Walkway News

April 26, 2017
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Volunteer for “I Love My Park Day” on May 6

Representatives from Parks & Trails New York, New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and AT&T spoke at a press conference today on the […]
April 30, 2017
Climate march 2017 credit Fred Schaeffer

Daily Freeman: Thousands participate in climate march across Walkway Over the Hudson

An estimated 3,000 people marched across the Walkway Over the Hudson on Saturday in support of social justice, jobs and clean energy. Read more here: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/general-news/20170430/thousands-participate-in-climate-march-across-walkway-over-the-hudson
April 30, 2017
Elizabeth Waldstein-Hart and NYTimes Walkway article - credit Kathleen Hickey

Walkway and region featured in The New York Times

Walkway Over the Hudson and many nearby attractions are featured in Sunday’s The New York Times article about the Walkway and Hudson Valley, a great place […]
May 6, 2017
Volunteers participate in I Love My Park Day at Walkway credit John W. Barry - Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal: Spring cleaning and showing some love for parks

The Walkway connects Poughkeepsie to Highland. At 1.28 miles long, it is the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world. And it was one of numerous […]
May 12, 2017
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Walkway, HVArtMarket ‘Make Her Day’ Event – Sat., May 27 with rain date of Sun., May 28

Due to inclement weather forecasted for this weekend, the Make Her Day art event at Walkway State Park has been cancelled for Saturday, May 13th and […]
May 18, 2017

Video: Rails-to-Trails

Treasures of New York: Rails-to-Trails takes viewers on a unique journey along the various railway corridors that have been repurposed as recreational bike and pedestrian trails. […]
June 10, 2017
2017 ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash - credit Nin Lei

‘ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash’ Kicks Off Walkway Marathon Weekend in Downtown Poughkeepsie

Hundreds participated in a one-mile fun run/walk down Main Street in the City of Poughkeepsie for the ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash held on Saturday, June 10. The “first […]
June 11, 2017
Spencer Johnson 2017 Walkway Marathon winner Alex Wagner - Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal: Walkway Marathon winners crowned

The Walkway Marathon is here and we have winners. Spencer Johnson and Rachel Darling were the male and female winners, respectively in the marathon. Read more […]
June 11, 2017

3rd Annual Walkway Marathon Finishes Strong Nearly 2,200 Runners Compete in Three Races

Nearly 2,200 athletes were joined by thousands of spectators, supporters, and volunteers along the Poughkeepsie waterfront on Sunday for the third annual Walkway Marathon Race Series, […]