The Mount Washington Cog Railway, Bretton Woods
(4/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
The world's first mountain-climbing cog railway, The Mount Washington Cog Railway transports you to the top of Mount Washington for views of the mountains of New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, and Canada as well as the Atlantic Ocean. Choose between an old-fashioned coach powered by steam engine, or a modern, more environmentally friendly biodiesel option to take you to the summit at 1,916 m (6,288 ft). You'll have about an hour at the top of the highest peak in the Northeast, giving you a chance to explore the visitor center and Mount Washington Observatory's Weather Museum. Plan to visit The Mount Washington Cog Railway and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Bretton Woods attractions using our Bretton Woods trip generator.
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  • We drove up to the Cog Rail Station to see the Foliage and take pictures of the Trains for our Grandson's. We did not take the train up because we have done that before and there was a 2 hour wait. We...  more »
  • My family & I took a trip up on the train & it was AWESOME!! Very clear day to see everything!! We hadn't ever gone up on the train before so it was very exciting for us all! We learned a lot too! It ...  more »
  • This is a slow expensive attraction for what it is unless you are interested in the view of the mountains or railways. If you end up on the RHS of the car like I did up and LHS back there is nothing m...  more »