Walkway News

Walkway News • Posted On October 17, 2014

Get up, get moving, get active! Join us for a free Fall Fitness Challenge Event!

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#TeamMarie CrossFit Workout w/ Poughkeepsie CrossFit

Walkway News • Posted On October 07, 2014

Fall, the perfect time for School Field Trips

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There is no better time to visit the Walkway than in the fall. Our Hudson Valley foliage is certainly a sight that should not be missed!

Walkway News • Posted On October 07, 2014

Walkway happy to host first-time visitor, Martha Stewart

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(Martha Stewart pictured at the West Entrance of the Walkway after touring the bridge and riding the recently opened waterfront elevator. Photo by Kristine Palmer Photography)

Walkway Over the Hudson was happy to host first-time visitor, Martha Stewart at our annual fundraising event, Starry Starry Night.  The event exceeded expectations and raised significant funds for future Walkway projects such as a visitors center, running water and bathrooms.

Check out the details of Stewart's visit on the official Martha Stewart Blog

Walkway News • Posted On October 02, 2014

Dog Education and Awareness Day!

Take the furry member of your family out for a day on the Walkway!

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Walkway News • Posted On October 02, 2014

It's a celebration!

Join us for a 5th Anniversary Celebration
of Walkway Over the Hudson State
Historic Park!

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Walkway News • Posted On October 02, 2014

Walktoberfest!

In the spirit of Fall, Walkway kicks off its first Walktoberfest!

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Walkway News, In The Media (front page), Press Releases • Posted On September 29, 2014

Multimedia CEO Martha Stewart Attends Walkway’s Annual Benefit Event, Starry Starry Night

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(From left: Walkway Executive Director, Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart and Multimedia CEO, Martha Stewart tour the Walkway on Friday, September 26, 2014. Photo by: Kristine Palmer Photography)

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY— The highly successful and philanthropic CEO Martha Stewart joined over 400 people at the Walkway Over the Hudson nonprofit organization’s annual Starry Starry Night fundraising benefit held at Walkway State Park, the repurposed 1889 Railroad Bridge spanning the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and Highland, NY on Friday, Sept. 26. Stewart attended the event as a guest of Dr. Lucy Rockefeller Waletzky, Chair of the New York State Council of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and honorary co-chair of the benefit event, and several friends to demonstrate her support of Hudson Valley parks. Executive Director of the Walkway, Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart met Martha Stewart, Kathy Sloane and Lucy Waletzky prior to the event for a tour of Upper Landing Park and the group enjoyed a ride on the new Walkway Elevator. Waldstein-Hart discussed future Walkway plans with Ms. Stewart while they appreciated the scenic views of the valley from 212 feet above the Hudson River.

Walkway News • Posted On September 12, 2014

Health Quest + Walkway 2014 Fall Fitness Challenge

Snap a Selfie in the Name of Fitness

Join our fall Walkway Fitness Challenge to win some amazing prizes! 

Walkway News • Posted On August 20, 2014

OSI Walkway Acquistion to Improve Visitor Access and Services

 

Open Space Institute, Alliance for NYS Parks acquires 1/2 acre parcel of land adjacent to the Poughkeepsie entrance to Walkway State Historic Park. Purchase will eventually lead to improved public amenities and access.

Click the link to read the full release.

Walkway News • Posted On August 20, 2014

Senior Day on the Walkway - Friday, August 22, 2014

 
Senior Day, which serves as informational tour on the rich history of the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, are an opportunity for seniors who may not be physically able to walk the bridge without assistance.

Walkway News, Press Releases • Posted On August 19, 2014

Walkway Over the Hudson Waterfront Elevator to Be Serviced This Week

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announced today that the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park waterfront elevator will be serviced this week and will not be open to the general public. It is expected that, the elevator will periodically be taken out of service for routine maintenance and monitoring throughout the initial schedule of operations.

READ THE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

Walkway News, Press Releases • Posted On August 14, 2014

Walkway Waterfront Elevator Opens to the Public

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New 21-Story Elevator on Poughkeepsie Waterfront Viewed as Boon to Revitalization

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY--The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the Walkway Over the Hudson organization on Thursday unveiled a new 21-story high speed elevator connecting the Walkway State Park to the Poughkeepsie waterfront.

Walkway News, In The Media (front page), Media Coverage, Press Releases • Posted On August 11, 2014

Walkway State Historic Park Elevator Set to Open to the Public this Thursday, August 14th at 1:00 PM

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The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the Walkway Over the Hudson organization announced that a new 21-story elevator connecting the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park to the Poughkeepsie waterfront will open to the public at 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 14.

Read the press release here.

Walkway News • Posted On July 10, 2014

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