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Mariposa Basin Park

Taylor Ranch Road & Kachina NW, Albuquerque, NM
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Great Multi-Use Park

My husband and I visit Mariposa Basin Park once a week to do a run on the paved paths that branch... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
mwcw
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new mexico
One of West Albuquerque's better parks

Mariposa park has a lot going for it. 1) big parking lot, 2) very nice walking trail that surrounds... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Sam L
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  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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“duck pond” (2 reviews)
“loop” (2 reviews)
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Taylor Ranch Road & Kachina NW, Albuquerque, NM
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"horseshoe pits"
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

My husband and I visit Mariposa Basin Park once a week to do a run on the paved paths that branch off from the park itself. Both trails go along drainage ditches : the Boca Negra ends at the Petroglyphs and the Mariposa, at Unser...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Mariposa park has a lot going for it. 1) big parking lot, 2) very nice walking trail that surrounds it, 3) playground, 4) duck pond, 5) large open grass fields, 5) large covered area, 6) Little league fields. I walk to and around this park...More

Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This park is so cool. It has 3 different length walking loops, horseshoe pits, baseball fields, workout equipment, a huge field for football or soccer, covered picnic tables, kids playground, a pond... and it's well kept.

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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing great. Now I know what it is to be a hamster running his wheel. Boring loop around the flat park. It is a very small park.

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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Took the family here after a lengthy road trip to Albuquerque so the kids could play in the great outdoors. At which point I discovered that Mariposa Basin Park is a filthy, trash-covered expanse. There were impressively large mounds of trash piled up around trash...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

This park is not New Mexico's finest.... It was over crowded with unattended children, parents drinking and partying. DIRTY!!

Thank Amanda C
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Reviewed 6 February 2015

This park is a gem and located right off a very busy street, across from a middle school and community center. A paved path circles the entire area and is used by joggers, walkers, skaters and cyclists. There are also paths that lead into the...More

Thank mwcw
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