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Address: Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY

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Stunning vista of river and horizon mountains, made better at sunset, but unknown to crowds. Those there are unobtrusive but friendly.

Reviewed 15 February 2017
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

When you go to the foot of Main St., you can park in the parking lot or around the circle and walk right to the shore of the river. This landing was the start of the industrious Poughkeepsie! When you look to the left you see the Mid-Hudson bridge and to the right is the world record breaking Walkway Over... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stunning vista of river and horizon mountains, made better at sunset, but unknown to crowds. Those there are unobtrusive but friendly.

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Thank roger711
Monsey, United States
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31 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We enjoyed sitting and relaxing at the Waterfront. At night-time it gets a bit deserted, so caution is advised…

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Thank Mordechai P
New York
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242 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Dragon Boat Races in July are a blast, festivals are fun and there are a few places to play/drink/dine.

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

In the last couple of years, this waterfront has really changed for the best. Clean, nice restaurants, playground, BBQs, great to hang out for the day. Boat launch, free movies at night, right near the children's museum and walkway over the hudson

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1 Thank Elizabeth1123
Poughkeepsie, New York
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30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Beautiful view of the Hudson River and the Mid Hudson Bridge . You can even see the Walkway Across the Hudson. Many Excellen't restaurants are located right there too.there is a playground for kids and places to sit and watch the boats go by.

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1 Thank debbievelie1
MA
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88 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This was a great area to walk around and check out the scenery. Very well maintained area and there are several places to grab lunch close by as well.

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Thank B D
lima
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715 reviews
173 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Right on the Hudson River. Icehouse restaurant and play area. Could get to the elevator to the Walkway over the Hudson from small parking area.

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Thank sket101
Poughkeepsie, New York
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218 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The waterfront at the city of Poughkeepsie is beautiful. Waryas Park is a nice place to visit. It is adjacent to The Poughkeepsie Children's Museum, skatepark and a few great restaurants.

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Thank Noreen M
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146 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

skateboard park, bicycles, runners, walkers, joggers, strollers. This is appropriate for all. Covered shelters, benches, all along the gorgeous river. Avoid the waterfront dining options and head up the hill a bit for food. Or pick Crew at the beginning of the walkway, down the steps and 1/2 block up the hill.

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Thank Janice G

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