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Address: NM
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Impressive ancient caldera

The beautiful Valle Grande is the largest grass valley in Valles Caldera. It can be accessed from the observation points along the highway and from the National Preserve. It is a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The beautiful Valle Grande is the largest grass valley in Valles Caldera. It can be accessed from the observation points along the highway and from the National Preserve. It is a unique grassy habitat and a perfect place to watch many species of animals in their natural environment especially elk. It is the only valley of the preserve accessible by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My wife and I visited the Valle Grande, the newest of the National Park Service's Wildlife Preserve. A very special place indeed. A 15 mile wide ancient volcanic caldera, this place is absolutely beautiful. Recently designated (November 2014) as a National Preserve, it is still transitioning to the National Park Service. None the less, this place is awe inspiring to... More 

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Additional Information about Valle Grande

Address: NM
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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