Walkway News

May 4, 2023

Live Music, Raffles, Pop-Up Performances Highlight Mayfest On May 20, 21

At its heart, the Mayfest Farmers and Makers Market on Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21 along the Hudson Valley Rail Trail and west approach […]
May 31, 2023

Walkway Featured In Dutchess Tourism “Zen Finder” Outdoor Experience

Vibrant sunsets on the horizon. The World’s Longest Elevated Pedestrian Bridge with sweeping, panoramic views of the Hudson River. Quiet trails welcome exploration and introspection. Close […]
June 5, 2023

Tickets Now Available To See July 4th Fireworks From Walkway Over the Hudson

On Tuesday, July 4, the Friends of the Walkway nonprofit organization is again offering the public the opportunity to view the City of Poughkeepsie’s annual Fourth […]
June 6, 2023

When Temperatures Rise, The Walkway May Be Unsafe For Your Pets

When the “feels like” temperature in the Hudson Valley exceeds 90 degrees, the Walkway may be unsafe for your pets. The concrete can burn their paws. […]
June 19, 2023

Walkway Named Hudson Valley’s “Best Landmark” by Hudson Valley Magazine

The readers of Hudson Valley Magazine have declared Walkway Over the Hudson to be the region’s Best Landmark, according to the results of the annual “Best […]
July 29, 2023

UGRR Nine Cross Walkway On Underground Railroad Cycling Tour

On July 27, we proudly welcomed the UGRR Nine to Walkway Over the Hudson as part of their cycling tour from Denton, Maryland to Ontario, Canada […]
August 3, 2023

NYS Parks Commissioner Kulleseid Previews 2024 Centennial At Walkway

On the day Governor Kathy Hochul previewed a year-long celebration of the centennial anniversary of the founding of New York’s statewide park and historic site system […]
August 10, 2023

Walkway Supporting Family Services 50 Meaningful Miles Campaign

On a remarkable journey of hope and resilience, Family Services CEO Leah Feldman will run 50 Meaningful Miles in partnership with Walkway Over the Hudson. On […]
August 27, 2023

Learn Walkway History and Hike From Bridges To Parks On September 9

The New York State Bridge Authority (NYSBA) and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) have announced an upcoming “Bridges […]