Colorado Hot Springs Guide
Please use this Hot Springs Guide to map out your visits throughout Colorado. Colorado’s natural hot springs are a favorite for everybody. The soothing warm, almost too-hot water saturated with natural minerals relaxes the body and rejuvenates the soul. If you have never visited one of the many naturally occurring hot springs in Colorado you need to add this to your bucket list. Or, perhaps you have a favorite one that keeps calling you back. In either case we recommend that you take a look at this hot springs guide and find the ones that appeal to you. A few are just as they have always been. Some are privately owned and offer amenities such as lodging and or spa services. While others have been incorporated into fitness centers. Explore the interactive map of Colorado Hot Springs and or read the short descriptions to find the next hot springs you want to go visit. With the advent of COVID, most hot springs now require reservations. Call ahead to learn about any new policies, ask about their amenities, and make a reservation if required. Use this Hot Springs Guide and add locations via our FREE itinerary tool!
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– Hot Springs with a Waterslide
– Hot Springs with a Fitness Center
– Hot Springs with Private Pools
5895 Highway 17, Alamosa, CO
Hot Springs: Swimming pool, water slide, swim classes, and triathlon series.
Fitness center: A family owned fitness center. Classes available.
Cottonwood Hot Springs
18999 County Road 306, Buena Vista, CO
Hot Springs: Several hot spring soaking tubs & dry sauna
Spa Services: Massage
Lodging: Rooms in main lodge, Private cabins each with a private hot springs tub, dormitory lodging, RV and tent sites.
One Goose Creek Road, Creede, CO
Hot Springs: Indoor and outdoor hot spring pools/tubs.
Lodging: Adirondack style cottages, outfitted with comfort and luxury in mind. Cabin occupancy between 2 and 6 people. Plus a main lodge.
Food: Onsite dining, extensive wine list, plus a kids menu.
Amenities: Guest Ranch activities, special services.
Spa Services: Yoga classes and massage.
6475 Co Rd 203, Durango, CO
Located 8 miles north of Durango and 15 miles south of Purgatory Ski Resort surrounded by mountain views in the Animas Valley. On site there are over 40 unique water features, including 32 different hot springs, 2 cold plunges, a 25-meter resort-style swimming pool, 5 private Japanese-inspired cedar soaking tubs, a reflexology walking path, and a mineral water rain tower. This resort is complete with a range of unique spa services, and esthetics. Event hosting is also facilitated.
Hot Springs: 32 hot pools - 19 family-friendly, 13 adults only.
Spa Services: Massage and spa services are available.
Desert Reef Hot Springs
1194 County Rd. 110, Florence, CO
Hot Springs: Private hot pools for reservation plus several main pools.
Lodging: Airstream accommodations available summer 2022.
281 Centennial Street, Glenwood Springs, CO
Situated alongside the beautiful Colorado River in Glenwood Springs and surrounded by Rocky Mountain views that soothe and inspire, our 16 geothermal soaking pools offer guests a pure soaking experience—the way nature intended. Our freshwater family pool is cooler and ideal for all ages. An attached elevated jetted spa provides yet another opportunity to relax. Thoughtful amenities are built throughout: towel tree sculptures at each soaking pool, changing rooms stocked with complimentary shower products, and a restaurant serving food and drinks adds to the ambiance. Welcome to Iron Mountain Hot Springs. We invite you to relax, restore and rejuvenate.
Hot Springs: 16 hot spring soaking pools plus a cooler freshwater family pool with an attached jetted spa.
Food: Restaurant services on-premises.
Glenwood Hot Springs
415 East 6th Street Glenwood Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Large recreation and lap pool, and hot spring tubs.
Lodging: Rooms and suites available, Daily Cabana Rentals.
Spa Services: Temporarily closed
Fitness center: Modern fitness center, classes, package deals
Amenities: Dining, shopping, specials and package deals
Yampah Spa & Salon
709 E. 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Large pool, and Vapor caves.
Spa Services. Full spa services and massage.
Waunita Hot Springs Ranch
8007 County Road 887, Gunnison, CO
Hot Springs: Largest private swimming pool in Colorado, completely fed by natural hot springs. Adjacent hot tubs.
Lodging: main ranch house or Hillside lodge.
Amenities: Guest ranch.
Hosting: Wedding, events and groups.
Food: Dining room for guests, or bring your own caterer.
Hot Sulphur Springs
Hot Sulfur Springs Resort and Spa
5609 Spring Rd, Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
Hot springs pools and tubs.
Spa services: massage therapy
Lodging: rooms available.
Indian Hot Springs
302 Soda Creek Road, Idaho Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Outdoor pool, private tubs, outdoor jacuzzis, and soaking pools in geo-thermal caves.
Spa Services: Massage.
Lodging: Rooms and suites available for rent onsite.
Sand Dunes Hot Springs and recreation - sanddunespool.com
Hot Springs: Mineral lap pool, the Green House hot pools, and swim lessons. Lodging: Cabins, RV sites and tent sites.
Food: Onsite grill
Amenities: Shop, rentals and laundry facilities for guests only.
28640 CR 58 EE, Moffat, CO
Hot Springs: 3 hot pools and 2 jacuzzi hot tubs.
Lodging: Rooms in the onsite lodge, or rent the private casita, yurt, or camp out in the tipi. RV sites with hook up and tent campsites are also available.
Hosting: Events, retreats, weddings.
Valley View Hot Springs
64393 County Road GG, Moffat, CO
Owned and operated by Orient Land trust.
Hot Springs: Several hot spring pools/tubs.
Lodging: Camping for recreational vehicles (RVs) and tents.
Amenities: A pavilion and bathroom are available to guests.
Antero Hot Spring Cabins
Hot Springs: Each cabin has a private outdoor hot spring soaking tub.
Lodging: 3 private cabins to choose from. Accommodate between 2 - 10 persons. All have a bathroom and kitchen, a quiet location, and a fireplace with wood provided.
Activities: Full spectrum of mountain activities nearby.
Aqua Hot Springs
15654 CR 289A, Nathrop, CO
Hot Springs: Private hot spring pool next to Chalk Creek.
Lodging: Three level cabin, each floor is a private suite that accommodates 2-3 people, complete with a private bathroom. Main level facilitates a common kitchen, dining and living space.
Spa Service: Massage service and yoga space available.
Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort
15870 County Road 162, Nathrop, CO
Hot Springs: Soaking pool, exercise pool, creekside hot springs, infinity pool, hot waterslide, and private hot tubs.
Spa Services: Full service spa and massage.
Lodging: creekside suits, cabin rentals, main lodge, cliffside suits, and hillside suits.
Hosting: Weddings and meetings.
Amenities: Mary Murphy SteakHouse, Juice Bar, Biergarten, and Princeton Market.
Event Hosting: Weddings, meetings, packages deals.
Activities: local mountain activities, rentals, fitness classes, events, and guided tours.
Treehouse Hot Springs
16390 Co Rd 162, Nathrop, CO
Hot Springs: Private hot springs, soaking tub.
Lodging: A whole house vacation rental with a private hot springs pool, plentiful gathering spaces, and 5 bedrooms.
Box Canyon Lodge and Hot Springs
45 3rd Avenue, Ouray, CO
Hot Springs: Outdoor hot spring tubs.
Lodging: Unique motel style rooms with individual charm.
Activities: nearby hiking trails and
Accomodations: located in downtown Ouray. A quick walk to all Ouray has to offer.
Ouray Hot Springs
1220 Main Street, Ouray, CO
Hot Springs: Several hot pools and tubs, an adult-only option, 8 lap lane pool, 2 waterslides, a climbing wall, and an inflatable obstacle course.
Twin Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs
125 3rd Avenue, Ouray, CO
Hot Springs: A swim pool, indoor and outdoor hot tubs.
Spa Services: Full service spa
Lodging: Hotel style rooms
Services: Common breakfast room
Wiesbaden Hot Springs Spa & Lodging
625 5th Street, Ouray, CO
Hot Springs: Large outdoor common pool, private soaking tub.
Vapor Cave: yes
Lodging: Rooms, suites, an apartment, a cottage, a small house.
Spa Services: Full massage services, couples, head, foot, CBD oil, essential oils. Discounts for guests.
Healing Waters Resort & Spa
317 Hot Springs Boulevard, Pagosa Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Outdoor hot spring fed swimming pool, hot tub and indoor hot tub. Spa Services: Massage services available.
Lodging: Rooms, suites and park-model cabins. Cabins include a full bath, kitchen, dining area, and living area. Rooms and suites have a variety of accouterments, please inquire.
Overlook Hot Springs Spa
Pagosa Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Outdoor and indoor private tubs.
Spa Services: Massage and couples massage available.
The Springs Resort
323 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO
Hot Springs: A variety of 25 Hot pools and soaking tubs.
Spa Services: Full spa services, massage, wellness classes. Package deals.
Lodging: Rooms and suites. Suites include extras like kitchens and more.
Dakota Hot Springs
1 Malibu Blvd., Penrose, CO
Hot Springs: A community free form hot pool.
Lodging: Camping for recreational vehicles (RVs) and tents. No hook ups available.
Amenities: A bathhouse open to guests.
8532 Road 38, Rico, CO
A historic restored ghost town
Hot Springs: indoor and outdoor hot spring pools or tubs.
Lodging: restored cabins.
Event hosting: weddings, package deals.
Activities: full guest ranch menu, horseback riding, fly fishing, rock climbing, biking, more…
12863 St. Hwy 133, Redstone, CO
Hot Springs: Three hot spring soaking pools in a tiered succession. Largest pool fed by a waterfall. Open day and night to guests, limited public paid access. Lodging: Onsite private cabins. Capacity varies between 2 and 6 people. Each cabin is unique but all have kitchens, bathrooms or access to common hot springs showers and restrooms.
Food: Dining and or BBQ set ups.
Activities: Onsite recreation and mountain activities are offered.
Spa Services: Message service and yoga classes are offered.
Hosting: Weddings, family gatherings or retreats.
Orvis Hot Springs
1585 County Road 3, Ridgway, CO
A clothing optional Hot Springs Resort.
Hot Springs: 7 outdoor hot pools or tubs. 3 indoor pools or tubs. Private tubs available, cleaned daily.
Lodging: 6 themed rooms available. All share two full bathrooms and common kitchen.
Camping: RV, vehicle and tent camp sites. Plus full access to the hot springs.
Spa Services: A variety of Massage types.
City of Salida Hot Springs
410 W. Rainbow Blvd., Salida, CO
Hot Springs: City maintained hot tubs and lap pool.
Fitness Center: Swim lessons, and classes.
Old Town Hot Springs
136 Lincoln Avenue, Steamboat Springs, CO
Hot Springs: 2 hot spring soaking pools, a family pool, and a lap pool.
Fitness Center: Full fitness center, swim lessons,and fitness classes.
Spa Services: Message services.
Food: Snack bar.
Strawberry Park Natural Hot Springs
44200 County Road #36, Steamboat Springs, CO
Hot Springs: Large hot pool, several hot tubs, private tubs available, cold stream.
Lodging: Several private cabins to choose from. Tent camping sites.
Spa Services: Massage and Watsu Massage.
Facilities: Common restroom, heating changing cabin and picnic areas.
Undeveloped Hot Springs
Conundrum Hot Springs
Hot Springs: At 11,200 feet this is a special feature of the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness. Must hike 8.5 miles one way. Permit required and respect the untrammeled, undeveloped quality.
Camping: Tent camping only, Permit required and good stewardship rules must be followed.
Penny Hot Springs
Hot springs: Located near the historic mining town of Redstone, Colorado.
South Canyon Hot Springs
Hot Springs: A short hike leads to an undeveloped hot springs pool, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado.
Piedra River Hot Springs
Hot Springs: This is an undeveloped hot spring outside of Pagosa Springs, Colorado.
San Juan Riverwalk
Hot Springs: Otherwise known as the “Hippie Dips”. Walk along the paved path next to the San Juan river. Discover undeveloped hot spring pools that are free to the public.
Pinkerton Hot Springs
Hot Springs: 20 minutes north of Durango on Route 550. A public hot spring pool with historical character is next to the highway.
Radium Hot Springs
Hot Springs: Warm springs pool located on the banks of the Colorado River south of Kremmling, CO.
Rainbow Hot Springs
Hot Springs: 18 miles northeast of Pagosa Springs. The round-trip hike is about 10 miles.
Hot Springs Guide Exploration
Visiting Colorado's natural hot springs is one of the most enjoyable ways to acquaint yourself with the state. We hope that you will use this Hot Springs Guide to find some favorite spots to add to your Colorado vacation. There is nothing better than to start your day off with a relaxing soak in mineral-rich warm water. Or to finish your day, filled with Colorado adventure, with a visit to a hot spring.
Colorado Hot Springs Map
Blm.gov - a list of blm hot springs