Explore WVLT at the Rail Trail Cafe - Sunday's Oct 4th and 11th
Meet Wallkill Valley Land Trust and learn more about the history of the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail, the Rosendale Trestle, and the current trail improvement work. A special handout will be available, showcasing twin anniversaries of the Rosendale Trestle. Construction of the first railroad bridge over Rondout Creek at Rosendale, completed in 1872, began 150 years ago in 1870. The year 2020 also marks the 125th anniversary of the second, replacement bridge, started in 1895 and completed in 1896.