Category: White Mountains

Mount Washington (New Hampshire)

Mount Washington (New Hampshire) Before settlers arrived, Mount Washington was called Agiocochook, which translates to “the place of the Great Spirit” or “the place of the Concealed One,” and Kodaak Wadjo, meaning “the top is so hidden,” by Native American tribes. The Algonquian people also called it Waumbik, meaning “white rocks.” The mountain sits mostly …

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