Rejuvenate in Dutchess County’s Natural Beauty
Just 90 minutes north of Manhattan is beautiful Dutchess County, in the heart of New York’s Hudson Valley region. Here, there’s something for everyone: natural scenic beauty, outdoor recreational activities, impressive historic sites and unparalleled farm-to-table dining.
Now part of the Empire State Trail, experience the Walkway Over the Hudson in Poughkeepsie. This historic railroad bridge is the longest elevated pedestrian walkway in the world and provides incredible views of the Catskills from high above the majestic Hudson River. Lace up your hiking boots and hit the Appalachian Trail, hike to the top of Ferncliff Forest’s Fire Tower or see a stunning rock formation at Dover Stone Church. Stroll pristine grounds and gardens at Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site, Eleanor Roosevelt’s Val-Kill Cottage and Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site in Hyde Park.
Let Dutchess County be your peaceful haven, worlds away from the [...]