With 2 Short Trails And Observation Areas, Willow Creek Bosque Is A Perfect Hiking Spot In New Mexico
On the lookout for a quick escape into nature? If you happen to be in the Albuquerque area, then you can enjoy a lovely oasis in the desert at Willow Creek Bosque in Rio Rancho.
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It is accessible via State Road 528 and is open daily from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. You can find additional details about this nature area and its trails on the Rio Rancho website or AllTrails.
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 protected]
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