Walkway Over the Hudson

Walkway To Hold Annual First Day Hike

Dec 31, 2014
Fred Schaeffer, Walkway Over the Hudson

The Hudson Valley’s famous pedestrian bridge will hold its annual First Day hike.

Walkway To Hold Marathons In June

Nov 18, 2014
Ashley Arias, Walkway Over the Hudson

It was a bitter cold day at Walkway Over the Hudson, but the focus today was on a major event involving the signature pedestrian bridge in the Hudson Valley next summer.

Walkway Elevator Temporarily Closes Days After Opening

Aug 19, 2014
WAMC, Allison Dunne

An outdoor elevator at pedestrian bridge Walkway Over the Hudson that opened to the public less than one week ago has been taken out of service to replace a part.

The New York State Parks system’s first outdoor elevator was taken out of service late Saturday. New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Spokesman Randy Simons says the outdoor Walkway elevator, which opened to the public August 19, is being serviced after a routine check found that a part was not functioning as it should.

Elevator Opens At Walkway Over The Hudson

Aug 15, 2014
WAMC, Allison Dunne

A new elevator at Walkway Over the Hudson was put into operation Thursday, affording new access and scenic views. Officials hope the elevator helps add to the more than 700,000 Walkway visitors a year.

Democratic State Senator Terry Gipson took the 70-second ride 21 stories up in the elevator that has three glass observation windows.

“It was great,” Gipson remarked. “It’s a very scenic ride. I would highly recommend it. You get to see a very unique view that you can’t see from anywhere else.”

Walkway Elevator Is Set To Open

Aug 14, 2014
Walkway Over the Hudson

A new elevator will be set into motion Thursday morning at a famous pedestrian bridge in the Hudson Valley.

Walkway Participants Go For A World Record

Jun 1, 2014
Fred Schaeffer, Walkway Over the Hudson

The annual Guinness World Record attempt on pedestrian bridge Walkway Over the Hudson takes place Sunday.

Memorial Eve Ceremony Scheduled For Walkway

May 25, 2014
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On Sunday, there will be a Memorial Eve ceremony in the mid-Hudson Valley, on the pedestrian bridge Walkway Over the Hudson.

There will be a Mother’s Day walk in the Hudson Valley Sunday to send a solidarity message to Nigeria.

Waterfront Park Opens In Poughkeepsie

Nov 16, 2013
Courtesy of Upper Landing Park

New York has a new public park - along the waterfront in Poughkeepsie. The park opened Saturday.

Walkway Launches Mobile Web Tour

Oct 21, 2013
Fred Schaeffer, Walkway Over the Hudson

Now while you are strolling across the world’s largest elevated pedestrian bridge in New York, you can take a Web tour.