Red Hill Hot Springs [PRIVATE PROPERTY] - Hot Springs in Utah


Hot water flowing down from the travertine dome, worth seeing.

The fragile and precious undeveloped hot spring is hard to believe that it is located so close to a town.


Just as you had the right to know, others have the right to know too. When visiting this "secret" place, please bring your own trash bag and take home twice as much trash as you bring in. And remember to be respectful and kind to others.

Colorful source

Red Hill Hot Springs is located near the well-known commercial hot springs, Mystic Hot Springs.

ReferenceMystic Hot Springs - Hot Springs in Utah

This resort was a sort of exemplary hippie hot spring. The ochre-colored hot water had a significant impact. Clear mission The hot springs used by the indigenous Ute, Shoshone, and Paiute tribes became a resting place along the Old Spanish ...

Dirt Road 01

It takes less than 5 minutes by car.

Dirt road, but accessible by normal car.

Panoramic View 01

Even from a distance, I could see the steam and the "Red Hill" as it is called.

This place is private property, but is open to the public through good will.

Signboard 01

No camping, clothing required.

Trash cans were provided, but to reduce the burden on management, please take your trash home with you whenever possible.

Travertine Dome 02

The parking lot was adjacent to the springs, with a huge travertine dome behind it.

Travertine Dome 01

Water flowed over a wide area of the reddish-brown hill.

Upper Pool 02

I was able to climb to the top.

There was only one source and it was fenced off due to danger.

Upper Pool 03

Measured high temperature of 154 degrees F.

The bright coloration appears to be due to a unique thermophilic bacterium.

Water Temp 01

Once the hot water flowed out of the source, it was stored in this pool.

Upper Pool 01

It would have been a great view if I could have soaked here, but unfortunately it was too hot to enter.

Ruins-like pools

Panoramic View 02
Really close to town.
Free is amazing in this location.

The water flows down the hill, letting nature take its course.

Ruins 02

In the process, it is cooled to an appropriate temperature.

Staircase-like 02

Three soaking pools were set up in a staircase configuration.

Waterfall 02

The bottom of the pools was natural ground, so some mud would be flung about.

Ruins 01

The surrounding area was partially covered with bricks, giving it a slightly ancient ruins-like atmosphere.

Lower Pool 02

The bottom pool was lukewarm for a long soak.

Waterfall 01

The water was cloudy with a metallic smell.

Lower Pool 02


Red Hill Hot Springs, Monroe, Utah, U.S.

My rating

Type: Undeveloped

Rule: Clothing required

Chemical use: No

Water temp: Up to 154 degrees F

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Hot Springer Ken

A hot spring enthusiast based in Japan. Toured over 300 North American hot springs while working in Texas from 2016 to 2022. For updates, visit X or Instagram!

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