3706 National Parks Hwy.
Carlsbad, NM 88220
Phone: (575) 887-2861
Fax: (575) 628-3911
3706 National Parks Hwy., Carlsbad, NM, US, 88220
- Phone: (575) 887-2861
- Fax: (575) 628-3911
This state park features Chihuahuan Desert flora, fauna and much more.
Outdoor family entertainment. All features in stereo with your car's FM stereo radio. Featuring 3 giant screens! Come early and enjoy an evening meal from our concessions.
New Mexico's newest state park is at this 3,400 acre Bureau of Reclamation impoundment on the Pecos River. Enjoy jet-skiing and water-skiing. Paved ramp on each side of the lake.
The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park is home to several animals and plants of the Chihuahuan Desert in their local habitats. A zoo and botanical garden, it is located on U.S. Route 285, Carlsbad, New Mexico at an elevation of 3200 feet (980 meters) on the Ocotillo Hills. The park offers its visitors a glimpse of the flora and fauna. Some of the rare species include cougar, prairie dogs, Gila monster, badger, elk, and so on. There are as many as 14 species of snakes. On the other hand, the aviary features hawks, eagles, turkeys, songbirds and roadrunner, to name a few. A comprehensive zoo, it is of great historic significance to the country.