Walkway News

February 12, 2018

Walkway Offers Volunteer Ambassador Training Workshops March 6th and 10th

The Walkway Over the Hudson nonprofit organization will offer two initial training workshops from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6 and Saturday, March […]
February 10, 2018

Walkway Website Receives a Gold MarCom Award

BBG&G Advertising of Campbell Hall, NY, has been recognized with a Gold MarCom Award for its work on this new Walkway Over the Hudson website. The […]
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 3, 2018

Walkway’s First Day Hike

Happy New Year! Thank you to all who came out for the First Day Hike on the Walkway. What a great way to ring in the […]
December 21, 2017

2017 User Survey

Click here to take our short user survey Your input is very important to us, and this 10 question survey will help us understand what’s important […]
December 4, 2017
Ulster Welcome Center "Topping"

“Topping” the Ulster Welcome Center

Walkway Over the Hudson board members, staff and supporters gathered today to witness the “topping” of the new Ulster Welcome Center, currently under construction at the […]
November 8, 2017

Walkway Thanks Donors for East Pavilion Improvements, Introduces New Volunteer Director

Pictured from left to right: Howard Schwartz, Kathy Smith, John Storyk of Walters-Storyk Design Group, Jennifer Torreggiani, Alfred Torreggiani of Key Construction Services, Walkway Executive Director […]
August 28, 2017

Walkway’s Ulster Welcome Center Groundbreaking Held

The Walkway Over the Hudson organization and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYSOPRHP) hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking on Tuesday, August 22nd […]
July 12, 2017
Arc of Dutchess Spirit award

2017 Walkway Marathon Business Team Challenge Winners Announced

This year’s Walkway Marathon combined team building, fitness and friendly competition among businesses and organizations as we added the Business Team Challenge. We are pleased to […]
July 7, 2017
2017 July4th Fireworks - credit Irving Solero

Many Partners Make July 4th Fireworks Celebration Successful

It was another wonderful July 4th celebration on the Walkway, thanks to the help, support and cooperation of hundreds of volunteers, police, emergency responders and staff. Some 3000 […]
June 21, 2017
Nico the Ambassadog - credit Tom & Phyllis Smith

Pause for Paws: Keeping Furry Friends Safe on the Walkway During Summer Heat

Happy First Day of Summer! Meet “Ambassadog” Nico, who volunteers with his Walkway Ambassador “parents” Tom and Phyllis Smith. Here are some tips to keep our […]
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, […]
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 […]
May 12, 2017
MakeHerDay-HVArtMarket collage

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 […]
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 […]