mount Washington Observatory Earns $20,000 Grant in Chase Community Giving Contest
September 6, 2012American Hiking Society and Mount Washington Observatory Join Forces to Compete in Chase Community Giving Contest
August 21, 2012Vasque Is New Official Footwear Provider of Mount Washington Observatory
August 14, 2012Magor and Wheeler Named to Mount Washington Observatory Board of Trustees
August 8, 2012Mount Washington Observatory Welcomes New Director of Summit Operations
July 24, 201212th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-a-thon Raises More Than $250,000 for Nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory
July 3, 2012Mount Washington Observatory 'Summit Adventures' Named a 2012 'Best of New England -- Editors' Choice' Winner by Yankee Magazine
May 24, 2012Nation's Premier Hiking Event Comes to Mount Washington
February 24, 2012Mount Washington Observatory Welcomes United States Congressman Charlie Bass
February 17, 2012Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center Offers Free Programs for Vacation Week
July 26, 201111th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-a-Thon Raises $181,000 for Nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory
July 11, 2011Weeks Act Celebrated in Free Summer Program Series at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center
March 17, 2011Mount Washington Observatory Offers Free Programs to Area Schools
February 18, 2011New Hampshire Company Makes The Ultimate Pizza Delivery
January 3, 2011Mount Washington Observatory and Eastern Mountain Sports Forge New Multi-Year Partnership
August 19, 2010Laconia Savings Bank Sponsors Mount Washington Observatory Distance Learning Initiative
July 27, 201010th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-a-Thon Raises $197,000 for Mount Washington Observatory
July 7, 2010Science in the Mountains Videoconference Series Visits Scientific Destinations across North America
June 28, 2010Bradstreet, Kwasnik, Stampone Named to Mount Washington Observatory Board of Trustees
May 5, 2010Mount Washington Observatory's 10th Annual Seek the Peak Hike-A-Thon Adds New Concert, Big Prizes and New Sponsors
January 26, 2010Mount Washington World Record Wind Toppled
January 15, 2010The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore to Visit Mount Washington Observatory
September 23, 2009Mount Washington Observatory Lease Extended Until 2014
July 28, 2009Seek The Peak 9 Raises $113,000 For Nonprofit Mount Washington Observatory
July 23, 2009Premier Hiking Event on Mount Washington to Take Place This Weekend
July 6, 2009Observatory To Host Innovative Environmental Lecture Series
June 2, 2009Over 300 Hikers to Climb Mount Washington in Record-Breaking Seek the Peak Hike-a-Thon
May 6, 2009Mount Washington Observatory Offers "Hermit Lake Adventure"
April 27, 2009Public Service of New Hampshire, G4 Communications Provide Sponsorship Support of New Mount Washington Observatory Distance Learning Initiative
April 8, 2009U.S. Congressman Paul Hodes Cuts Ribbon on New Mount Washington Observatory Distance Learning Initiative
March 10, 2009Mount Washington An International Educational Outpost
January 29, 2009Exclusive Mount Washington Slideshow by National Geographic Photojournalist Jose Azel Set for February 19 in Bartlett, NH
January 15, 2009Mount Washington Featured in February Edition of National Geographic
October 29, 2008Special Offer: MWO Donor Offers Two Unrestricted, Interchangeable 1-Week Lift Tickets, Valid Anywhere in the Country
October 9, 2008Mount Washington Observatory to Hold Chamber After Hours Event
August 20, 2008Small Car Owners Raise Big Money for Two New Hampshire Charities
July 26, 2008250 Hikers Scale Mount Washington, Raising Just Over $100,000
June 23, 2008Observatory To Host Innovative Videoconference Program Series
January 9, 2008"Marty" Wins Mount Washington Election
January 3, 2008Mount Washington Observatory Turns to the Polls to Pick Next Mountain Mascot
December 13, 2007A Lifetime of Attitash Skiing & Riding up for Auction, MWO to Benefit
December 11, 2007Observatory to Unveil New Weather Discovery Center Exhibits on Saturday
December 5, 2007MWO Outreach Heads North in January; 20% off Classroom Programs
November 14, 2007ABC’s Good Morning America Visits MWO for Monday National Broadcast
September 26, 2007Mount Washington Observatory Announces New Trustees, Officers
September 12, 2007Mount Washington Observatory Unveils A New Image
August 2, 2007Seek the Peak 7 Raises More Than $61,000
June 25, 2007Climate Change Lecture Series Brings Global Environmental Issues Home to the Mount Washington Region
June 12, 2007Summer EduTrips: Spend a Night with your Head in the Clouds
May 31, 2007Weather-Themed Fun at "Friday's Forecast" this Summer
May 30, 2007Skywarn Spotter Training At Weather Discovery Center June 2
April 28, 2007Nearly $30,000 Raised at Portland Fundraiser
April 16, 2007Patriot's Day Storm Packs a 156-mph Punch
April 10, 2007"An Evening on Mount Washington" Fundraiser Coming April 28 to Portland
April 10, 2007MWO Celebrates a Big Anniversary in its Blustery History
February 27, 2007MWO Outreach Heading South in March... Book a Program for Your School!
February 15, 2007MWO to be Featured in TIME Magazine, CBS Early Show
January 26, 2007New "Premium Content" Now Available to MWO Members!
January 9, 2007In Search of Winter, CBS News Visits Mount Washington
December 26, 2006New Webcam, New Membership Benefits in 2007
December 15, 2006Mount Washington Observatory Receives Largest Gift in its 75-Year History
December 3, 2006MWO Featured on The Weather Channel as a “Job Worth Weathering”
December 1, 2006Home of the "World's Worst Weather" had Tepid November
October 27, 2006Winter Arrives on Summit; All Public Facilities Closed
October 16, 2006MWO Featured in L.L. Bean National Ad Campaign (Preview TV Spot Here!)
October 2, 2006MWO President's Club Social Scheduled for November 4
October 1, 2006MWO Club Level Members Enjoy a Perfect Fall Foliage Hike
September 6, 20062006-2007 DayTrip and EduTrip Calendars are Released
September 6, 2006Now Booking In-School Observatory Educational Programs for the 2006-2007 School Year


Home of the World's Worst Weather
Administration: 2779 White Mountain Highway, P. O. Box 2310, North Conway, NH 03860 • Tel: 603-356-2137 • Fax: 603-356-0307 • contact us
>> OUR PARTNERS Eastern Mountain Sports Subaru Cranmore Mt Washington Auto Road Mt Washington Cog Railway Vasque NH Grand MWVCC
Mount Washington Observatory respects your privacy           ©2014 Mount Washington Observatory           Site Directory
Web Site Support from Zakon Group LLC