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Hot Springs State Park

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Warm and wonderful

And with free admission (thanks chief Washake), what's not to like. Best to go early to beat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laurelyn S
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Fun stop

It was a fun stop along the way during our road trip to the Wyoming whiskey distillery which was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Petersburg, Michigan
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  • Poor5%
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Contains the world's largest mineral hot spring and nine mineral pools.
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538 Park St, Thermopolis, WY 82443-2234
+1 307-864-9250
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love walking around my state park but it bothers me when they don’t shovel the sidewalks the sidewalks and some places are icy and hard for seniors who want to enjoy the beauty of this park. Sometimes these reviews are always to be mean...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And with free admission (thanks chief Washake), what's not to like. Best to go early to beat possible crowds

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laurelyn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a fun stop along the way during our road trip to the Wyoming whiskey distillery which was a great stop also! We were expecting more of a babbling brook open Hot Springs being that were from Michigan and did not know what to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jaseegert2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hot Springs is a lovely place graced by a magnificent hot spring and the Big Horn River. The Wyoming State Bathhouse is free (though very stingy with its time, given the small numbers of bathers), and Star Plunge is an old and venerable place to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank missinglynx1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a year round warm swimming pool.Because of the Chief, the first state park, has FREE bathing at the State Bath House, where temperatures are moderated to a therapeutic 104°F. Why pay for a spa, for your aches and pains, when you can enjoy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rowena M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is sad to see. When you enter the park it doesn't look pretty and then there's the dog park that uses old used fence. They can do so much with this place if they only work a little harder and do better job very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Z3138EHsarahb
Reviewed December 9, 2018

I've photographed the park in all seasons from the melting ice dangling from the terraces, to the top of Monument hill in the fall, providing a bird's eye view of the cooling ponds and trees in fall colors. My favorite is winter, when the steam...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeb S
Reviewed October 31, 2018

There is also the Spa next door which has larger pools and a slide but if you just want to dip into the hot springs for a bit, the public Bath House is perfectly fine. Admission is free and limited to 20 min per visit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stefan S
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Take your time to stroll around the paths and boardwalks of the oldest mineral springs in the world. Please do not litter and leave your pet in the vehicle. The amount of dog feces went saw on our stroll was disgusting. It would be tragic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This place is amazing! Laid out great with choices to 3 different bath houses, as well as a nice walking path through the cooling ponds and across the river for great views of the rainbow wall. You can get right to the springs origin and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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September 13, 2018|
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Response from Mllink | Reviewed this property |
I do remember seeing some camper in the park.
May 2, 2018|
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Response from mexiaddict | Reviewed this property |
Above posts are correct. But if you're asking if u can get to the spring pools the answer is Yes. You can park right in front and there is a ramp down into the water on the outside pool.i would assume the indoor one has a... More
Nera G
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Chuck D | Reviewed this property |
Google it, I’m not sure.