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Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park near Carlsbad, United States Hotel

Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park

5 Miles
The captivating Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park is only 5 miles from our hotel in Carlsbad, New Mexico. This 1,479-acre gem offers an immersive desert experience with diverse plant and animal life. Witness remarkable adaptations and enjoy educational exhibits, making it a must-visit destination for nature enthusiasts and families alike. Explore the beauty of desert ecosystems right on your doorstep.
Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park - Location

About This Attraction

  • Hours

    9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Events
    • Education Programs.
    • Nature Interpretive Programs for All Ages
  • Prices
  • Activities
    • Picnicking
    • Trails: 1.3 Miles
    • Hiking
    • Wildlife Viewing
    • Zoo Exhibits
    • Birding

Traveler's Insights

What can I expect at Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park?

At the park, you can explore a wide variety of desert plants and animals, including native wildlife such as bighorn sheep pronghorn and fascinating desert flora like cacti and agave.

Are there any special events or activities for children at the park?

Yes, Living Desert Zoo and Gardens frequently host educational programs and family-friendly activities. These events may include interactive exhibits, animal encounters, and educational workshops, making it an excellent destination for children and families.