Walkway News

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 […]
June 22, 2020

Walkway Pavilions Re-Open with Special Modifications; Ambassadors Return to Bridge

The Walkway Over the Hudson merchandise and information pavilions in Highland and Poughkeepsie are now open for the season, with essential health-forward modifications in place.  Staffed […]
June 29, 2020

Share Your Walkway Stories and Memories With Us!

Has the Walkway played a special role in your life? As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of Starry Starry Night in October 2020 and look back […]