Explore Montana's 15 commercial hot spring pools and resorts. The springs are in alphabetical order.


Boulder Hot Springs

Directions:  Take Interstate 15 south from Helena 28 miles to Boulder, travel through the town and continue three miles on state highway 69. Boulder Hot Springs is on your right and well signed.

Features:  A complete hot springs resort featuring lodging including bed & breakfast rooms, guest rooms and camping options. The amenities include separate hot pools and steam rooms for men and women (during the week) and 98 degree outdoor pool. You will appreciate the hot pools and steam rooms after a run in zero degree weather from the outdoor pool.

Overall:  This resort is worth checking out and maybe driving out of your way to stay especially if you enjoy a unique relaxed resort and along with some great history too. Boulder Hot Springs is strictly alcohol free, you will not find a party crowd here.

More Info:  Visit Boulder Hot Springs web site http://www.boulderhotsprings.com. Note: This summary was based on the experience had by MontanaHotSprings.net and approved by Boulder Hot Springs, Thank you!

Boulder Hot Springs
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Broadwater Hot Springs and Fitness

Directions:  Located just a couple miles west of Helena, MT off of US Highway 12.

Features:  Three hot pools and a large outdoor warm pool for swimming and relaxing. The Broadwater is under new ownership and they are planning renovations this spring to include a bar and grill along with an additional hot pool to relax in. Check back for updates!

Overall:  They used to be geared toward a health club crowd but now are showcasing the hot springs as a attraction. This is a great place to come relax for the day or an evening.

More Info:  Visit Broadwater Hot Springs and Fitness web site http://www.thebroadwater.com/. Note: This summary was added with very helpful assistance from the Broadwater Hot Springs, Thank you!

Broadwater Hot Springs
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Bozeman Hot Springs Spa and Fitness

Directions:  Located 8 miles west of Bozeman on US 191.

Features:  Nine soaking pools with temperatures ranging from 59 degrees to 106 degrees.

Overall:  Bozeman Hot Springs is also a fitness facility as well as a hot spring. If your traveling through the area it would be a great place to stop and relax.

More Info:  Visit Bozeman Hot Springs Spa and Fitness web site http://www.bozemanhotsprings.co. Note: This summary was created using information from their web site, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Chico Hot Springs

Directions:  Off Highway 89 between Livingston and Gardiner, 23 miles south of Livingston. Take Highway 89 to the flashing light in Emigrant, Montana. At the light turn left and travel 1.2 miles to the stop sign and turn left. Once you make the left, travel another mile and turn right onto the Chico Road. Chico Hot Springs is located at the end of the road.

Features:  A complete hot springs resort featuring two hot pools. Also offers dining, saloon, spa, horseback riding, dog sledding and rafting. The pool also features a swim up bar.

Overall:  This resort is worth checking out for a weekend or stop by on your way to Yellowstone National Park.

More Info:   Visit Chico Hot Springs web site http://www.chicohotsprings.com. Note: This summary was added with the help of Chico Hot Springs, Thank you!

Chico Hot Springs
Photos provided by Chico and Photographer Kene Sperry

Elkhorn Hot Springs

Directions:  Take the Jackson/Wisdom exit 59 off I-15, 2 miles south of Dillon. This exit is for Montana Highway 278, take 278 for 25 miles, look for the Elkhorn Hot Springs sign as well as the Pioneer Scenic By-Way. From here follow the Pioneer Scenic By-Way for 13 miles where you will find the springs.

Features:  A smaller hot springs resort featuring 2 outdoor hot pools and a Grecian Saunas. They also offer a few rustic cabins and bed n breakfast style rooms for rent. All structures are the original early 1900ís giving you a taste of the former years. Area attraction include Maverick Mountain Ski area only 3 miles away, cross county ski trial out of the parking lot, over 200 miles of groomed snowmobile trail, endless hiking and riding trails in the summer months, and near some of the best fishing in Montana in my opinion.

Overall:  If your in the area for skiing at Maverick Mountain, snowmobiling, hiking or digging quartz at Crystal park just up the hill this might be a relaxing spot to stop.

More Info:  Visit Elkhorn Hot Springs web site http://www.elkhornhotsprings.com. Note: This summary was added with the help of Elkhorn Hot Springs, Thank you!

Elkhorn Hot Springs
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Fairmont Hot Springs

Directions:  Located between Anaconda and Butte just off I-90. Take the Fairmont/Gregson exit 211. Follow Fairmont road west 2.6 miles until you reach the resort.

Features:  This is without question the largest hot spring resort in the state. The resort features a large outdoor and indoor pool as well as hot pools as well as a fun waterslide. Other amenities include a restaurant, full bar and arcade for kids. The resort is open for day use and the pools are open 24 hours a day. This is a family friendly resort so if you aren't into lots of screaming kids stay away until after the slide closes.

Overall:  A good place to get away for a night, it's very family friendly and worth the trip.

More Info:  Visit Fairmont Hot Springs web site http://www.fairmontmontana.com. Note: This summary was based on the experience had by MontanaHotSprings.net, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Jackson Hot Springs*CURRENTLY CLOSED*

Directions:  Located between Wisdom and Dillon in Jackson, MT. Take the Jackson/Wisdom exit 59 off I-15, 2 miles south of Dillon. This exit is for Montana Highway 278, take 278 west 43 miles to Jackson.

Features:  The resort features a large outdoor pool kept between 94 degrees and 103 degrees. Other amenities include a restaurant, full bar. As for lodging the resort offers several fireplace cabins and also has tent sites available.

Overall:  Jackson Hot Springs appears to be a relaxing place in a small town.

More Info:  Visit Jackson Hot Springs web site http://www.jacksonhotsprings.com. Note: This summary was created using information from their website, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Lolo Hot Springs

Directions:  Lolo Hot Springs is a historical landmark along the Lewis and Clark trail. It is located 25 miles west on highway 12 from the town of Lolo and 7 Miles east of Lolo Pass.

Features:  Lolo Hot Springs offers an indoor hot spring that ranges in temperature from 90 to 104 degrees and an outdoor cold pool that ranges from 70 to 94 degrees.

Amenities  There is a bar and grill located on the property for guests that get hungry and thirsty.

Activities  There are also hiking trails all around the property and an 18 hole Folf course.

Lodging  We also have cabins, rv sites and tent sites available. For more information about reservations please call 406-273-2294.

More Info:  Visit Lolo Hot Springs web site http://www.lolohotsprings.com. This summary was provided by Lolo Hot Springs. Thank You!

Lolo Hot Springs
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Lost Trail Hot Springs

Directions:  Located at the base of Lost Trail Pass on US Highway 93. Take highway 93 about 40 miles south of Hamilton, Montana.

Features::  This is a full service resort featuring a large 20' by 70' pool, the water varies from 93 degrees in the winter to 105 in the summer, they cover the pool with a temporary cover in the winter to maintain a warmer air temperature. The resort features lodging, restaurant and a bar as well.

Overall::  This seems like an relaxing place, and a great place to stay or stop after a day of skiing at the near by ski resort. This resort is family friendly and the pool includes a wading area for children.

More Info:  Visit Lost Trail Hot Springs web site http://www.losttrailhotsprings.com. Note: This summary was created using information from their website, they declined to provide further information.

K Bar L Ranch & Medicine Springs

Directions:  Located at the confluence of the North and South Forks of the Sun River. This resort provides a very unique experience over any of the other in Montana, getting there involves a boat ride across Gibson Reservoir.

Features:  The K Bar L Ranch is blessed with natural geothermal springs that bubble out of a hillside on the property. These waters feed a swimming pool that has soothed and delighted guests for many years. Long before the Ranch built the pool, the Medicine Springs were used by Indians, hunters, trappers, loggers and other folks seeking the healing and relaxing properties of the springs.

At a constant temperature of 86F, the water is enjoyable year round. The humidity and warmth arising from the springs create a micro-climate that attracts fireflies during the warm summer months, lending even more mystique to the wonders of nature in this wilderness setting. It is a very unique feature to this property.

Overall::  K Bar L Ranch looks like it would be the ultimate place to get away from it all, the area abounds with fishing, hiking and hunting opportunities.

More Info:  Visit K Bar L Ranch & Medicine Springs web site http://www.kbarlranch.com. Note: This summary was provided by K Bar L Ranch, Thank you!

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Norris Hot Springs

Directions:  Located South of Three Forks Montana in Norris Montana 44 miles south of I 90 off US Highway 287.

Features::  A unique large 30' by 40' pool, the water is anywhere between 100 degrees to 106 degrees depending on the season and outside temperature. There is a bar and restaurant on site featuring local beer and food from local sources. An RV on site RV park for those who wish to stay overnight.

Overall::  This seems like an interesting place, the resort also features live music on certain nights of the week via a stage overlooking the pool. We haven't been here yet but it's on our list!

More Info:  Visit Norris Hot Springs web site http://www.norrishotsprings.com. Note: This summary was added with the help of Norris Hot Springs, Thank you!

Norris Hot Springs
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Quinn's Hot Springs

Directions:  Located between St. Regis, MT and Paradise, MT. From St. Regis take exit 33 and travel 19.5 miles on Montana 135 towards Paradise. Quinn's will be well signed on your right.

Features::  Six pools (one large pool broken to sections) for soaking as well as swimming. Their pools range from 60 degrees to 106 degrees. There is a bar and restaurant on site as well. As for lodging they have several cabin options as well as adult only cabins along the river.

Overall::  We have heard positive reviews about Quinn's, this one may be worth checking out.

More Info:  Visit Quinn's Hot Springs web site http://www.quinnshotsprings.com/. Note: This summary was created using information from their website, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs

Directions:  Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs is located 17 miles east of Malta and 10 miles west of Saco on US Highway 2. Turn north at the Sleeping Buffalo Rock Monument, and go one mile north. The resort is on the east side of the road.

Features::  Sleeping Buffalo has two indoor pools, one hot pool kept at 106 degrees and a large swimming pool kept at 90 degrees. There are also motel rooms for rent as well as a cafe onside.

Overall::  We have not been here but if you are up on the high line driving those long stretches of US 2 this might be a welcome stop.

More Info:  Visit Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs web site http://sleepingbuffalo.blogspot.com. This summary was created using information from their website, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Symes Hot Springs

Directions:  Located in Hot Springs, MT. Hot Springs is located 71 miles north of Missoula.

Features::  One large outdoor swimming pool kept at 95 degrees, a soaking pool kept at 101 degrees and a hot pool kept at 107 degrees. There is a small bar, restaurant and coffee shop on site as well. This is a old historic building which several room choices, some rooms no not have a bathroom.

Overall::  This was a unique resort to visit. The pools were nice however just be aware that since this is an older structure the sound proofing leaves a bit to be desired.

More Info:  Visit Symes Hot Springs web site http://www.symeshotsprings.com. This summary was based on the experience had by MontanaHotSprings.net and their website, at this time they have not replied with further information.

Symes Hot Springs Rooms taken in 2012
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White Sulphur Hot Springs

Directions:  Located in White Sulphur Springs, MT. White Sulphur Springs is located 72 miles east of Helena on US Highway 12.

Features:  Three soaking pools ranging from 105 degrees to 98 degrees. They have done some updating here lately with the addition of new rooms and a new outdoor pool.

Overall:  These hot springs would be a great stop if your in the area. The area around White Sulphur is home to great fishing and Showdown Ski Area located to the north of town.

More Info:  Visit White Sulphur Hot Springs web site http://www.spahotsprings.com/. This summary was created using information from their website, at this time they have not replied with further information.

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