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SeasonOpen through Mon Oct 14 2013
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
From Albuquerque, drive approximately 7 miles east on Interstate 40 to exit 175. Go about 7 miles north on Highway 14 to Highway 536. Go west on Highway 536 for just over a mile to the picnic area. Process a half-mile to the group site.
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An accessible interpretive trail begins in the area and travels along the nearby stream and meadow. The Sandias are home to Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep, mule deer, black bear and many other species of wildlife and birds, including golden eagles often seen soaring at the crest.