Walkway News

March 28, 2018

Poughkeepsie Journal: Enjoying the great outdoors: Springing ahead in the Hudson Valley

Pssssst. Over here. Don’t say it too loudly, but it looks like spring has arrived. And you may agree that it hasn’t come soon enough. After […]
March 5, 2018

Poughkeepsie Journal: Dutchess state parks, Walkway see big gains in 2017

A record 71.6 million people visited the state’s network of 180 parks in 2017, and the Walkway was one of several area parks that saw large […]
January 30, 2018

Empire State Winter Games Torch Relay Crosses Walkway

WALKWAY OVER THE HUDSON—Johnny Vacca held the Empire State Games torch high as he and a fellow runner ran across Walkway Over the Hudson early Tuesday […]
January 10, 2018

Pix11 News: Taking in the views on the Walkway Over the Hudson

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – Standing 212 feet above the Hudson River lies a walkway rich in history. Located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, the Walkway […]
January 10, 2018
Tourists on the Walkway - credit Meredith Heuer - The NY Times

The New York Times: Walking Over the Hudson: Lofty Valley Views Where Trains Once Rumbled

The longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, rises 212 feet above the river and is easily reached by […]
January 1, 2018

First Day Hike modified due to cold

Weather forecasts are predicting extremely cold temperatures on January 1st. With safety in mind, the Walkway’s First Day Hike has been modified. We will NOT be hiking […]
December 1, 2017

Celebration of Lights

Ring in the Holidays with the Walkway at Upper Landing Park this Friday. Stay warm by the bonfire, enjoy hot chocolate and watch the City of […]
November 26, 2017

Merchandise Pavilions Close for the Season

Location: Both East (Poughkeepsie) and West (Highland) Entrances of Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park
November 24, 2017

Santa on the Walkway

Santa will arrive at the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park on Friday, November 24 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Bring your kids, your dogs—the whole family—for […]