Things to Do in Hot Springs

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Things to Do in Hot Springs

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  • _dvoncannon
    Greenville, NC47 contributions
    You get to see a remarkable sink hole that captured mammoths! It’s indoors so you can visit anytime. Great for everyone to see. Ongoing research and access for young people to help too.
    Written August 7, 2022
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  • Michelle H
    colorado159 contributions
    This was a nice diversion when we got to Hot Springs only to discover all of the hot springs were closed. Cascade Falls was cool, clean, and fun. We even saw a rattlesnake coming up the stairs, so keep your eyes open.
    Written July 8, 2022
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  • Lori
    6 contributions
    This is a great place for family to swim, picnic or recreation. Very Nice and family friendly. A great find!
    Written August 7, 2021
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  • Quest12860506739
    9 contributions
    We had two adults and a nine year old in our group and had a blast. Enjoyed the pool, water slides and basketball. Outdoor pool was closed, guessing due to staffing issues. Women’s locker rooms could use a refresh.Cinder block changing rooms seemed tight and like a waste of space. Would seem cleaner if it were more open.
    Written September 6, 2021
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  • _dvoncannon
    Greenville, NC47 contributions
    A chocked full museum of all kinds of artifacts. Four floors to explore so be prepared to spend some time. I suggest two hours.
    Written August 7, 2022
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  • Rosie
    9 contributions
    This is a nice little park with picnic tables to sit down and eat. It is very clean, and has a bubbling brook running through it. Great place to go with your takeout and have a quiet meal.
    Written June 12, 2022
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  • Thor1412
    Horace, ND168 contributions
    The old railroad depot building was historic all by itself. The location was very picturesque by the river. The man we talked to was very helpful. They had a lot of informational pamphlets about Hot Springs as well as informational pamphlets about the surrounding area. It was "worth the stop."
    Written July 10, 2019
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  • MyPrairieGirl
    Roseglen, ND301 contributions
    We stopped by here on our way to Cascade Falls. What a pretty little picnic area!
    Be warned by the signs, poison ivy by the river so don't go down to the water unless you can identify this mean plant!
    Written August 24, 2017
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  • Apachemama
    6 contributions
    The views, the horse and Holly were perfect! Holly truly loves what she does and loves to share that joy with others. We took our girls for a ride and they are still talking about what all they learned from Miss. Holly! Holly was so gentle with teaching the girls more about horses and the land. By the end of the ride they were so comfortable around the horses and talking with Holly and taking care of the horses. We will be back again to ride and learn more.
    Written July 25, 2020
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  • Thomas - Genevi... H
    Higham, Suffolk, UK950 contributions
    This place is the real deal. We read a lot of reviews before arriving, and we read the "know before you go." Both are definitely recommended beforehand.
    Fees as of June 2022 for a drop-in and swim/relax in the pools is $25/person. Adults only (18 y/o and older). And quiet. Just hearing whispered or low conversations and the waterfalls.
    This is not a big property, but it has a very unique way of spreading out this little piece of paradise. Everything is presented in a very high-class, professional way. There are two small hot (~100F) pools, a medium warm pool, and a large lap pool (also warm). BUT, a drop-in does end there! There are reclining chairs, rocking chairs, a warm room, showers, tables, and other amenities to use for your relaxation (all included in the fee). Lockers also are available (no fee).
    We did not use the massage or dining on premises.
    Written June 17, 2022
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  • Charlene L
    1 contribution
    This was the most amazing experience of our two weeks in the mid west states. The crew was so friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable. It was amazing to watch them at work setting up and packing up the balloons. It was great to be in the air with other balloons watching them soar too. The crew made us feel so comfortable. The views were spectacular! We ended with a group debrief and story of the first pilot along with snacks. We couldn’t ask for a better experience. A must do!! Soul touching!
    Written June 20, 2022
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  • _dvoncannon
    Greenville, NC47 contributions
    My favorite part was the guided tour by Josh! He is extremely knowledgeable about the fossils. He explains the fossils and his admiration for them is contagious! Don’t miss the opportunity to visit this museum! Be sure to get a guided tour too!
    Written August 7, 2022
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  • Wyomudder42
    Gillette, WY22 contributions
    This course is absolutely beautiful with the friendliest staff and golfers. We are golfers, but not working our way to the Masters. The front nine are fun, but they do not prepare you for the golf balls you will lose on the back nine. The back nine are the most beautiful holes of golf you may ever play, but their beauty will suck you into believing you are a much better golfer. Come prepared with an extra sleeve or two of balls because the canyons you don’t expect to be here will swallow them whole.
    Written August 3, 2020
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  • gaylynnclnc
    Scottsbluff, NE105 contributions
    Went here for dinner on Friday evening and it was a wonderful experience. We had a wonderful meal and I can't believe that the place was neither packed nor was there a line going out the door- surely is because they are located in a small town in South Dakota - anywhere else you would need a reservation.
    The Chicken Veronique was the best chicken I have ever had. The steak was also top notch and met the highest approval of my companion (a selective ( particular about beef) former cattleman)!
    Service was Sterling! This is definitely a destination restaurant for those Uber special occasions in your life!!
    Written February 3, 2019
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  • thomasmG357JY
    Hattiesburg, MS1 contribution
    Myself and a few family members were in the Hot Springs area between Thanksgiving and Christmas a few months ago.. Bill (a Southern Boy too) gave us a great tour experience!
    We were able to go to several sites, including Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse and Custer State Park.. My favorite were the tunnels on Iron Mountain Road.. The amount of Bison, deer and even mountain goats was amazing! Our guide, "Bill Martin", has lived in South Dakota for 30+ years and there is NOTHING he does not know.. If you can take his tour I would 'highly suggest it'! Be sure you pick his brain on the history of this area, it will astound you... History includes "Black Hills Gold Rush", Wyatt Earp and Calamity Jane, Wild Bill Hickok, not to mention Crazy Horse and Mt. Rushmore (behind the scenes stories).. Its a "WOW" tour! I don't think you will find a more qualified, personable and knowledgeable guide..
    Written March 29, 2019
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