There’s A Wildlife Park In New Mexico That’s Perfect For A Family Day Trip

Calling all animal lovers! If you’re looking for a fun family outing that is inexpensive, close to home, and incorporates your child’s love for animals, you’ll want to head over to the Wildlife West Nature Park.

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The nature park is open daily and admission costs $9 for adults, $5 for students, and is free for children under 5. For additional information, visit their website or Facebook page.

Website: Wildlife West Nature Park
Facebook: Wildlife West Nature Park
Address: 87 East Frontage Road, Edgewood, NM 87015
Phone: 505-281-7655

If you were hoping to drive a little farther from the city, there is another fantastic wildlife sanctuary located two hours west of Albuquerque. The Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary is located near Ramah and offers the rare experience of meeting a Mexican gray wolf. Read more in Not Many People Know About This Wolf Sanctuary Right Here In New Mexico.

Address: 87 E Frontage Rd, Edgewood, NM 87015, USA