Relax at Barnes Warm Springs

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This free use hot spring, located near Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, is great for animal lovers.

Close to the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and the Steens Mountains, this is a great spot for wildlife spotting, although it is also little buggy. A short hike will lead you to this secluded hot spring. The temperature is less than 100, and there is no use fee.

Photo Credit: Steven Miller

Pack List

  • Hiking boots
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Sun protection
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Activities:

Chillin, Hiking, Swimming

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

2 Miles

Features:

Hot Springs
Romantic
Scenic
Wildlife

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