Poughkeepsie, New York: Walkway Over the Hudson - East Side

A 100-year old train trestle is the highest and longest all-pedestrian aerial walkway over water in the world.
61 Parker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY
Hudson Valley Rail Trail, the entrance onto the trail is quite a ways back from the river.
Daily 7am - sunset
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Walkway on the Hudson.

Walkway Over the Hudson - East Side

You can park very close to the beginning and walk across. There is an elevator half way across that brings to the town below where you can have a bite to eat. It's a fun walk with great views.

[Brian From Rockland County NY, 08/27/2016]
Walkway Over the Hudson

Walk across a 100-year old train trestle on the Hudson Valley Rail Trail. The bridge crosses over to Highland. The Poughkeepsie side entrance onto the trail is quite a ways back from the Hudson River.

[allie, 07/15/2010]

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