Alaska’s Naturally Heated Outdoor Pool Is All You Need This Winter

Chena Hot Springs is a great place to escape in the winter and soak your cares away in the mineral water. In a gorgeous part of interior Alaska, the natural hot springs are developed with a hotel, restaurant, and plenty of activities. The crowning jewel of the resort is the outdoor Rock Lake. This huge, steamy outdoor pool of rejuvenating mineral water is the perfect place for relaxation and reflection anytime, but is especially magical in the cold winter months.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you make it to this one, try These 10 Trails Lead To The Most Secluded Hot Springs In Alaska. For some other weekend ideas, try 14 Seaside Getaways In Alaska That Are Picture Perfect For The Winter.

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