Thursday, October 06, 2016
Mount Washington Cog Railway Climb to the Top - 6,289 foot Elevation
The Mount Washington Cog Railway in New Hampshire is the world's first mountain-climbing cog railway. The railway is still in operation, climbing Mount Washington. World Record Wind recorded at Mount Washington for the fastest wind gust ever on the surface of the Earth: 231 miles per hour, recorded April 12, 1934 by Mount Washington Observatory staff.