Directions to the Walkway
Parking: Entrances have metered parking managed by NYS Parks.
Walkway West (Highland Entrance):
Parking: 87 Haviland Rd., Highland, NY
Walkway East (Poughkeepsie Entrance):
Parking: 61 Parker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY
On foot, the stairs at Washington St. are 0.7 miles from the train station.
Upper Landing Park (Elevator Entrance):
Parking at train station. 83 N. Water St., Poughkeepsie, NY
Elevator at Upper Landing Park: The 21-story glass-walled ADA-compliant elevator on the Poughkeepsie waterfront at Upper Landing Park operates from 9 a.m. until one hour before park closing time (see seasonal closing times below). When open, the elevator is staffed at all times. Like the Walkway, the elevator operates weather permitting, and may close for thunder, lightning, and high winds.
Elevator Status Hotline: 845-834-3641
Walk or take a short taxi ride 0.7 miles from the Poughkeepsie Train Station to the Walkway entrance stairs at Washington St.
Amtrak: Poughkeepsie Station 800-872-7245
Metro-North: Poughkeepsie Station 212-532-4900
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