Walkway News

July 4, 2017

July 4 Fireworks Spectacular

Join Us for a Spectacular View of the City of Poughkeepsie Fireworks on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park! The Walkway will be open […]
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 10, 2017

3rd Annual Walkway Marathon

2017 PHOTO ALBUMS YES! FREE photos, but PLEASE be sure to thank all our volunteer photographers’ hard work by giving the specific photographer a PHOTO CREDIT […]
May 12, 2017

May Moonwalk

Do you love the views from up on the Walkway Over the Hudson? Come on out to see the beauty of the Hudson Valley at night! […]
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 […]
May 11, 2017

Walkway Lecture Series with Thomas Ilich, P.E.

“Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge-Past Present and Future” Come join us for a fun and informative evening with Mr. Tom Ilich. We will begin with a tour across […]
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 […]
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 22, 2017

Spring Ambassador Vesting Ceremony

The Spring Vesting Ceremony is for those who have completed all four trainings, and are willing to commit a minimum of 50 volunteer hours per year […]