Each segment is .2 miles

Photos are in order from bottom to top of climb



 Note:  Click on “View full route" (top left) which opens the Mt Washington RideWithGPS page.  Hover over the distance line at the spot you would like to begin a sub-  segment for this climb.  Click your mouse on the start point and drag the vertical graphing line the distance you wish to obtain sub-detail from, then release the  mouse at the end point.  This will give you the following sub-detail for the selected segment in the “Metrics” window top right of the page:  (a) distance, (b) Elevation  gained and lost, (c) max grade, (d) average grade (e) that segment's climb category – e.g. Cat 1, HC, etc., and (f) FIETS score for the segment.

Hover cursor over segment slices, below, for exact  grade of a particular segment. Map route (bottom) colors correlate with elevation legend colors.

 NoteScroll  in text box to view  more of the Ride Description.

Background photo - U.S. #5 Pikes Peak CO.


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Statistics and Details

  • Distance:                                7.4 miles                         

  • Beginning elevation:            1,584'

  • Ending elevation:                  6,2,68

  • Elevation gained:                 4,635'

  • Average Grade:                    11.9%

  • Fiets Index:                            18.01
  • Location:  Climb begins at the the Mt Washinton Auto Road toll Booth, just past the junction of Mt Washington Toll and White Mountain Roads, 8 miles south of Gorham, NH, and 90 miles northwest of Portland, MN,(44.28927, -71.22967 latitude/longitude).