Rio Rancho is a thriving city of 90,000 with a regional mall, resorts, golf courses, fine and casual dining, wineries, craft breweries, museums, casinos, hotels, movie theaters, sports complexes, libraries, places to worship, and excellent public schools.
Located in the Rio Rancho Public Schools District, Mariposa’s kids attend some of the state’s top performing schools: Vista Grande Elementary School, Mountain View Middle School, and V. Sue Cleveland High School.Visit www.rrps.net
World renowned for art, history and culinary delights, both Albuquerque and Santa Fe represent authentic New Mexico culture. Seeking spiritual retreats or active adventures, visitors travel here to enjoy the Santa Fe Opera, Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Ghost Ranch, museum and gallery crawls, skiing and snow boarding, and to be steeped in the living American Southwest.
With millions of acres of nearby protected Tribal Lands, Bureau of Land Management, Federal, and State lands, Mariposa is the perfect center point for those seeking outdoor adventure. From trout fishing, hunting and camping, to mountain biking, snowshoeing and snowboarding, there are few places with more four season outdoor adventure. And when the day is done, look up to see an awesome star canopy overhead.