Walkway News

August 25, 2019

More Than 1,000 Motorcyclists Cross Walkway During SkyRide

During an event nearly six years in the making, more than 1,000 motorcyclists from across the northeast and mid-Atlantic region processed across Walkway Over the Hudson […]
August 23, 2019

Veteran Walks 2,800 Miles Across America, Returns Home Via Walkway

By: Marist College From April through August 2019, Marist College Associate Professor of English and Navy veteran Tommy Zurhellen has been walking across the U.S. to […]
August 13, 2019

Free Outdoor Concert on Walkway To Be Rescheduled

By: New York State Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation The Twilight in the Parks concert originally scheduled for Saturday, August 17 from 6-7:30 pm. will be […]
July 23, 2019

Walkway Welcomes Motorcyclists To Cross Bridge for SkyRide On August 24

Fundraiser held to improve Walkway’s accessibility for seniors and those with mobility issues and support local veterans’ groups. On Saturday, August 24, Hudson Valley motorcyclists, passengers, […]
June 20, 2019

Dutchess Welcome Center Now Open on East Approach

Revamped glass-walled elevator re-opened for 212-foot ride to the top Next Round of Improvements Will Include a New Friends Pavilion View Photos of the New Welcome […]
June 19, 2019

First Friday Coming To Walkway August 2

By: First Friday Poughkeepsie On Friday, August 2, 5-9 p.m., join us for First Friday Poughkeepsie’s Anniversary Party celebration at Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic […]
June 4, 2019

Walkway Offers Amazing Vantage Point For Viewing Fireworks on July 4

Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world, is again offering the public the opportunity to view the City […]
May 28, 2019

Movies Under The Walkway 2019 Schedule Released

Come to Upper Landing Park throughout the summer for family-friendly movies shown on a big screen, with the Walkway Over the Hudson as a backdrop. Enjoy […]
May 28, 2019

Hundreds Light Up Walkway for Memorial Day

Gold Star families joined veterans, elected officials, and community members at a dusk service on the Walkway over the Hudson on Sunday to honor those service […]
May 8, 2019

Walkway Honors Over Two Dozen Local Firefighters

On Wednesday, May 8 at 11 a.m., Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park hosted local first responders on the Walkway to commemorate the 45th anniversary […]
May 1, 2019

Help Us “Illuminate The Walkway” on Sunday, May 26

Building on the Memorial Day Eve ceremony hosted by the Dutchess County Division of Veterans Services since 2012, on Sunday, May 26, Walkway Over the Hudson […]
April 30, 2019

Walkway Seeking Seasonal Ambassador Pavilion and Program Assistant

Position Title:  Seasonal Ambassador Pavilion and Program Assistant Reports to:  Director of Program and Visitor Services Status:   Part time Seasonal Employee May – November.  Up to […]
April 18, 2019

Walkway Over the Hudson Release Results of Pattern For Progress Quality of Life Study

In its first decade of existence, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park has significantly improved local residents’ quality of life, brought new customers to area […]
April 18, 2019

Walkway Seeking Food Vendors for 2019 Season

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation is inviting food vendors interested in serving on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic […]
April 17, 2019

Walkway Access Limited on Tuesday, April 23

On Tuesday April 23, 2019, vehicle and pedestrian access will be limited at the Dutchess County approach to the Walkway Over the Hudson due to asphalt […]