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We had a great time visiting the dry lake bed. The gal running the place did a great job. She is... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Tacoma, Washington
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Nice and peaceful place to stay with private access to the Alvord dessert which is the best road of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rick S
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36095 E Steens Rd, New Princeton, OR 97721-9580
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and peaceful place to stay with private access to the Alvord dessert which is the best road of all the access roads I could find. Spent 3 nights there and will be going again next fall. Better then a regular campground with trash all...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Rick S
Reviewed September 5, 2019

Alvord Hot springs is a long way from anywhere, which based on it's size is probably a good ting. A spectacular location, owners are friendly, the springs are small 2 concrete pools about 10' square more than 6 or 8 people in each and things...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed June 1, 2019

They have been improving the place, and yes it could be better, but offers two pools at different temperatures and some shade. the price to pay is exactly that - thanks to many yahoos not behaving properly, it become a pay-to-use location, but I am...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

Sitting at the base of the Steens in Eastern Oregon these cement pools are filled with hot waters that quickly ease tensions. One pool is housed inside of a shed providing protection from the wind and snow rolling off of the mountains, the other, offers...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank ColleenFletcher
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Nice rustic setting for soaking in hot springs. We paid the camping fee in order to soak at night and in the morning plus it included access to the playa---where we camped for the night. Paul, the owner, was working the office and we got...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank catherinelZ9425GB
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time visiting the dry lake bed. The gal running the place did a great job. She is very helpful. We hope to come back soon.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank KRB9354
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Quiet and awesome views of the Alvord Playa. What more could you ask for in a hot springs soak? I soaked four days in a row and 3 of those days I had the place to myself.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ed U
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Russ Cook at the office. We paid him $30 for dry camping and the hot pools. Upon finishing the hot soak we returned to our RV and while changing into warmer clothes the camp hosts ,Russ and Jill Cook, knock vigorously...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank JimmyGos
Reviewed November 13, 2017

My wife and I had a nice chat with the man who owns/runs the springs. Parked my 30 ft. trailer there and he was nice enough to give us power and internet for no extra cost ($25 included everything). He's a bit "rustic" as are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Dan G
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I stopped by the Alvord Hot Springs with my teen daughter and didn't like the experience at all. The person working there was drunk (red-faced and smell of alcohol in the office) which my daughter commented on. He was also YELLING at us as we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
7  Thank Matt K
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