Rio Rancho is located next to Albuquerque and together offer seniors a rich experience in culture, nature, traditional food and many events to choose from.
The beautiful Rio Rancho high desert landscape and proximity to the Rio Grande River make for perfect morning strolls along the Willow Creek Bosque Trial or an afternoon with the grandkids at Cabezon Park. The view of the Sandia Mountains makes retirement look spectacular!
Explore the nearby Petroglyph National Monument. If you love Native American culture or history, you will find this historic treasure fascinating. Enjoy light hiking along the trails and stop at the Visitor’s Center for more information. If you have a National Parks Passport, you’ll want to bring it along to get it stamped!
There is no lack of great food here in the Rio Rancho area. If you enjoy different flavors and cuisines, this is the place for you. You’ll find everything from traditional New Mexican food to the Farm to Table experience.