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Duck Pond at UNM

1001YALE Notheast, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
+1 505-277-0111
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Another part of the great landscaping at UNM

The Duck Pond is a delightful little spot that is perfect for a picnic lunch or a family stroll... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert S
,
Lawrence, Kansas
Always a great place for a sunny afternoon of people watching.

If you're out and about for a walk around campus, be sure and stop by to feed the ducks! There are... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Madeline M
,
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1001YALE Notheast, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Duck Pond is a delightful little spot that is perfect for a picnic lunch or a family stroll. The pond has a hill next to it and great shade trees. The UNM campus is a delight.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

If you're out and about for a walk around campus, be sure and stop by to feed the ducks! There are always students about, walking, studying and enjoying life.

Thank Madeline M
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

The UNM campus is one of the prettiest I have ever been on. Go check out this peaceful, happy duck pond. And then wander a couple of buildings down to find... The Center of the Universe.

Thank n0qlt
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I remember back in the 80s they dredged this pond and pulled out a foot of muck. That was when Berthold was here. Ducks are friendly too.

Thank John M
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

we really enjoyed taking our boats to run in this pond. We build models and this pond is a great place to get the kids to participate in the fun of models and to feed the ducks. The area is on the campus of UNM...More

Thank 1991KEB
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

I knew that University of New Mexico campus had a park-like setting with sculptures throughout, but what a surprise coming across the Duck Pond. That Sunday afternoon dozens of people had spread blankets to relax and/or enjoy a picnic. A bridge passes over a narrow...More

Thank DeanMurphy2020
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

...not a true destination. Just sort of a respite in the city. If you are at UNM anyway, go. Near Zimmerman library.

Thank shrink2u
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I like to walk here on my lunch break quite frequently. It's green and peaceful, a good spot to read or just sit and think awhile.

Thank CECILE J
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I just revisited the duck pond, after more than 20 years (received my first degree at UNM). It is still green, with lots of ducks and turtles in the ponds - they have also added a really nice waterfall right up where I used to...More

Thank Crista2010
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

i loved the duvck pond it is a nice place to chile and go by yourself just to have a little quite time when you are on an outing i snuck away to stay here for a brief time by myself

Thank angelhrtduv
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O5P
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Maybe a 7 minute walk. It's across campus. But it's not a huge campus.
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