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Duck Pond at UNM

Address: 1001Yale Notheast, Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone Number: 505 277 0111
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Ranked #61 of 105 Attractions in Albuquerque
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Right in the heart of the UNM campus. this is a great place to people watch, duck/goose watch and even turtles to watch. Lovely landscaping makes it a little oasis in the middle of a thriving campus.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

very peaceful,somewhat like a park..and you can feed the ducks,theres also water turtles and koi fish..the scenery is beautiful..i love it.only bad thing is too many smokers.and students walking around.

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Albuquerque, NM
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

It is hard for me to believe TripAdvisor asked me to rate the UNM Duck Pond as a "destination". It is a small, pleasant, manmade body of water in the center of the UNM campus. Let's be honest, on almost any other college campus, this would be a footnote at best - definitely not a destination. However, in New Mexico,... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

The Duck Pond is on the UNM campus. Parking can be a bit tight, but if you go after class hours or on the weekend, you should be able to find metered spots. Good place for a picnic or even a special event. It is just a pond with ducks, but it's a nice park in the middle of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2008

if you happen to be on campus for a visit, goee the duck pond and have a rest. lots of students reading, taking a break, just relaxing. great place for little kids to chase ducks.

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