Hot Springs of Eastern Idaho

Unwind! Recharge! Relax! You are on hot springs time.

Explore Eastern Idaho's geothermal hot springs for a rejuvenating experience. These mineral-rich pools provide relaxation and offer a unique way to soak in natural wonders (literally!). There are so many features to explore in the region - the hot springs are something you should not pass up!


Heise Hot Springs - Soak your worries away

Visit the Heise Hot Springs for a day or plan to stay awhile! Easily accessible, the resort is approximately 20 miles from Idaho Falls , making it a convenient and enticing getaway for visitors looking to get into some hot water.

Indulge in the benefits of the thermally heated mineral water in pools spacious enough to accommodate large groups or cozy couples. With a big outdoor swimming/diving pool and a thrilling 350-ft water slide, you are invited to make a splash! If you are seeking relaxation, the resort offers a 104-degree hot pool where bathers may enjoy a therapeutic aquatic experience.

Hungry? The onsite full-service Heise Pizza Parlor offers a delectable Italian menu. Lodging, camping, and RV slots are also available if you want to stay and play. During the summer, adventures abound in activities such as zip-lining, golfing, and fishing along the scenic Snake River, making Heise Hot Springs an unforgettable destination.

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Green Canyon Hot Springs - Fun in the sun

Take a dip in Green Canyon Hot Springs located in Newdale, ID. This hot springs retreat dates back a century as the formerly named Pincock Hot Springs. The resort's three outdoor hot spring pools – the 96°F Big Pool, 105°F Hot Pool, and 115°F Spring Pool – offer a range of therapeutic experiences, complemented by a brisk 55°F Cold Pool if you are daring enough to take a cold splash cool-down.

Green Canyon Hot Springs operates seasonally, with varied hours, so check the website before planning your visit. Want to stay the night? Tent campsite rentals and RV hookup sites are available for a fee and require reservations. Site options range from dry camping to partial and full hookups, each providing a unique camping experience amidst picturesque views. Please note that ATVs are not permitted within the resort premises.

Easily accessible from Idaho Falls , the resort is approximately 30 miles away, making it a convenient yet serene getaway if you yearn for a blend of adventure and relaxation.


Lava Hot Springs - It's not pronounced how you think it is

Know how to say it before you spray it! It's "Laaaa-vaaaa" not "Law-vaw" at the Lava Hot Springs . Over 2.5 million gallons of water flow daily from the hot springs, diverting into the nearby Portneuf River. Best of all? Because the hot springs water carries such a rich mineral composition, it has no sulfur smell commonly associated with geothermal waters.

Do you feel the need for speed or prefer a lazy water soak? Lava Hot Springs offers many aquatic experiences. Amenities include a 60-foot high-speed water slide and a designated kiddie cove catering to younger visitors. Want to float the day away? Rent an inner tube and float the nearby Portneuf River. It's a great way to spend a leisurely afternoon.

When your fingers start to prune, it's time to get out of the water. Take a stroll onsite to the Lava Hot Springs Sunken Gardens to see native and imported plants and flowers, bird watch, and view rock walls made from fossilized algae reefs formed in the Portneuf River ages ago.

Bring the whole crew! Lava Hot Springs offers group rates for private hot pool rentals, which makes this stop perfect for family gatherings, corporate retreats, or any celebration where it doesn't matter if you get all wet.

Conveniently located just a two-hour drive north of Salt Lake City, Utah, and a scenic three-hour journey south of Yellowstone National Park , Lava Hot Springs provides a year-round indoor haven and a seasonal outdoor experience.

Let off a little steam!

Visit just one of the several hot spring phenomena in the region or take a tour of them. A hot springs stop is one of the many you can make in Eastern Idaho year-round. What are you waiting for?

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