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Outdoor Adventures

Ride2Drive to the Historic Hudson River Towns with Zipcar!

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Imagine a clean, comfortable Zipcar and your choice of FREE mobile audio tours waiting for you when you get off the train at one of four Hudson River communities! Make a day of it or plan a weekend of fun. You’ll enjoy every minute exploring the Historic Hudson River Towns area, an easy train ride away, but worlds apart.

You can preview the Historic Hudson River Towns tours on the web remotely visit here. When you get in your Zipcar, download the free TravelStorys app from the APP or Google Play stores, search for Historic Hudson River Towns, pick the tour of your choice (driving, walking or biking) and you’ll be on your way!

Metro-North will take you to and from the Hudson Line station of your choice – Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington, Tarrytown or Peekskill – to pick up your Zipcar. Enjoy exploring the Historic Hudson River Towns whether for a day or an overnight, return the Zipcar to the station where you arrived, then board the train for home.

Sculpture near Hudson River The GPS-located audio driving tour includes points of interest in each of the sixteen HHRT member communities, from Yonkers to Peekskill in Westchester County on the east side of the Hudson River, Nyack and Haverstraw in Rockland County on the west side. You can enjoy another audio tour when you walk or bike over the river on the new Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge shared use path.  E-bike rentals are available at the Westchester bridge landing.

 

 

 

Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

The Historic Hudson River Towns are known for their hospitality, their scenic river views and their fascinating history.  Native American tribes lived here, George Washington and his Continental Army moved through the area during the American Revolution, 19th-century millionaires built palatial estates and gardens, and modern-day chefs have created extraordinary places to relax and dine in quaint downtowns. 

Come explore the Historic Hudson River Towns with Zipcar, located at the train station!

Getting There

Take Metro-North's Hudson line to either Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington, Tarrytown or Peekskill Station Make sure to reserve your Zipcar before your trip.

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