Cog Railway: the World's First Mountain-Climbing Steam Train to the Summit of Mount Washington
Why drive or hike when you can get to the top of the highest peak in the Northeast on the World's First Mountain-Climbing Cog Railway train. Offering scenic train rides to the Summit of Mount Washington, step aboard the Cog Railway and see the mountain like never before. Embark on this narrated three-hour journey up the steepest railroad tracks in the US.Pass through several climate zones and elevations before reaching the top. With magnificent views of New England and the surrounding mountain terrain, The Cog's rich history dates back to the late 1800's when this steam engine train made its first voyage.Passengers have one hour to get off and explore the Summit of Mount Washington, including the Sherman Adams Visitor Center that encompasses a snack bar, museum, post office, and 360° views of the surrounding areas including up to 5 states, Canada and the Atlantic Ocean.
Prices -Adults (13-64): $72, Children (4-12): $41, Seniors (65+): $68, Hiker (One Way): $51
Hours -Trains run from mid-April through November. Train schedules vary per day, so please check their website for your dates.
- Railway to The Moon Steampunk Fest
- 3rd Annual Handcrafted in NH Festival
- Fourth of July Fireworks
- Train Rides
- Gift Shop
- Narrated Tours
- Group Tours
- Visitor Center