Mount Washington

File of Mt. Washington (Photo from Mount Washington Observatory/Facebook)

Climber Triggers Season’s First Mount Washington Avalanche

A climber on New Hampshire’s Mount Washington caused the season’s first avalanche on Monday while descending Yale Gully.



Amesbury Man Rescued From Mount Washington

Authorities say the father and one of his sons then got in an argument, and they separated for the last part of their descent.



Tornadoes & Record Snow

Who doesn’t enjoy a little trivia on a Sunday?? This morning’s questions featured on WBZ-TV were tough ones…and involved opposite ends of the weather spectrum.  Take a guess & see how you do! On this […]


File of Mt. Washington (Photo from Mount Washington Observatory/Facebook)

Volunteers Sought At Mount Washington Museum

The observatory is looking for volunteers to lead programs at its Extreme Mount Washington museum on the summit.


Adam Herman and Conor Lodge. (Photos from Adam Herman)

Hikers From Martha’s Vineyard Survive Avalanche On Mount Washington

Two men triggered an avalanche and plummeted some 800 feet in Tuckerman Ravine on Saturday.


Two hikers triggered an avalanche at Tuckerman's Ravine on Mt. Washington in New Hampshire on Saturday, Dec. 27, 2013. (Credit: U.S. Forest Service/Mount Washington Avalanche Center)

Hikers Survive 800-Foot Plunge In Tuckerman Ravine Avalanche

Two hikers who triggered an avalanche on Mount Washington that carried them 800 feet over rocks, cliffs and ice were rescued early Sunday morning and treated for injuries that were not considered life-threatening, officials said.


WBZ-TV Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher

A ‘Top 3’ Week To Start Autumn

Find Eric Fisher on Twitter and Facebook You’ll always meet people who love skies to be gray all the time, or who love it cold, or hot, or frequent bouts of wild weather. But I […]


The start line. (Photo from Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb/Facebook)

Cambridge Man, RI Woman Win Mt. Washington Race

A Massachusetts man and a Rhode Island woman won the top prizes Saturday in a bicycle race to the summit of Mount Washington, the highest peak in the Northeast.


Mount Washington is the highest peak in New England. (Credit:

Blake Wins Mount Washington Road Race For Third Time

Mountain runner Eric Blake of New Britain, Conn., has reclaimed the champion’s title in a race up the road of Northeast’s highest peak.


File of Mt. Washington (Photo from Mount Washington Observatory/Facebook)

Ice Climber Killed In Mount Washington Avalanche

A climber was killed in an avalanche in Huntington Ravine on Mount Washington in New Hampshire on Friday.