Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

2901 Candelaria Rd. N.W.
Albuquerque, NM 87107- Map It
(505) 344-7240

AAA Editor Notes

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park is at 2901 Candelaria Rd. N.W. On the central Rio Grande flyway, the park provides a winter refuge for migrating sandhill cranes and other waterfowl. Trails along the Rio Grande, classrooms, a library and visitor center exhibits are offered. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$3 (per private vehicle); $15 (vehicles with eight or more people). Exact change is required.
Hours: Park daily 8-5. Visitor center daily 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.