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Crosses the Hudson from Poughkeepsie

The Mid Hudson Bridge is a toll suspension bridge that crosses the Hudson River and connects... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
jer b
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Bristol, Connecticut
Dual family visit

Another great addition for our children to be amazed with. They were told about it by myself and... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
brendanh242
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Warwick
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US 44 and NY 55 Across, Highland, NY 12528
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Mid Hudson Bridge is a toll suspension bridge that crosses the Hudson River and connects Poughkeepsie with Highland. It was opened in 1930 by then governor Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor. There is a pedestrian/ bike walkway. The toll is $2.50 when...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank jer b
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Another great addition for our children to be amazed with. They were told about it by myself and kept asking if every overpass was “ The bridge”?

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

What a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon with friends. We wanted to take a hike but were unsure of where to go. Then we heard about the Mid-Hudson Walk Way. Beautiful views, nice easy 4.6 mile walk and it was free. What's not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank EMoonDance
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Good single lane bridge. However in obvious need of painting and preventive maintenance. Also, the $1.50 toll going East is annoying. But like most things in New York, there si a tax or cost for everything.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Just drove over the bridge. Pretty cool but my wife was scares. We took time to walk over the bridge. Great views.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We took this bridge as a part of the Walkway over the Hudson loop trail. At the middle of the bridge you can listen to music produced by an artist who used various parts of the bridge to make. So creative and cool to listen...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Tiffany Y
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Take the full walk. Over the Walkway over the Hudson; then the elevator or walk down into the park or the town; then onto the mid-hudson bridge; across this bridge, then get back to where you started. Several miles but a true pleasure crossing the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank larrycarr50
Reviewed 9 August 2017

love walk the bridge so much to see as far a beacon and as far a Kingston. when the fireworks are on its fantastic to stand over water and view

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It was a beautiful walk over the Hudson and the music stops were terrific. We ended up at the river with a picnic lunch. Very safe, very affordable.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 2ellen
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you are in the area, you must stop here and experience the view. We walked across from the West side of the river, on an unseasonably warm and sunny day. If we had more time, we would have explored the East side of the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank DWeso
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