These Ahhh-Worthy Hot Springs In Idaho Are Perfect For A Staycation

Now that hot springing season is here, Idahoans have two ways to do it right: our hundreds of natural hot springs tucked away in mountain caves and alongside rivers, or, luxury man-made pools. While the Gem State is renowned for having more naturally soakable hot pools than any other state in the country, we also know how to up your experience into a glam pampering session, complete with fuzzy robes, massages, and modern lodging. Whether enjoying a relaxing soak on a chilly, snowy day or enjoying the beautiful views of the warmer months, here are some of the state’s best developed springs — both natural and man-made.

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:

What’s your favorite hot springs to soak away your cares? Tell us about it in the comments!

If you prefer to kick back and marinate in your own “private Idaho,” check out Idaho’s “Soaktennial” Hot Springs Trail, or check out this list of some of our favorites around the state.