I live near the west side of the Rio Grande in Albuquerque.
I decided to see if I could find another view of the mountains
and the river.
Houses are nearby, but the river next to the houses is
considered a wildlife habitat. The "oxbow" is a meandering
shift that moves away from the Rio Grande.
shown by the drifting water and brown reeds.
To the south, there is a view of the city of Albuquerque.
The jetty jacks are wood crosses that have been used
in the past as a control barrier for the river.
in the oxbow water.