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Address: Colorado Highway 133, Snowmass Village, CO

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Fun place to stop

We had a window of time to fill. This was a great place to do it. It's amazing how hot the water is. There are 3 pools of different temperature. Frequent dips in the cold... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 5, 2016
Don S
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

I have lived the Penny Hot Springs for many years. It is a true taste of local life. Nestled in the mountains, next to the Crystal River, the views are breathtaking. This is right off the road and easy to get to, perfect for visitors of all ages, sizes and physical shape.

Thank KandiKain
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time at this hot spring. You have to climb down to the water, so not good for anyone who is not completely able bodied. Met some really interesting people. This spot is clothing optional, so keep that in mind if you are taking your kids.

Thank Rebecca V
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We had a window of time to fill. This was a great place to do it. It's amazing how hot the water is. There are 3 pools of different temperature. Frequent dips in the cold stream are required to cool down. We were there late morning through lunch. Several other families were there enjoying the place as well.

Thank Don S
Fort Worth, Texas
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82 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016

We stopped off here on evening and boyyyy was it an adventure. Met lots of nice friendly people and a few hippies! The water was nice and hot and the area was clean.... but to our surprise CLOTHES WERE OPTIONAL haha!! We still had a great time!!

3 Thank Valarie B
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

Has good and bad points. Free in river hot spring - not large you have to keep stirring the water around or you will be hot on one side and cold on other side. underwater during spring runoff. Crowd varies- often none, sometimes drunk guys -often hispanic, hippies, who knows. Avoid noisy Fri &Sat nights. There are better ones in... More 

1 Thank mdskier
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62 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

This is fun, but you are always either freezing or burning. There are only 2 very small pools in the river and they get crowded very fast.

Thank Rose R
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88 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015

If you are in the area - make sure you stop by Penny Hotsprings for a quick soak. The place is good for everyone...when we were there, there was a large group of young people drinking but they were not loud or annoying. My two kids thought it was great - hot in spots and cold in others. Make sure... More 

Thank smilenyc
Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2015

I had researched this little spot before our road trip, and kept a look out for it as we drove. There are lots of little turn off/ dirt look out areas along the road, but this one is popular and had a port-a-potty. You can park along the road and climb down a semi-steep set of rocks to the river... More 

1 Thank fierydream
Denver, Colorado, United States
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

Our extended family stayed at the KOA campsite nearby (which was awesome), and we went down here for an afternoon because the campsite pool was being repaired. The hot springs is literally just a site on the side of the road (near mile marker 55), and you climb down some steep steps and you are right there. We went on... More 

5 Thank Jacob_Langness
Longmont, Colorado
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29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2015

This was very nice we found it and got down to the hot springs and enjoyed our stay, it was way to expensive for us to go to the Glenwood Hot Springs so this was way nice.

1 Thank tracyj1970

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