Touring Arizona Hot Springs Guide Book

by Matt C. Bischoff (Falcon Guides)
Touring Arizona Hot Springs  by Matt C. Bischoff

126pp/maps/photos
ISBN: 1560447370

Whether you're seeking a soak or simply out for a sightseeing adventure, let this book be your guide. Author Matt Bischoff provides detailed information on 33 of the best hot springs in Arizona. Take a trip short in mileage but long on history to Buckhorn Mineral Wells, located within the Phoenix metropolitan area. End a hard day's play at Roper Lake State Park with a relaxing dip in the park's natural hot springs tub. Spend a day in splendid isolation surrounded by spectacular scenery as you soak in the remote Oatman Warm Springs. Explore the geologic wonders of Tonto Natural Bridge Warm Spring. This guide provides detailed descriptions, easy-to-read maps, and firsthand information gathered by the author. Many of the descriptions are spiced with historical information that gives insight into the area's past.

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Trails from the "Touring Arizona Hot Springs" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 30.
... Preview: A small, warm spring that forms an inviting oasis in the middle of the dry Sonoran Desert. Although Agua Caliente is a beautiful setting, the spring is not a place to bathe as it is within a small cou ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Tucson, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A warm spring cemented into a small pool, located in an extremely isolated desert wash. warm-spring source was cemented-in many years ago with a simple mixture of cobbles and concrete. This source has ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Hiking,Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: The third hot spring in the cluster along the Colorado River below Hoover Dam, Arizona Hot Springs contain a waterfall and an excellent pool for bathing and can be reached by boat or a 3.25-mile hike. ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Boulder City, NV - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.5
... Preview: A series of hot-well sources bubbling into an irrigation ditch in a rural, agricultural community near the Gila River. The source of water that feeds the irrigation ditch is most likely another hot we ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A small warm spring in an extremely dry desert setting, diverted into several cattle watering troughs. Although a desert oasis at one time, Caliche Warm Spring has been diverted into a holding tank wh ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Kingman, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: Two unusual hot springs on a steep slope in a tributary canyon to Eagle Creek, in eastern Arizona. Eagle Creek Hot Springs are some of the more difficult to find in this book. Their isolated location ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Morenci, AZ - Hiking,Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: A hot well pumped to the surface and into several small bathing pools. Privately owned, the hot tubs can be rented for various periods of time. Once a center of hot-spring resorts, the town of Tonopah ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Tonopah, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A small hot-spring resort in the peaceful countryside outside of the town of Safford. Several different pools of varying temperatures can be rented by the hour. Hot water from an artesian well supplie ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: An extremely hot source of water bubbling into the Gila River in an isolated portion of southeastern Arizona. Located in a remote section of the Gila River, not accessible by vehicle, Gillard Hot Spri ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Clifton, AZ - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Perhaps the most isolated hot spring in the state of Arizona, Hannah is a true wilderness experience, requiring a hike of more than 7 miles one way. Once you finally get to Hannah Hot Spring, a small, ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Alma, NM - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: A truly hot spring that feeds a small watering trough. The hot spring is within a ranch owned and operated by The Nature Conservancy. A hot hot-spring source is diverted into a small watering trough f ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Willcox, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A set of semi-developed hot wells in an isolated valley in southeast Arizona, where hot water has been diverted into two concrete tubs. An artesian well feeds two concrete soaking tubs which have been ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A newer hot-spring and mineral water spa outside of the town of Safford. Kachina offers hot mineral baths, foot reflexology, massages, and sweats. Kachina offers several relaxing alternatives. The hot ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A small concrete-and-rock tub built in an isolated, dry desert wash, fed by a small hot spring. A truly remote and pleasurable desert hot-spring experience, Kaiser is what visiting hot springs in the ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Wikieup, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length:
... Preview: A warm spring that feeds a small pond built by homesteaders many years ago. The warm spring lies within a ranch owned and operated by The Nature Conservancy. The warm springs found here were diverted ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Willcox, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: An isolated series of warm-spring seeps in a dry desert setting. Oatman Warm Springs are currently little more than a series of seeps in a dramatic desert landscape. Located at the base of a spectacul ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Golden Shores, AZ - Hiking,Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: A recently reopened hot-spring establishment as part of a bed and breakfast located along the banks of the Gila River in southeastern Arizona. The Potter Ranch is a historic site in the Clifton area, ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Clifton, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A collection of warm springs forming a pond and lush oasis in the dry Sonoran Desert of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. A series of small warm springs flow out of the base of a hill in a broad So ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Lukeville, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: An extremely hot source of water, only occasionally reaching the ground surface, in the low desert of western Arizona. Radium Hot Spring was at one time a resort providing hot mineral and steam baths ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Wellton, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A hot-spring source diverted into a concrete-and-rock tub located in a state park, available for bathing. Another geothermal well (like Essence of Tranquillity), the Roper Lake State Park Hot Tub taps ... From the guidebook "Touring Arizona Hot Springs"
Safford, AZ - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: