SEEK THE PEAK HIKE-A-THON JULY 17-18, 2019 - SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

As we navigate these challenging times we continue to evaluate Seek the Peak and what it will look like for 2020.  With July still being a ways out and the hope that the spread of COVID-19 will subside we are optimistic that a modified Seek the Peak will take shape for July 17-18.  Stay tuned for details on adjustments in the weekend events. 

FRIDAY - JULY 17

REGISTRATION AND KICK-OFF PARTY
4:00 PM – 8:30 PM: 

Location: Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, North Conway Village

Stop by our Weather Discovery Center to drop off any final donations and pick up your Seek the Peak Backpack and t-shirt.

Experts from the Appalachian Mountain Club will also be on hand to provide trail information.

Join us for appetizers, refreshments, and mingling in our interactive science museum. Bring the family and stay as long as you like: there are hands-on exhibits for kids of all ages!

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SATURDAY - JULY 18

TRAILHEAD SEND OFFS
6:00 AM – 9:00 AM:

Location: The AMC's Pinkham Notch Visitor Center on the east side of Mount Washington, and the base of the Ammonoosuc Ravine Trailhead on the west side of Mount Washington
Volunteers will be onsite to wish you well as you start you hike!

WEATHER STATION TOURS
9:30 AM – 3:00 PM:

Location: Mount Washington Observatory summit weather station.

You may be exhausted...but please stop in to our legendary summit weather station for a complimentary behind-the-scenes tour, meet staff and trustees and enjoy some light refreshments with the crew!

GUIDED HIKE OPTIONS
8:00 AM -12:00 PM

Moderate Hike with Education Coordinator Will Broussard

Location: Pinkham Notch to Low's Bald Spot

Join Will as he leads you along the trails up to Low's Bald spot sharing a wealth of knowledge about the flora and fauna! Give us a call to reserve a spot. 

Learn more about some alternative hiking options below. 

ALTERNATIVE HIKE OPTIONS

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SATURDAY - JULY 18

VENDOR EXPO
2:00 PM– 6:00 PM

Location: Base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road

Meet the sponsors and partners who make Seek the Peak possible at our festive outdoor expo. Peruse the booths and enjoy product demonstrations, presentations, activities and giveaways. Friends and family welcome.

DINNER & AWARDS
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Base of the Mt. Washington Auto Road

The culminating event of Seek the Peak, the famous after party is a blow-out celebration featuring great giveaway and a sumptuous, all-you-can-eat dinner. The party also includes the famous awards ceremony, featuring hundreds of prizes worth thousands of dollars. Bring the family and plan to stay until the end; this is one event you don't want to miss!
PURCHASE DINNER TICKETS* HERE
*Dinner tix included for STP participants who have raised $200.

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