8 Hot Springs Worth the Day Trip

Our Favorite Hot Springs Near Breckenridge: (in order of proximity)


1. Indian Hot Springs in Idaho Springs: Mineral Water Swimming Pool, Geothermal Caves, Outdoor Jacuzzis, Private Indoor Baths, and Mud Baths. 

  • About: Under the translucent dome lies a tropical paradise, complete with flowering plants and live Banana and Palm Trees. The swimming pool is continually fed with hot mineral water at 115°. With an average temperature of 90° to 100° our pool is a favorite with adults and children of all ages
  • Distance: 1 hour from Breckenridge
  • Price: $17 - $23
  • Hours: Everyday 9am - 10pm
  • No dogs allowed

2. Mount Princeton Hot Springs: Geothermal Hot Spring Resort

  • About: Mt. Princeton offers large and small soaking pools, a geothermal creek through the resort, spa treatments and classes, lodging, juice bar, and a restaurant for all meals. 
  • Distance: 1.5 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $18-$22
  • Hours: Weekdays from 9am - 10pm, Weekends from 10am - 12am
  • No dogs allowed

3. Cottonwood Hot Springs: Geothermal, gravity-fed mineral spas with Old West style lodging. 

  • Distance: 1.5 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $18-$20
  • Hours: 8am - 10pm
  • No dogs allowed
  • Other items to note: no alcohol sold or permitted

4. Hot Sulphur Springs Resort & Spa: 7 natural springs of mineral water

  • Distance: 1.5 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $18.50
  • Hours: 8:00am - 10:00pm
  • No dogs allowed

5. Radium Hot Springs: This a natural Hot Spring along the Colorado River with no facilities.

  • About: There is a steep trail which flattens out and then a climb down into the Radium Hot Spring. Although short, you have to be prepared for the climb down at the end and the climb back up. If a little bit of climbing isn’t your thing, then maybe this is one natural hot spring to avoid! Check out this guide for more information. 
  • Distance: 1.5 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: FREE
  • Hours: No hours, but we highly recommend visiting while daylight
  • Dog friendly
  • Other things to note: the spring snow melt-off could raise water levels and wash out the hot springs. Best time to visit is summer through fall. 

6. Glenwood Hot Springs Resort: Geo-thermal water pool, lodge, and spa. 

  • Distance: 1.75 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $21.50
  • Hours: 7:30am - 10:00pm
  • No dogs allowed

7. Strawberry Park Hot Springs: Mineral Springs.

  • Distance: 2.5 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $15-20 (cash or check only)
  • Hours: Weekdays from 10am - 10:30pm, Weekends from 10am - 12am
  • No dogs allowed

8. Valley View Hot Springs: Pure and natural spring fed swimming pool and showers with overnight accommodation.

  • About: this hot spring is clothing optional. Offering remote natural rock ponds, soaking ponds, and waterfall ponds. Camping and Cabin lodging are offered. 
  • Distance: 2.25 hours from Breckenridge
  • Price: $15 - $30
  • Hours: 9:00am - 10:00pm
  • Dog friendly for $5-$15 with a $50 deposit
  • Other things to note: daily admission is very limited - call ahead to make a reservation.