Mount Washington State Park in New Hampshire sits atop the highest mountain in New England at an elevation of 6288 feet above sea level. You can access the top of the mountain via three methods; foot. auto road or cog railroad.
Trailheads can be accessed at various point but it must be stressed that many of these are both strenous and dangerous. Mount washingto has some of the worst weather in the world and dozens of people have died on its trails. The highest recorded wind at 231 miles per hour was recorded at the summit. If you go to the top via car or cog railway Tuckerman Ravine can be reached via a trailhead. The snow will persist here until late summer.
At the top of the mountain there is a weather station and snack and rest room facilities.
Also on top of the mountain is the Tip-Top house built in 1853 as a hotel. This is a state historic site that can be accessed for a fee.