We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ladd S. Gordon Waterfowl Complex - Bernardo

Route 116, old Hwy 85, On frontage road, east side of I 25 at Hwy 60 exit, Exit 175, Socorro, NM
+1 505-864-9187
Save
Review Highlights
Compact Birding area

Compared to the Bosque del Apache this is small. But that is also an advantage with less visitors... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
Kirk H
,
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Smaller than Bosque del Apache but great for photographers

This is a lovely well laid out area for viewing the Sandhill Cranes that winter in the Rio Grande... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
wildwoodsm
Read all 2 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good100%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Feb 3, 2018
“Compact Birding area”
Jan 19, 2018
“Smaller than Bosque del Apache but great for photographers”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Route 116, old Hwy 85, On frontage road, east side of I 25 at Hwy 60 exit, Exit 175, Socorro, NM
CONTACT
+1 505-864-9187
Write a ReviewReviews (2)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Compared to the Bosque del Apache this is small. But that is also an advantage with less visitors and plenty of wild life. Though we arrived about noon which is not the best time for birding the wildlife was in abundance. From ~ November through...More

Thank Kirk H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 19, 2018

This is a lovely well laid out area for viewing the Sandhill Cranes that winter in the Rio Grande valley. There are few amenities, two rest rooms, and three viewing platforms, but it is a wonderful place to get up close to the cranes and...More

2  Thank wildwoodsm
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Socorro
Gazelle Stay
13 reviews
.41 km away
Economy Inn
41 reviews
1.78 km away
Days Inn Socorro
176 reviews
1.96 km away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
280 reviews
2.21 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Manzanares Street Coffeehouse
74 reviews
1.42 km away
Don Juan's Cocina
31 reviews
1.42 km away
Sourdough Mine Restaurant
17 reviews
1.56 km away
Armijo's Mexican Restaurant
37 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
253 reviews
3.00 km away
Old San Miguel Mission
68 reviews
2.58 km away
Vertu Fine Art Gallery
35 reviews
1.39 km away
Fort Craig National Historic Site
50 reviews
.41 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ladd S. Gordon Waterfowl Complex - Bernardo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit