Black Arroyo Park

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Completed: 2011

This Westside Albuquerque neighborhood park features rolling turf and numerous shade trees, providing opportunities for shaded picnics and passive recreation. A central playground with sand play, a climbing structure, tire swing, and picnic shelters is interwoven with boulder retaining walls, soft landscape areas, and trees. The park overlooks the Black Arroyo Dam and provides access into the adjacent open space.