Soak it All In
Indulge in a dip at the famous Radium Hot Springs pools. Open year-round, the hot springs pools are filled with naturally heated water containing a unique blend of scentless minerals to relax and rejuvenate you.
Radium Hot Springs pools
The namesake of Radium Hot Springs is a must-see on any trip to the Columbia Valley. Swim and play in the cool pool or relax and take in the rocky surroundings of the hot pool. You won’t find a larger or more accessible hot spring in all of the Rocky Mountains!
Parks Canada has followed local health guidelines and provincial regulations to reopen many visitor experiences at national parks and national historic sites across Canada. The health and safety of Canadians, park visitors and Parks Canada team members remains the top priority.
The Radium Hot Springs pools are open. To make the most of your visit, please come prepared for the following:
Rules to Follow:
- Be kind and respectful to Parks Canada staff and other visitors.
- Stay home if you have a runny nose, cough, fever or feel ill.
- Do not use alcohol or intoxicating substances at the facility, including while in line.
- Food and alcohol is not permitted in the building or pools.
What to Expect:
- Entry is first-come, first-served. Reservations are not available.
- Please limit your visit to 1-2 hours. Last entry is 8:30 p.m.
- Weekends and evenings are busiest. To avoid crowds, visit during the day on Monday to Friday.
- Rental swimsuits and towels are available. Towels may be purchased.
For more information, please read Parks Canada’s FAQ.
Parks Canada reminds all visitors to arrive prepared when visiting Canada’s national parks and national historic sites. Every visit should start with a trip to How to visit during COVID-19. Here you can find up to date information on what is open, what is closed and how to visit safely. When visiting national parks, only visit areas that are open, always adhere to the guidance of public health authorities, and be respectful of other visitors.
Visit www.hotsprings.ca for further updates and information.
Fairmont Hot Springs pools
The Fairmont Hot Springs pools are the perfect day trip from Radium. The pools overlook the Columbia Valley and Purcell Mountain Range. Hop back and forth between the hot pool, cool pool, and dive tank. While you’re there, explore the town of Fairmont and its activities including ziplining, escape rooms, and shopping.
Lussier Natural Hot Springs
Lussier Hot Springs in Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park are located 17 kilometres down a winding logging road. Nestled in a rock bed, the natural hot springs are located on the shore of the Lussier River and are truly a majestic place.
Lussier Hot Springs are free for public use. Make sure to pack out everything you pack in. No facilities or cell phone service are available at these undeveloped hot springs. Be sure to check the BC Parks website for any current closures or advisories.
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