Walkway News

April 30, 2020

Behind-The-Scenes Of Walkway’s Thank You To Frontline Workers

As a New York State Park, Walkway Over the Hudson – the World’s Longest Elevated Pedestrian Bridge – has remained open and accessible during the COVID-19 […]
April 30, 2020

Walkway, NY State Parks Thank COVID-19 Frontline Workers

Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park Illuminated with 202-foot-long ‘THANK YOU!’ to Honor Frontline Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic The Friends of the Walkway nonprofit organization […]
May 4, 2020

Walkway One Mile Postponed to Sept. 5; Virtual One Mile Open May 14 – June 14

The inaugural Walkway One Mile – ten one-mile races celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park – has been postponed until […]
May 6, 2020

Marist x Walkway Merchandise Collection Debuts May 8

Marist College fashion students collaborated with the Friends of the Walkway to create a one-of-a-kind merchandise collection celebrating the Walkway’s 10-year anniversary A portion of the […]
May 22, 2020

Walkway’s East Pavilion Donated To City of Poughkeepsie; East Gate Plaza Construction Begins

The Friends of the Walkway and Siegrist and Sons Construction joined together to donate Walkway Over the Hudson’s East Pavilion to the City of Poughkeepsie. The […]
June 3, 2020

Poughkeepsie Entrance Closed on Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5

Bridge will be accessible from Highland. Welcome centers and restrooms to remain open on both approaches. Regular access expected to resume Saturday, June 6. As construction […]
June 18, 2020

Video: How Walkway Made the Hudson Valley’s Largest Thank You Message

As the Hudson Valley reopens and moves forward, we will never forget the heroism of frontline workers of all stripes. In late April, the Friends of […]
June 18, 2020

Poughkeepsie Journal: Walkway Has Spurred Change, Improved Region

By: John W. Barry Read complete article via Poughkeepsie Journal The neighborhood was quiet.  The railroad that, in its heyday, funneled 3,500 train cars daily, 212 […]
June 18, 2020

Business Insider: Hudson Valley, Walkway Among Top 6 American Road Trips

By: Krystin Arneson Read complete article via Business Insider Just a few hours’ drive from the dense city blocks of Manhattan you’ll find the serene natural […]