Walking and jogging on the ½ mile
closed loop path is a real treat for many individuals. Other
activities that occur at this facility are the Taos Youth
Soccer League practices as well as tennis and basketball.
Picnics and play time in the playground also make for great
Fred Baca Park also boasts a five acre wetlands area along
the Rio Fernando where people can sit and observe the wild
life and its vegetation. The planting in this park was primarily
done by many volunteers from the community.
The designated wetlands area is the only area that is open
to the public and the park is utilized primarily for the recreational
needs of the community.
Fred Baca Park contains 17 pristine acres with
a soccer field, tennis court, basketball court, picnic shelter,
picnic tables, playground and a wetlands area. This park is used by
many people young and old to hone their soccer skills and just enjoy
The park gets many visitors utilizing the
picnic tables and shelter for both large and small family
gatherings. The highlight of this park though is definitely
the wetlands area. This is a serene location where the public
can view wildlife in their habitat. It has an accessible trail with
two observation areas.
If you would like more information on the Parks Rules and Regulations for use please click here.
All requests for use of the banner space over Kit Carson Park Entrance, Highway 64, Civic Plaza Extension and on the light poles on Taos Plaza must be made through the Parks department at Kit Carson Park. Click here if you would like more information on the Banner use and regulations.