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.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at email@example.com.