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Alameda Park Zoo, Alamogordo

1376 9th Street, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Tel: (575)439-4290
Website: http://ci.alamogordo.nm.us/477/Alameda-Park-Zoo

 

Albuquerque Biological Park and Rio Grande Zoo

903 10th Street SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Website: http://www.cabq.gov/culturalservices/biopark

The bioparc contains a zoo, botanical garden, aquarium and fishing ponds. See polar bears swim, watch trumpeting elephants, check out a coral reef up close, and wander through gardens designed to delight the senses. It's a home to thousands of animals and plants.


Living Desert Zoo & Gardens State Park, Carlsbad

1504 Miehls Drive, Carlsbad, NM 88221
Tel: (575) 887-5516
Website: http://www.emnrd.state.nm.us/SPD/livingdesertstatepark.html

Home to 40 species of animals--part of the State Park System.

 

Hillcrest Park and Zoo, Clovis

1208 N. Norris Street, Clovis, NM 88101
Tel: (575) 769-7873
Website: http://www.hillcrestparkzoo.info

Operated by the City of Clovis, the zoo has served visitors at this location since the 1950's. Their wild animals include giraffes, zebras, Bengal tigers, reptiles, and more.
Open Tuesday through Sunday all year.


Spring River Park & Zoo, Roswell

1306 E. College Blvd., Roswell, NM 88201
Tel: (575) 624-6760
Website: http://www.roswell-nm.gov/279/Spring-River-Park-Zoo

Home to 34 acres of parkland with five main zoos located on the grounds, including a Children's Zoo area. An antique wooden carousel complements the many exhibits, including bison, prairie dogs, foxes, bobcats, owls, antelope, and bears.


Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary, Ramah

378 Candy Kitchen Rd, Ramah, NM 87321
Tel: (505) 775-3304
Website: http://wildspiritwolfsanctuary.org

Open daily except Mondays, the Sanctuary allows guided tours of the property, which must be booked in advance. On the 90 acre property are gray wolves, coyotes, wolf-dogs, foxes, and dingoes.

 

Wildlife West Nature Park, Edgewood

87 W Frontage Rd, Edgewood, NM 87015
Tel: (505) 281-7655
Website: http://wildlifewest.org

Open mid-March through end of October, Wildlife West Nature Park is a 122-acre nature park, enhanced zoo, and entertainment venue. The Park is operated by the New Mexico Wildlife Association. Wildlife West is home to non-releasable animals of numerous species in native habitats, and also provides natural habitat for free roaming and migrant species.
Visit in July for the Edgewood Music and Arts Festival.