Originally Posted by CWG
There is the Albuquerque Astronomical Society. I know they have a web site.
They have their own observatory in dark skies down by Socorro. Some day I will join the group.
I have taken my 6" Newt. out east on I-40 to a place in between Edgewood and Moriarty to look at comets several times. The mountain blocks the light from Albuquerque well enough.