10 of the Best Hot Springs in the United States

By: Elizabeth Rhodes | Pulished on 2023-11-30

Warm up at these unique hot springs around the country.

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No matter the season, natural hot springs offer relaxing, geothermal waters in often scenic settings. Across the country, you can find hot springs to fit every travel preference, whether you're looking to take a dip in nature after a hike or prefer a spa-like experience. From Alaskan pools that are perfect for viewing the northern lights to the national park named for its geothermal waters, here are 10 of the best hot springs in the United States.


Of course, hot springs can be very dangerous, so be sure to use caution and only swim where it is safe.

Calistoga, California

10 of the Best Hot Springs in the United States-Trip Advise

Located in beautiful Napa Valley, Calistoga is known for its abundant hot springs. Several resorts in the area offer mineral pools where visitors can enjoy the waters. Calistoga Spa Hot Springs, for example, has four geothermal mineral pools, including a hot whirlpool and a warm lap pool. For those looking for a luxurious stay during their wine country trip, Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection is home to an expansive spa with a bathhouse featuring geothermal pools of ranging temperatures.

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