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Address: Toiyabe National Forest, Bridgeport, CA

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Great place to visit in the Summer

One of my favorite locations to visit in the summer. The hot springs come out of the side of the mountain and drip onto you like a shower. You sit in the cold creek below that is... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Kelsdog
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Truckee, California
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Truckee, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

One of my favorite locations to visit in the summer. The hot springs come out of the side of the mountain and drip onto you like a shower. You sit in the cold creek below that is passing by on the side of the mountain and the warm hot water drips into a little side pool where you can chill... More 

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1 Thank Kelsdog
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The hot springs are a bit off the road but absolutely worth going there. Close to the parking lot you can spent some time in a natural "jacuzzi" ( no bubbles but warm water) and have a nice view. The way to the hot springs is a bit steep and can be slippery, so be cautious. Down at the river... More 

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Thank Simon B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place to chill out! You can come with friends and the place can be our yours! The campground is amazing too! It is a free and friendly place! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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Thank Emilly D
Chihuahua, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This a magnificent place to share with the friends and/or family on day time. And at night with your couple. Be prepare for a short trail down hill, very slippery with loose rocks along the pad.

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Thank Memotron
Desert Hot Springs, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I have tried on a few occasions to try and find this attraction. This time I came the closest, I think, however, I was advised by an old timer at the Travertine Hot Springs that I needed to be prepared to navigate a very steep and slippery - but short - descent down the hill from the parking area. Being... More 

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Thank KarlBaker
Fremont, California
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133 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

These hot springs definitely require some agility to reach, but once you are there, it's a beautiful setting. The springs are right next to a river, and so the sounds and sights are gorgeous.

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Lincoln, California
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103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Made out first trip out to the bridgeport area to go camping and check out the hot springs... Such a nice place... The elevation is higher than I was used to so it took some time to get used of it. We found a place to camp for free... hot springs were within 12 a mile. Our camp site had... More 

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Mariposa, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The hot springs are a little off the beaten path and the hike is steep, but once your on the river sitting in the pools looking at the scenery its all worth it.

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Markleeville, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Spent many a day off here in the 90's when not building trails in the bridgeport back country-love the pools on the river-careful in the spring as the place gets washed out-you can camp across the river and walk over-or park up on the road and walk down-careful with the little kids--bathing suits optional

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San Rafael
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

From Bridgeport, you drive 7 miles to Doc & Als and then 2.5 miles down dusty dirt road. Then hike down steep trail to reach hot springs. They are quite small and average. Can get very crowded. Not sure worth the effort.

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