Walkway News

June 5, 2019

Walkway an Easy Summer Weekend Getaway from New York City

Upstate seems far and unreachable, but in reality, it only takes a couple of hours to escape the city and enjoy the great outdoors. The drive […]
June 12, 2019

NY Times: Poughkeepsie Ready for Its Revival

By: C.J. Hughes For years, residents of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., watched in envy. Up and down the Hudson River, hard-hit postindustrial cities like theirs were experiencing a […]
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 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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
September 3, 2019

Walkway Commemorating Ten-Year Anniversary at Starry Starry Night Benefit October 4

On Friday, October 4 from 6-10 p.m., celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park under a magnificent clear-top tent just outside […]