Our Pulse of the Parks series look at visitor trends at a sample of New York’s state parks. The reports provide in-depth reviews on visitor demographics and satisfaction; economic impacts of the parks; and the unique qualities that make parks appealing for a range of visitors.
Since its opening in 2009, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world, has provided access to the Hudson River's breathtaking views for pedestrians, hikers, joggers, cyclists, and the disabled. Read more about this amazing park and its broad allure to visitors from all walks of life.
Pulse of the Parks: Walkway Over the Hudson
This unique state park welcomes more than 2.5 million visitors per year, inspiring local residents and attracting out-of-town visitors.