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Radium Hot Springs

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Address: 5420 Highway 93, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia VOA 1MO, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 250-347-9485
13:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 13:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Radium Hot Springs pool, located in British Columbia’s Kootenay National...

Radium Hot Springs pool, located in British Columbia’s Kootenay National Park, features Canada’s biggest hot springs pool and offers something for all the family to enjoy, including a cooler swimming pool (27°C, 84°F). Whether you are visiting the local Radium golf courses, skiing or snowboarding at Panorama Ski Resort, or just passing through Kootenay National Park, the Radium Hot Springs are a unique thing to do and not to be missed!

The mineral water of Radium Hot Springs is uniquely odourless and clear, making this hot springs perfect for a relaxing soak. Gaze up at the rock cliffs of Sinclair Canyon from the spacious mineral hot pool and see if you can spot one of the bighorn sheep that make this canyon home. The kids will enjoy swimming and diving in the cooler swimming pool (29ºC).

Plan to visit often? there is so much to enjoy year-round, including: Eastern B.C.’s largest day spa, the annual stained glass art show and sale from May 16- October 12 , heated winter pool entrances, nature trails and picnic areas and space to lounge. Radium Hot Springs Poolside Cafe and Gift Shop snacks and souvenirs coming right up! Indoor and outdoor seating.

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Just what the old bones need after a stunning drive from Calgary on our way home to the Fraser Valley.

Reviewed 6 days ago
Chilliwack, Canada
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is a lot of construction going on around this property and the dust is on everything. The hot pool is too close to the road. I would quicker go back to Miete hot prings.

Thank Scotland C
Chilliwack, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just what the old bones need after a stunning drive from Calgary on our way home to the Fraser Valley.

Thank DougB9903
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and I drove from Banff to Radium Springs... beautiful and picturesque trek, but disappointed with the unnatural feel of the pool. It felt like a big hot tub, versus natural springs.

Thank Judie T
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There was some construction going on when we were there mid-April, but that didn't affect access to any of the pools or change rooms. We hope there will be new change rooms and showers, as the current facilities are starting to show their age a little. The shower heads in the shower areas need attention / replacement. That said, we... More 

Thank BenLar137
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were a lot of people when we went there but it was still a good experience. The pools seem to be enjoyed by both locals and tourists.

Thank Isee V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hot spring is a basic pool with extra special water. The hot tub was no hotter than the main warm pool. They are currently undergoing renovations. I enjoyed the history posters on the lower level; however, little of the 'hot spring' nature is actually seen from the facility.

Thank Kevin A
Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't been to Radium Hot Springs for about 10 years and found it to be rather run down. The water temperature was warm, not hot, had cold spots in the pool, and the change rooms were in need of cleaning and repair. They are undergoing renovations to the restaurant and gift store and we were told that it will... More 

Thank seetheworld2014
Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving from Banff to Radium Hot Springs (a very tiny community), is an amazing experience. It's NOT a drive for the faint hearted. The road often has twists and turns and in many places VERY steep hills. But it's certainly gorgeous with views of the mountains the whole way. Perhaps the most spectacular sight comes just as you enter the... More 

Thank TravelNotTourism
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Price was good and scenery spectacular. The place is showing it's age and the women's locker, that I used, was grubby (old dirt) and several others that I inspected were similar. The staff were very friendly and there were life guards. They are working on the exterior right now, and hopefully they will move inside to spiff it up. I... More 

Thank Kathy L
Lethbridge, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here having no idea what to expect (had never been to a Canadian hot spring before) and enjoyed it thoroughly. Came in the middle of February so to be outside in the middle of winter in a swimming poor, looking around at the hills, was pretty cool. We did come when they were under construction, so I'm not sure... More 

Thank Jennifer K

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