Albuquerque, New Mexico: Giant Rattlesnake in the Median

Large rock sculpture of a diamondback rattlesnake undulates along the median of University Blvd.
Address:
University Blvd., Albuquerque, NM
Directions:
Take Exit 220 from I-25 to Rio Bravo. Turn East on Rio Bravo and go to University Blvd, only about 0.2 mi. The snake is to the right on University Blvd, just beyond the intersection.
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Snake in Median. 400 ft. Rattlesnake in the Median

This huge rock sculpture of a diamondback rattlesnake is just 0.2 mi off I-25. It snakes along the median of University Blvd for about 400 feet. You can take the freeway exit, drive along the snake, make a U turn, and return to the freeway in just a few minutes. Well worth the diversion.

[Wm Breiland, 04/25/2011]

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