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Tuesday, January 1
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Bottomless Lakes
First Day Hikes
Join us for a First Day Hike on the Bluff Tail on New Year's Day! Meet at the Lea Lake Day Use area at 11 a.m. This is a moderate hike totaling 1.72 miles round-trip. Please bring water and hiking shoes. Take a hike to find Lost Lake, you may see mule deer, over 130 bird species have been identified and views of Capitan Mountain.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee waived
Contact: Randy Ferris 575-624-6058



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Tuesday, January 1
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
First Day Hike
Start your New Year off on the right foot. Join us for a guided hike through the Hills, featuring a trivia contest with prizes and a New Year's celebration at the top of the trail. Fees are waived for this don't miss event.
Fees: Park Fees Waived for Event
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196



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Tuesday, January 1
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Eagle Nest Lake
Polar Bear Challenge and Stomp
Start 2019 off with a Plunge! Join us for the annual Polar bear Challenge and Polar Bear Stomp at Eagle Nest Lake State Park on New Year's Day! 9 AM registration begins for: • 10 AM Polar Bear Plunge - Orientation at 9:45 AM • 11 AM Polar Bear Stomp Cookies and hot chocolate will be served throughout morning.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Mark Sullivan 575-377-1594



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Tuesday, January 1
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Eagle Nest Lake
First Day Hike!
Be a part of something big in 2019! Start off the New Year with a snow shoe hike along the lake shore! Hike will take approximately one hour. Return to Visitor Center for hot chocolate and cookies following hike. Sponsors: Moreno Valley Trekkers and Friends of Eagle Nest Lake and Cimarron Canyon State Parks
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Janet Alton 575-377-3010



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Tuesday, January 1
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Elephant Butte Lake
First Day Hikes
Join us for a hike across Elephant Butte Lake Dam. The Dam is open once a year on this day for pedestrians/participants in the First Day Hike event at Elephant Butte Lake State Park. Bring walking shoes, water, snacks.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee waived
Contact: Jasen Kershaw 575-744-5923



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Tuesday, January 1
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Hyde Memorial
First Day Hike
Join us for a moderate hike on the Piggyback Trail beginning at 9:30 a.m. New Year's Day! We will meet at the Hyde Memorial State Park Visitor Center. The minimum age is 12 years old. Please remember to bring water, waterproof shoes, and dress in warm clothing.
Fees: Park Fees Waived for Event
Contact: Park Staff 505-983-7175



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Tuesday, January 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Leasburg Dam
1st Day Hike ! Start Good -End Good
Start the new year off in a different, fun and healthy way. Join us for a ranger led hike of the beautiful Buffalo Soldier, Upper and Lower Mogollon Trails and experience both the classic chihuahuan desert uplands and the riverine, riparian environments along the Rio Grande. See and feel the rare and unique geothermal springs and the aquatic plants and animals that are sustained by these waters - in the dead of winter!
Fees: Park Fees Waived for Event
Contact: Alex Mares 575-524-4068



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Tuesday, January 1
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Living Desert
First Day Hikes
Start 2019 off on the right foot by taking a First Day Hike at Living Desert Zoo & Gardens. Meet at the Visitor Center at 9 a.m. This is a 1.3 mile hike. Please bring walking shoes, water and snacks.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee waived
Contact: David Heckard 575-887-5516



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Tuesday, January 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Navajo Lake
First Day Hikes
Join us for a First Day Hike on the San Juan River Trail! Meet at the Simon Canyon Campground/Parking area at 10 a.m. This is a 2.5 mile hike each way, please bring warm clothing, snacks and water. Hikers will see beautiful high desert bluffs, the San Juan River, and numerous birds to include Bald Eagles. Bring your furry friends as long as they are on a leash.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee waived
Contact: Christopher Smith 505-632-2278



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Tuesday, January 1
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Navajo Lake
**canceled****Bearoon Plunge
canceled event
Fees: Free entry for participants
Contact: John Patton (505) 917-0533



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Tuesday, January 1
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Oasis
OASIS STATE PARK FIRST DAY HIKE
This hike begins at the park visitor center and will be crafted to suit the visitors that are in attendance. This will be an easy to moderate degree of difficulty hike. The scenic hike is dependent on the weather so please dress appropriately. Please call the park to verify the walk will be held that day as well. **NO PETS ARE PERMITTED** PARTICIPANTS MAY SEE SEVERAL BIRD SPECIES AND POSSIBLY SOME DEER. PLEASE BRING WEATHER APPROPRIATE CLOTHING, WALKING SHOES, WATER, SUNSCREEN AND BINOCULARS IF YOU HAVE THEM.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Valerie Russ 575-356-5331



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Tuesday, January 1
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Storrie Lake
Storrie Lake Polar Bear Plunge
Start 2019 off with a Plunge! Join us for the Annual Polar Bear Plunge.The Plunge Starts at 12:00 Noon. Please Arrive Early!!
Fees: Park Fees Waived for Event
Contact: Manuel Villanueva 505-425-7278



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Tuesday, January 1
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Sugarite Canyon
First Day Hike
Start the New Year with an easy to moderate, 1.5-mile hike along Chicorica Creek. We'll explore part of the Lake-to-Lake Trail, including a large beaver complex. Wear warm clothes and good walking shoes. Afterward, drive up to Lake Maloya to watch the Polar Bear Plunge at 1 p.m.!
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: staff 575-445-5607



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Tuesday, January 1
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Sugarite Canyon
Polar Bear Plunge!
Start 2019 with a jump into the chilly waters of Lake Maloya at Sugarite Canyon State Park! This event is co-sponsored by the City of Raton Department of Parks and Recreation, Friends of Sugarite, and New Mexico State Parks. To sign up, visit ratonrecreation.com
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: staff 575-445-5607



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Tuesday, January 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sumner Lake
First Day Hikes
Join us to kick off 2019 by taking a First Day Hike. Meet at the Visitor Center at 10 a.m. Hike along side the lake and you may see wildlife in the area such as fowl and deer. Dress warm and bring water.
Fees: Fees Waived for event
Contact: Amanda Stinson 575-355-2541



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Tuesday, January 1
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Ute Lake
First Day Hike
Come to Logan Park at Ute Lake and hike with a ranger! Start the New Year off right learn something about the local wild life and get healthy for the New Year!
Fees: Park Fees Waived for Event
Contact: Rick Martin (575)487-2284



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Saturday, January 5
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Caballo Lake
NATIONAL BIRD DAY TOUR
Meet at the Percha Dam State Park Visitor Center. Join us on a guided bird tour from an Audubon member to celebrate the new year.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: any staff 575-743-3942



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Saturday, January 5
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Leasburg Dam
Discover Camp Robledo
Join us for a ranger led hike of the beautiful Camp Robledo restoration area and experience both the classic chihuahuan desert uplands and the riverine, riparian environments along the Rio Grande. Experience an environment most similar to what the Spanish explorers of over 300 years ago witnessed!See and feel the rare and unique geothermal springs and the aquatic plants and animals that are sustained by these waters - in the dead of winter!
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: Alex Mares 575-524-4068



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Saturday, January 5
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Percha Dam
NATIONAL BIRD DAY TOUR
Meet at the Percha Dam State Park Visitor Center. Join us on a guided bird tour from an Audubon member to celebrate the new year.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: any staff 575-743-3942



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Saturday, January 5
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Nature In Winter Festival
Join us for the first of our three annual festivals! Presented by the Friends of the Rio Grande Nature Center, the 2019 Nature in Winter Festival will offer the following programs: Outdoors 8:30 and 9:30 a.m.: Guided bird walks led by Friends' volunteers 10:30 a.m.: Storytelling with Dianne Rossbach 3:00 p.m.: Guided nature walk by Friends' volunteer At the Education Building 11:00 a.m.: Talk on plant and animal changes by Vanessa Barela of the Sandia Mountain Natural History Center 1:30 p.m.: Owl talk by Gail Garber of Hawks Aloft In the Visitors Center Bird ID with the Central New Mexico Audubon Society Live Birds with Wildlife Rescue Arts and Crafts for Children Bosque Bits table
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Saturday, January 5
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Saturday, January 5
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Nature in Winter
Nature in Winter brings walks in the park, talks in the Education Building, live birds to admire, and wintery crafts for kids to create! Activities will be held throughout the day.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Tanja George 505-344-7240



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Sunday, January 6
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Friday, January 11
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Living Desert
Pre-School StoryTime
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park hosts Pre-School StoryTime in the Visitor Center every Friday at 9:30 a.m. when school is in session. The story for January 11th is “Footprints in the Snow” by Cynthia Benjamin. A story about the different tracks animals leave behind in the snow as they hurry home. Open to children ages infant through 5 years accompanied by an adult, the program starts with songs and a story followed by an activity and a short walk through the zoo (weather permitting). There is no fee for the program in the Visitor Center; however, regular entrance fees apply to enter the zoo (children 6 and under are free, 7-12 $3.00, 13 and up $5.00). This is a great time to purchase a membership for Friends of the Living Desert, which covers your entrance fees for an entire year! For additional information, please call the park at (575) 887-5516.
Fees: Program Free; Zoo Admission
Contact: Allison Leimer 575-887-5516



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Saturday, January 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Leasburg Dam
Discover Black History at Leasburg
Join us for a ranger led hike of the Buffalo Soldier, and Upper and Lower Mogollon Trails, and experience both the classic Chihuahuan Desert uplands and the riverine, riparian environments along the Rio Grande. Experience a landscape most similar to what the Spanish explorers of over 300 years ago witnessed! Learn about some of the more famous and lesser known African - American history of the area. See and feel the rare and unique geothermal springs and the aquatic plants and animals that are sustained by these waters - in the dead of winter!
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: Alex Mares 575-524-4068



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Saturday, January 12
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Saturday, January 12
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Nature Walk to the Rio Grande
Enjoy a leisurely exploration of the Middle Rio Grande Bosque ecosystem with one of the RGNC volunteer naturalists. Search for signs of animal life and discover how the Bosque and the Rio Grande provide habitat. The walk is about 1 1/2 hours long; the mostly flat, sandy trail is just under 1 mile. We recommend that you wear a hat and sunscreen and bring a water bottle. This walk is appropriate for adults and children. Meet your guide just west of the RGNCSP parking lot at the bench and bulletin board. Aside from the Park Day-Use Fee, there is no additional charge for this walk. The Park Day-Use Fee is $3.00 per vehicle exact cash or check (Friends of the RGNC permit holders and NM State Parks annual permit holders enter free with valid permit displayed). If you are interested in bringing a group, please contact the Park Instructional Coordinator to get a Group Registration Form.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk 505 344-7240



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Sunday, January 13
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Solar Observing
Just days past Earth’s closest approach to the Sun, and winter is still here. It is the perfect time to learn about our analemma kiosk and catch views of sunspots and prominences through specially-filtered solar telescopes.
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196



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Sunday, January 13
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Tuesday, January 15
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Volunteer Training
This training begins on Feb 8, 2019 The Rio Grande Nature Center State Park and the Friends of the Rio Grande Nature Center are accepting applications for the 2019 Volunteer Training. Volunteers will learn about the Bosque while enjoying its beauty and have the opportunity to meet new friends. New volunteers complete training over five consecutive Fridays beginning on February 8th with continued monthly educational opportunities throughout the year. Required: Annual Friends membership ($15-30), class materials fee ($20), pass background check, and have access to “A Field Guide to the Plants and Animals of the Middle Rio Grande Bosque”. Space is limited. Please contact the Friends Volunteer Coordinator, Paula, before January 31, 2019 for registration information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator 505-344-7240



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Friday, January 18
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Living Desert
Pre-School StoryTime
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park hosts Pre-School StoryTime in the Visitor Center every Friday at 9:30 a.m. when school is in session. The story for January 18th is “Maggie’s Birthday.” Tells of the 1st birthday for Maggie the Bear here at the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park! Open to children ages infant through 5 years accompanied by an adult, the program starts with songs and a story followed by an activity and a short walk through the zoo (weather permitting). There is no fee for the program in the Visitor Center; however, regular entrance fees apply to enter the zoo (children 6 and under are free, 7-12 $3.00, 13 and up $5.00). This is a great time to purchase a membership for Friends of the Living Desert, which covers your entrance fees for an entire year! For additional information, please call the park at (575) 887-5516.
Fees: Program Free; Zoo Admission
Contact: Allison Leimer 575-887-5516



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Saturday, January 19
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Leasburg Dam
Discover Camp Robledo
Join us for a ranger led hike of the beautiful Camp Robledo restoration area and experience both the classic chihuahuan desert uplands and the riverine, riparian environments along the Rio Grande. Experience an environment most similar to what the Spanish explorers of over 300 years ago witnessed!See and feel the rare and unique geothermal springs and the aquatic plants and animals that are sustained by these waters - in the dead of winter!
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: Alex Mares 575-524-4068



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Saturday, January 19
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Living Desert
Maggie Bear's Birthday Celebration
Maggie, Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park’s black bear, has become a local celebrity because she paints with her feet. Maggie was orphaned at the age of one month and was raised by a wildlife rehabilitator in Missouri until she found a home at the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park when she was five months old. General Curator Holly Payne started Maggie on her artistic career shortly afterward as a behavioral enrichment activity. We invite you to celebrate Maggie’s fourteenth birthday with us on Saturday, January 19, 2019. • Guess Maggie’s weight for a chance to win a painting by our famous bear. • Watch Maggie unwrap her edible birthday gifts at 12:30 p.m. • Face Painting, activities, and crafts from 1 to 3 p.m. • At 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., a docent will read “Maggie’s First Birthday,” a children’s story written and illustrated by former Docent Coordinator Susan Young. • Maggie paintings and t-shirts are available for sale. All visitor center activities are f
Fees: VC: Free; Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Allison Leimer 575-887-5516



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Saturday, January 19
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Sunday, January 20
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Wednesday, January 23
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oliver Lee
Oliver Lee Ranch House Tour
In the early 19th century, Oliver Lee was a prominent rancher and politician: serving as a senator and state representative. The reconstructed house, originally built in 1893, features furnishings and displays that provide a window into the history or early ranching in the Tularosa Basin. Meet at the visitor center. You will drive your own vehicle, following a staff member to the Ranch House about 1.25 miles away.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Kate German (575) 437-8284



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Friday, January 25
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Living Desert
Pre-School StoryTime
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park hosts Pre-School StoryTime in the Visitor Center every Friday at 9:30 a.m. when school is in session. The story for January 25th is “Owl Moon” by Jane Yolen. A father and daughter go to find an owl at night during the full moon. Open to children ages infant through 5 years accompanied by an adult, the program starts with songs and a story followed by an activity and a short walk through the zoo (weather permitting). There is no fee for the program in the Visitor Center; however, regular entrance fees apply to enter the zoo (children 6 and under are free, 7-12 $3.00, 13 and up $5.00). This is a great time to purchase a membership for Friends of the Living Desert, which covers your entrance fees for an entire year! For additional information, please call the park at (575) 887-5516.
Fees: Program Free; Zoo Admission
Contact: Allison Leimer 575-887-5516



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Saturday, January 26
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Leasburg Dam
January Skies at Leasburg Dam
Come out and Discover the quality night sky of Leasburg Dam State Park. In addition to seeing the Milky Way, Orion and Casseiopia with your bare eyes, observe through telescopes various planets and nebulae. Look through our 16 inch research grade telescope within our observatory and ask questions of our volunteers from the Astronomical Society of Las Cruces. Dress warm and bring a folding chair. $5 per car Day Use Fee required. FREE for paid overnight campers.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Alex Mares 575-524-4068



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Saturday, January 26
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Oliver Lee
Open House @ the Ranch
Today Oliver Lee's Dog Canyon Ranch and house will be open for regular hours. In the early 19th century, Oliver Lee was a prominent rancher and politician: serving as a senator and state representative. The reconstructed house, originally built in 1893, features furnishings and displays that provide a window into the history or early ranching in the Tularosa Basin. Take a self-guided tour through the house and walk part of the ranch. A volunteer is on site to answer questions.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Kate German (575) 437-8284



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Saturday, January 26
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oliver Lee
Oliver Lee Ranch House Tour
In the early 19th century, Oliver Lee was a prominent rancher and politician: serving as a senator and state representative. The reconstructed house, originally built in 1893, features furnishings and displays that provide a window into the history or early ranching in the Tularosa Basin. Meet at the visitor center. You will drive your own vehicle, following a staff member to the Ranch House about 1.25 miles away.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Kate German (575) 437-8284



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Saturday, January 26
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Sunday, January 27
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Skies of Our Ancestors
Our ancestors shared an intimate connection with the night sky. By carefully observing patterns of celestial movement they developed techniques to ensure survival. Learn about their skills and how you can protect and enjoy the nighttime environment.
Fees: donations welcome
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196



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Sunday, January 27
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oliver Lee
Oliver Lee Ranch House Tour
In the early 19th century, Oliver Lee was a prominent rancher and politician: serving as a senator and state representative. The reconstructed house, originally built in 1893, features furnishings and displays that provide a window into the history or early ranching in the Tularosa Basin. Meet at the visitor center. You will drive your own vehicle, following a staff member to the Ranch House about 1.25 miles away.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Kate German (575) 437-8284



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Sunday, January 27
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Rio Grande Nature Ctr.
Bird Walk
8:30 am Join us for a guided Bird Walk at the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park. Volunteer Naturalists will lead you as you discover the amazing birds at the park. Bring your binoculars for a close-up view. Participants are asked to whisper during the walk. Meet your guide at the northeast corner of the parking lot, near the viewing wall. Groups, please contact the park. Individual registration is not required. Park day use fee ($3) or display of valid park pass applies. Call for additional information.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Front Desk (505)344-7240



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Wednesday, January 30
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oliver Lee
Oliver Lee Ranch House Tour
In the early 19th century, Oliver Lee was a prominent rancher and politician: serving as a senator and state representative. The reconstructed house, originally built in 1893, features furnishings and displays that provide a window into the history or early ranching in the Tularosa Basin. Meet at the visitor center. You will drive your own vehicle, following a staff member to the Ranch House about 1.25 miles away.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Kate German (575) 437-8284



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