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Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

87 Haviland Road
Highland, NY 12528

845-834-2867

In October 2009 the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park opened as a legacy project of the Hudson Fulton Champlain Quadricentennial. The park provides access to the Hudson River's breathtaking landscape for pedestrians, hikers, joggers, bicyclists, and people with disabilities. The bridge deck stands 212 feet above the river's surface and is 6,768 feet (1.28 miles) long, making it the longest, elevated pedestrian bridge in the world.  

Amenities and Activities:

Our parks and historic sites have countless amenities and activities to make your visit fun and enjoyable. Accessible indicates that, to the extent practicable, this facility or activity meets the Americans with Disabilities Act accessibility standards. It is strongly recommended that you contact the facility in advance for a full description of what you can expect.

  • Audio-Visual Programs (Accessible)
  • Biking
  • Empire Passport Accepted
  • Hiking
  • Interpretive Signs (Accessible)
  • Nature Trails (Accessible)
  • Picnic Tables
  • Recreation Programs (Accessible)
  • Scenic Views (Accessible)
  • Self Guided Tours (Accessible)
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