All Hot Springs

Browse through some of the best hot springs Idaho has to offer.

All Our Favorite Hot Springs

On this page you can find all the hot springs that we've been to and documented across Idaho, Oregon, Utah, and beyond. All the hot springs we've listed are well-known and we work hard to not spoil any local secret spots, as those have to be earned with sweat, tears, and maybe some sick burns.

Our Favorite Hot Springs

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Lowman, ID

10 Mile

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A stream crossing and a short hike are necessary to get to this private soak.

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Stanley, ID

Basin Creek

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Roadside springs with okay pools and not much else

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Stanley, ID

Boat Box

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One of the only hot springs that you can act like you're being cooked alive by giants!

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Lowman, ID

Bonneville

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Nestled amongst a decent size campground, this spring is scalding hot and mixing with cold water is a must.

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McCall, ID

Burgdorf

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Natural Hot Spring Located In A Rustic Resort

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Stanley, ID

Cove Creek

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Roadside springs with bathroom and lukewarm water

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Crouch, ID

Fire Crew

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Several hot pools right next to a campground near Crouch, Idaho

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Sun Valley, ID

Frenchmans Bend

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Roadside springs near a very popular skiing area in Sun Valley, ID. Ski bunnies abound!

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Salmon, ID

Goldbug

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The hike to Gold Bug Hot Springs is tough, but worth it if you can get there when there's not a crowd.

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Lowman, ID

Haven Hot Springs

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A hidden, rustic, pleasure located right around the corner from an extremely popular hot spring.

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Midway, UT

Homestead Crater

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Check out this 10,000 year old, 65 foot deep pool of natural hot water. A must do!

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Lowman, ID

Hot Springs Campground

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Right off the highway, and across from a popular campground.

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Lowman, ID

Kirkham

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One of the best hot springs in the country, but also one of the closest to Boise. You do the math on crowds.

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Carey, ID

Milford

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An Hour out of Sun Valley (the 'wrong' way), Milford Hot Spring is worth a detour. Plus there are free range cows!

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Hagerman, ID

Miracle Hot Springs

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Super busy, but clean, this spring is perfect for families and groups.

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Stanley, ID

Mountain Village Resort

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A personal favorite, this spring is reserved for the guests of the Mountain Village Resort in Stanley, ID.

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Lowman, ID

Pine Flats

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A spectacular setting with several hidden pools sprinkled throughout

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Crouch, ID

Rocky Canyon

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Truly a hidden gem, this is one of the coolest hot springs I've ever seen

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Sun Valley, ID

Russian John

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Russian John is a 'warm temperature only' hot spring, but does provide a good soaking spot right off the road near Galena.

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Lowman, ID

Sacajawea

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Off the beaten path, Sacajawea Hot Springs sits in a slight valley with views of the Sawtooth's that most people don't ever see.

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Stanley, ID

Snake Pit

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Seemingly little known gem, located right in the backyard of Stanley, Idaho.

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Ontario, ID

Snively

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Although in another state, this hot spring is easy to get to, a super pretty drive, and during the summer is a pretty huge pool.

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Stanley, ID

Sunbeam

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Surrounded with more history than other springs, but being right on the highway attracts everyone to take a soak.

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Idaho City

The Springs

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Likely the nicest hot spring in the area, The Springs is a family friendly destination that offers great soaks close to town.

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McCall, ID

Trail Creek

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Far enough away from the major highway to be somewhat semi-private, this is one of the best handmade pools in the state.