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Grover Hot Springs State Park

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Address: Hot Springs Road, Markleeville, CA
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+1 530-694-2248
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11:00 - 19:00
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Thu - Tue 11:00 - 19:00
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Hot springs and state park. Great for hiking and camping.

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Warm soak in the wilderness

Highly recommend a nice soak in the outdoors after a day of skiing, MTB, hiking etc...Or just go for a soak. Unfortunately, dressing rooms are a bit tight for the crowd that is... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
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Carson City, Nevada
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Carson City, Nevada
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Highly recommend a nice soak in the outdoors after a day of skiing, MTB, hiking etc...Or just go for a soak. Unfortunately, dressing rooms are a bit tight for the crowd that is welcome. They do keep the count down but it still can get a bit crowded. No private rooms. Beautiful views.

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Wiehle, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A Good Introduction to a Hot Spring and Mineral Water Soak First, this is not cheap at $10 per person. And, it's not very “natural” in that it's two man-made swimming pools, one with cool water and the other a “natural” warm pool. But, it's also less “commercial” than some of the others. There are locker rooms for you to... More 

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53 reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have been to over 100 hot springs in this country,and this is not one of my favorites.free flowing natural hot water does not need chlorine.You might as well put a hot tub in your backyard if you like chlorin

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South San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Bathing suits available if you forgot yours. Located in a snowy valley--first we took a hike up the valley in the snow to a frozen water fall, then came down and luxuriated in the hot pool.

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Santa Cruz, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We came thru here on our ride down Hwy 395. What a great stop! Yes, the mineral pool is green, but it's a mineral pool. The cool pool felt great after a nice, long soak. I like the way the control the amount of people allowed in. Granted, we went about 11am so no big crowds but you could see... More 

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Camp Connell, CA
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We did not camp here, though camping is available. We just came for a visit to the hot springs. Do not expect it to be rustic. For health and safety reasons the springs are fed into two swimming pools, one hot and one cool. The hot pool is great on cooler days, and if you want to play (kids?) in... More 

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The hot springs are perfect for relaxing the tired muscles after a long hike. While the pool complex was a bit crowded, it was still a welcome respite for us tired hikers. We enjoyed hopping from the hot pool to the cold pool immensely. The Hot Springs Valley is beautiful and picturesque, and surrounded by 9,000+ ft. peaks. We took... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in both sites 24 and 70 with a 25ft travel trailer. Both sites were ideal for hanging a hammock and fairly level. We were able to stay hooked on in 24 but needed to unhook in 70. The truck barely fit with the trailer at 70. Both sites had nice meadow space. The restroom near 24 had showers... More 

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El Cerrito, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We first came here ~25 years ago when our kids were little, and we did a lot of car camping. Now we're empty nesters coming back for a bit of nostalgia, and we were not disappointed. Admission was raised to $10 for adults, which gives you in/out privileges for the day. Because it's shoulder season, it wasn't crowded, and there... More 

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Tahoe City, California
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

I've been coming to Grover Hot Springs since I was a kid, and nothing much has changed, except for the entry fees. This is a great hot spring destination for families. They have a large shallow soaking hot pool that is feed by "treated" hot spring water, and a cold water swimming pool, which is great for the kids who... More 

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