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Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

The longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world. The 1.28 mile long park standing 212 feet above water offers walkers, hikers, bicyclists and those with disabilities spectacular views of the Hudson River Valley and connects to nearly 18 miles of continuous rail trails in Dutchess & Ulster counties. Non-motorized vehicles and dogs allowed. Formerly a railroad bridge c. 1888, this linear park is managed by New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, 834-2867. For guided Group Tours, contact Susanne at 845-454-9649.

Additional Info:
Address:61 Parker Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone (main):(845) 454-9649
Open:7am-sunset, year-round, weather permitting
Fee:Free of charge

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  • Tours Offered
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Groups Welcome

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