P.O. Box 888
Placitas, NM

open space project
West Access

East on HWY 165
Left (north) onto Frontage Road for 1.5 miles
Right (east) onto Camino Manzano for 1.3 miles
Left onto Santa ana Loop for 0.9 miles
Left onto Cloud view Court
Open gate at end of Cloud view Court - please close gate behind you - Drive to turn-around where you may park and walk into the Open Space.


East Access
Directions from I-25, Exit 242 To Placitas Open Space East Access:
East on Hwy 165 for 6.9 miles. Left onto Camino de las Huertas for 2.7 miles. Make a quick left at the top of the hill to Palomino Road. Follow the paved and winding Palomino Road ~ .7 miles to a dirt road where you'll turn left. Follow the dirt road west about 0.3 miles and turn left just before a cattle guard which enters BLM land. Proceed another ~ .2 miles to the City of Albuquerque Open Space sign where you can park. Walk through the single gate and make an immediate right turn at the trail sign.