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The rest area outside of Las Cruces was out of our way, but well worth the stop. The view overlooking the city and vista was awesome. It was a great photo shoot.
We were fascinated by the road runner sculpture. How the artist was able...More
Really innovative sculpture of a Southwestern icon made entirely of recycled materials. We recently moved to Las Cruces and drove by it on the other side of I10 enroute to the Southern New Mexico State Fair right near dusk, so we made a point to...More
The Roadrunner looks as though it is the guardian of Las Cruses. Old image demonstrating todays thoughts. Making something beautiful out of pieces of what would be junk. Bringing life into what others thrown away. The life experience of many smaller cities. New Life generated...More
I don't want to spoil the surprise, so all I'll say is DO THIS! You won't regret it! Look really carefully at what the roadrunner is made of! :-). The view is spectacular and so is this wonderful piece of art!
Our original plans were dashed due to the weather. We had heard about the roadrunner sculpture and went looking for it If you love New Mexico this is a must stop. The roadrunner made from recycled materials is something to see.
This is an incredible use of recycled materials, and super cool to see! Spend some time examining the roadrunner to see all the crazy things it's made of. Kitchen utensils, electronics, shoes, trophies, crutches, even a toy dinosaur and horse. My tech-loving 15 year old...More