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South Canyon Hot Springs - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Glenwood Springs, CO 81601, USA

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About South Canyon Hot Springs

The South Canyon Hot Springs, are a natural hot spring just west of Glenwood Springs in the South Canyon. It requires a short hike to get too, but the reward is worth it.The one or two pools available are located on a hillside with exceptional views of the surrounding landscape

Attractions Near South Canyon Hot Springs

Storm King Mountain
Storm King Mountain4.06km from South Canyon Hot Springs

Storm King Mountain is a mountain in the White River National Forest of the Rocky Mountains. It is one of the iconic location where you can spend some nice time with adventures. A good trekking destination and also this place offers stunning views of this area. A ski lift at the Copper Mountain Ski Resort is named after the mountain.

Iron Mountain Hot Springs
Iron Mountain Hot Springs6.39km from South Canyon Hot Springs

Iron Mountain Hot Springs mineral hot springs pools in Glenwood Springs on the bank of the Colorado River. 16 unique pools of 100% pure, thermal mineral water, ranging from 98 to 108°F. A special quiet zone provides a soothing environment to soak and relax. There's also a larger, freshwater family pool where parents can relax in an elevated whirlpool while watching kids play.

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park6.71km from South Canyon Hot Springs

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is an adventure park located above Glenwood Springs and is a most popular attractions, featuring cave tours, thrill rides, restaurants, kids’ activities, special events, and more.The park is unique because it sits at an altitude of 7,100 ft on a mountain above Glenwood Springs. Today, the park features numerous attractions in addition to the cave tours.

Frontier Historical Museum
Frontier Historical Museum7.34km from South Canyon Hot Springs

This majestic museum is a well furnished 1905 Victorian style house. It showcases what life was once like for residents and visitors in Glenwood Springs.Learn about Glenwood Springs’ ranching and mining days as well as all the influential people that were drawn to the area, which included presidents, outlaws, gangsters, and movie stars.

Glenwood Hot Springs Pool
Glenwood Hot Springs Pool7.6km from South Canyon Hot Springs

Glenwood Springs Hot Springs Pool is famous for being the largest in the world at more than two blocks long.The historic thermal spring water has been drawing visitors from all over the world since 1888. The source of the Glenwood Hot Springs’ mineral water is the Yampah spring which produces over 3.5 million gallons of water per day at a temperature of 122°F.

Doc Holliday's Grave Trailhead
Doc Holliday's Grave Trailhead7.77km from South Canyon Hot Springs

This is a final resting place of the gunslinger, in an old cemetery on a hill accessible by a trail. "He died in bed."Beautiful views on this hike to the Pioneer Cemetery; there is a chair almost on top that provides the best view.While there is a large headstone for Doc Holliday, it doesn't actually mark his grave because, according to the signs in front of the graveyard, no one knows exactly where he's buried.

Where is South Canyon Hot Springs

Discover More Attractions in Garfield County, Where South Canyon Hot Springs Is Located

Garfield County
Garfield County
40 attractions

Garfield County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado.It has many popular attractions, including Glenwood Hot Springs,Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, making it well worth a visit.