The Easily Hikable Hot Springs In New Mexico With The Most Stellar Views

Are you hoping for an opportunity to unwind from a hectic week? You could visit a resort to bask in luxury or, if you prefer something a little more natural, try a visit to a hot spring. You can find quite a few of the latter option around the state but if you want to combine a warm soak with a short hike and beautiful views, you’ll want to check out this one hot spring in northern New Mexico.

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Spence Hot Springs is located in the Santa Fe National Forest, just off Highway 4. You can find a map to the location at this link and details about visiting on the National Forest Service website. When visiting, remember to respect the area by leaving no trace.

Looking for another hot spring in the state? Read about some of our favorite spots in Soak Away Your Stress At These 8 New Mexico Hot Springs Hotels.