Health & Safety:
Albuquerque is at 5300’ elevation drink plenty of water while you are here to avoid elevation sickness
Use sunscreen, because the sun is very harsh at this elevation
If you go hiking, look and listen for rattlesnakes. If you don't bother them they won't bother you.
Great Hiking at the top
Trails Listed Here:
The Albuquerque Biological Park is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)
During July they have their summer concert series called Zoo Music check their event calendar (https://www.cabq.gov/artsculture/biopark/current-events)
This is where we had our first date!
During July they have their summer concert series called Garden Music
Over 250 interactive exhibits and activities in science, technology, engineering, math, and art for the whole family.
Largest Cottonwood Forest in the world!
The Rio Grande nature center is a good starting place for accessing the trail
Hike the Foothills
The Michael Emory Trail is a great hike with a nice trail and a great view of the city!
Several Locations around the city
Best Breakfast Burrito in the cIty
Our Favorite is the #1
One of our favorite summer time activities is to ride the bosque trail and get a breakfast burrito at Bike in Coffee
If you’re a Breaking Bad fan you might recognize this from a meeting of Walt and Lydia
Lunch and Dinner
Several locations around the City
Add Green Chile to your regular pizza order!
Our Favorite is the Mushroom and Black Olive
Our Favorite is the Greek Salad
Our Favorite is the 6” Veggie
Ranch Dressing is a must try!
New Mexican Food
Love their house margarita on the rocks
An Albuquerque institution
We like the Enchilada Plate and the Tortilla soup
A Cinnamon Roll is a must try!
Open late 5am to 12am
In the Hotel where we are having the wedding
The chef was on Hells Kitchen
Their downtown tap room is near Hotel Andaluz
Ask for half elephants on parade and half riverwalk it’s our favorite combination
They have a pickle beer!
In Corrales really pretty area to drive through
They have a Agave Cocktail Bar called Los Conejos that is also really good