Villanueva State Park

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Villanueva State Park
Map showing the location of Villanueva State Park
Map showing the location of Villanueva State Park
Location of Villanueva State Park in New Mexico
LocationSan Miguel, New Mexico, United States
Coordinates35°15′25″N 105°22′2″W / 35.25694°N 105.36722°W / 35.25694; -105.36722Coordinates: 35°15′25″N 105°22′2″W / 35.25694°N 105.36722°W / 35.25694; -105.36722
Area1,600 acres (6.5 km2)
Elevation5,600 ft (1,700 m)
Established1967[1]
Governing bodyNew Mexico State Parks Division

Villanueva State Park is a state park of New Mexico, United States, located on the banks of the Pecos River. The park features red and yellow sandstone cliffs, cottonwood trees, and other native plants. The park elevation is 5,600 feet (1,700 m) above sea level. The park is located 35 miles (56 km) southwest of the town of Las Vegas, New Mexico.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Villanueva State Park Management and Development Plan" (PDF). Retrieved January 25, 2011.
  2. ^ New Mexico State Parks Division. "Villanueva State Park". New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department.

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