Mariposa Basin Park


This park offers three trail loops, great views, and access to playground equipment and a baseball field. Start by walking past the duck ponds and gradually climb to the top of the hill watching for loose sand and uneven asphalt as the trail begins. If you take Loop 1, the path returning to the play area is steep. Log In or Register to favorite trails and keep track of your walks!

About this trail

Mariposa Basin Park is a grade 2 [?] trail with 2 loops for a total of 1.5 miles (3160 steps).

Loop 1

This loop is 0.5 miles for a total of 1050 steps.

Loop 2

This loop is 1.0 miles for a total of 2110 steps.


  • Playgrounds
  • Sports fields
  • Bird viewing/Duck pond
  • Shaded picnic tables
  • Good visibility and multi-use trails
  • Don Newton Community Center nearby

More details

Nearby intersection

Taylor Ranch Road & Kachina NW

Public Transportation:

ABQ Ride Stops: #92, #157

Public Facilities:

Portable restrooms; Don Newton Community Center south of the park


On site

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