About Our Neighborhood

Wyoming Place Apartments features large one bedroom and two bedroom apartment homes in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Our beautiful apartment community is located in the Northeast Heights and is easily accessible to I-25, shopping and dining. The Paseo del Norte shopping corridor is 7 minutes to the north and Balloon Fiesta Park is a short 8 minute drive from our community.

Shopping & Restaurants: Close shopping venues include Whole Foods, Wal-Mart Supercenter, Smith's Food and Drug, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage and Sprouts Farmers Market. We're two minutes from Home Goods, Target, Hastings, Ann Taylor, White House | Black Market and Chico's. Dion's, Keva Juice, Firehouse Subs, Jimmy John's, The Range Café (we dig their blue corn Chile Rellenos), India Palace, Buffalo Wild Wings (our favorite place to catch the Lobos on TV) and Quarters BBQ are just some of the over twenty casual dining options within a mile of Wyoming Place.

Parks & Recreation: Albuquerque has over 31,000 acres of city parks and recreational areas, placing it atop the nation with 28% of the city land mass designated as parks. Wyoming Place Apartments in Far Northeast Heights Albuquerque is within 5 minutes of the seven city parks listed below, including the popular Academy Hills Park, which has a 1 mile Prescription Trail, which will take you about 2,100 steps to complete. Academy Hills is also flat enough for football and soccer games and a great place for flying kites. El Oso Grande has a 1/2 mile Prescription Trail requiring 1,050 steps to circle. But our favorite has to be the huge 34-acre Arroyo del Oso Park, highlighted in green on the Walk Score map below. Arroyo del Oso Park features nine public tennis courts, a huge playground, basketball court, picnic tables and drinking fountains. But best of all, it's right across the street!

  • Academy Hills Park - 9709 Layton NE - 1 shelter/3 picnic tables/1 play area - 4 minutes away
  • Arroyo del Oso Park - 5300 Wyoming NE - 6 shelters/8 tables/huge play area/full court basketball/9 color coat tennis & backboard courts - just across the street from Wyoming Place Apartments
  • Aztec Park - 3400 Moon NE - 1 shelter/6 tables/1 play area/6 concrete tennis courts - 5 minutes away
  • El Oso Grande Park - 10600 Osuna NE - 1 shelter/3 tables/1 play area - 4 minutes away
  • La Paloma Park - 6001 Moon NE - 2 tables/1 play area - 3 minutes away
  • Montgomery Park - 5510 Ponderosa NE - 6 tables/1 play area/4 tennis & backboard courts - 4 minutes away
  • Stardust Skies Park - 4301 Pennsylvania NE -3 tables/1 play area/2 tennis & backboard courts  - 4 minutes away

 If you're working on your golf game, living at Wyoming Place Apartments puts you 2 short minutes from the Arroyo del Oso Golf Course, just west on Osuna Rd at Louisiana Blvd. Nestled in Bear Canyon Arroyo, this public course with 27 holes also has a driving range and practice putting greens. Golf Digest proclaimed Arroyo del Oso has the "best golf teacher in New Mexico" in PGA golf professional Billy Harvey. You'll also find a pro shop, and a restaurant with dining room seating, including outdoor, covered tables. Wednesdays are our favorite at "The Bear" where $30 covers your green fee, a bucket of balls, a hot dog and a drink. To take a virtual tour of the Arroyo del Oso Golf Course click here.

  Public Schools, Private Schools & Libraries: Your apartment is located in the Albuquerque Public School (APS) districts of Osuna Elementary School (within 1 mile), Madison Middle School (Take Ms. Van Dyke in band or choir. You will love the experience.) and A Rated* Sandia High School (Go Matadors!), all with bus service at or near Wyoming Place Apartments. We're near Albuquerque Academy and the Jewish Academy of Arts and Sciences. We have two libraries within three miles of home, the Cherry Hills and Erna Fergusson branches (both with free Wi-Fi). For current hours of operation click here or call customer service at (505) 768-5170.

 Colleges, Institutes & Continuing Education: Based on results from Mapquest, Wyoming Place Apartments is only 2 minutes to the Southwest Acupuncture College, 7 minutes to ITT Tech, 10 minutes from Brown Mackie and Pima Medical. If you're a Lobo attending the University of New Mexico you are only 8 miles or 15 minutes from campus (Academy to San Mateo and south on I-25 to Central, then east to UNM). Wyoming Place Apartments is near no less than fifteen colleges, universities and institutes, which are within 15 minutes of our convenient Far Northeast Heights Heights location. Better still, we realize as a student it can be hard sometimes to make ends meet and that's why when you sign your lease bring in a current school schedule from one of the schools listed below we'll give you a monthly student discount off your rent. Just a little extra spending money for all of those trips to the coffee house.

 Bus Service: Wyoming Place Apartments is located on the Wyoming Route of the busline serviced by ABQ Ride, part of the City of Albuquerque mass transit system. UNM Students: Take the Wyoming bus south to Central and then hop on the Route 66 busline which stops right in front of the UNM main campus across the street from the famous Frontier Restaurant, with their scrumptious sweet rolls. Visit ABQ Ride for schedules

Paved Trails/Paths & Open Space: According to Bicycling magazine, Albuquerque is the 20th best bike-friendly city in America. Our city boasts more than 400 miles of paved on-street bike paths and multi-purpose trails, and the Duke City track - the largest covered BMX facility in the world! Wyoming Place Apartments sits on the Bear Canyon Arroyo Trail, an off-street path that connects Arroyo del Oso Park to Juan Tabo Blvd. The trail also continues past Tramway Blvd connecting you to the Bear Canyon Open Space in the foothills of the Sandias. The Bear Canyon Arroyo Trail runs along side the north end of Wyoming Place Apartments. Pretty cool don't you think? To download the full-color City of Albuquerque Bike/Walk/Hike Map click here.

At the Bear Canyon Open Space, just east of Tramway Blvd, there is trailhead access to the Michial Emery, Embudito & Foothills Trails. Your leashed dog is welcome and you may also ride your mountain bike on Open Space trails. Download a copy of the Bear Canyon Open Space trail map here.

We really love our location in Northeast Albuquerque, and we know you will too! With over 300 days of sunshine a year in Albuquerque you'll have plenty of time to explore your new Far Northeast Heights Heights neighborhood. Living at Wyoming Place Apartments puts all of this within easy reach.

* - Reference: New Mexico Public Education Department 2013 Report

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