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Pinkerton Hot Springs

35554 Highway 550, Latitude 37.4472225, Longitude -107.8053434, Durango, CO 81301-8653
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Short stop but worth it

There are no signs to indicate this stop is coming up but it is easy to see it on the side of the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Erin B
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Sarnia, Canada
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Interesting Stop

Drove by to take some pictures and do a geocache. I bet it would look pretty in the wintertime... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Linda G
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35554 Highway 550, Latitude 37.4472225, Longitude -107.8053434, Durango, CO 81301-8653
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

There are no signs to indicate this stop is coming up but it is easy to see it on the side of the road. We had to turn around. It is beautiful and the water is warm. Nowhere to swim but very cool to see.

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Drove by to take some pictures and do a geocache. I bet it would look pretty in the wintertime! There were others there taking pictures as well.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Pinkerton Hot Spring is part of a larger group of springs just north and west of US 550 north of Durango. Look up the hillside and you’ll see two or three other springs seeping down the rock. Pull off on the east side of the...More

Thank BLWynn
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is on the side of the road and is really cool to look at. Not a "destination" but nice roadside interest.

Thank Bernadette L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We rode north from Durango, about 15 minutes I think. There is a place to park (right side of the road when going north). It is nice place to take a photo as the water has made neat colors on the rocks. It is worth...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed 3 September 2017

You can't miss this one. It's right off highway 550. It's fun to stop and see and get pictures. Odd place for hot springs, but there you are!

1  Thank Herman02
Reviewed 16 August 2017

You have to watch for this, it's right on the side of the Highway 550 just north of Durango. It may not look like much as you drive by, but make it a point to stop. The water bubbling out of the top is hot,...More

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Interesting little stop and history on this hot spring. Great photo opportunity. Take 5-10 minutes to see it.

Thank meanmachine19
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Quick little road side stop outside of Durango. takes about 15 minutes to get there while heading towards the ski resort. small pull out. FREE! nice color and views. luke warm water, so your kids won't get burned. Informational sign to tell you it's story.

Thank april118
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Is located just feet off 550 Highway - not much parking space so be careful. The children were fascinated watching the hot water bubble up!

Thank Sandra T
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Response from Alan T | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you can add a photo after your review is submitted. Rest assured, your photo will look like hundreds of others at this attraction.
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