Walkway over the Hudson & Hudson River Cruise

The Walkway over the Hudson is a steel cantilever bridge spanning the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie, New York, on the east bank and Highland, New York, on the west bank. Built as a double track railroad bridge, it was completed on January 1, 1889, and formed part of the Maybrook Railroad Line of the New Haven Railroad.
It was taken out of service on May 8, 1974, after it was damaged by fire. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979, and its entry updated in 2008.It was reopened on October 3, 2009, as a pedestrian walkway as part of the new Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park.
Lunch will be at Christina's in Kingston. Lunch includes Soup, Salad, Entree
choice: Chicken Marsala, Parmesan or Francaise; Sliced Steak Bordelaise; Catch of the Day; or Penne ala Vodka with Chicken, dessert & coffee. Your choice of meal will be made at the restaurant.  
Rip Van Winkle II cruise boat
From the decks of the venerable Rip Van Winkle II cruise boat, you will relax and enjoy a clear view of historic Hudson River lighthouses, waterfront mansions, and other notable locations on this 2.5-hour Sightseeing Cruise. Highlighted by our knowledgeable cruise staff, you’ll see some of the region’s most unique and fascinating locations on the Hudson River waterfront!
The trip will be Thursday July29th and leave from the Center at 8:00 am. Return approximately 6:30 p.m. Cost of the trip will be $88.


Proof of vaccination must be provided at sign up or proof of a negative test within 72 hours of the trip when boarding the bus.