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Swim at the Thousand Steps Pools

Orange County / Thousand Steps Beach

Driving down PCH southbound. Park at 9th street Laguna beach. You'l descend 219 stairs to be exact (feels like a 1,000). Once on the beach head to your left (south) until you come across a cave.

Connor Van Orden
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Exploring the Arches at Little Corona del Mar

Orange County / Little Corona del Mar Beach

Little Corona del Mar Beach is a secluded beach located on Poppy Avenue across Ocean Boulevard in Corona del Mar.

Tiffany Nguyen
1194 Saves

Swim at Hamilton Pool Preserve

Austin / Hamilton Pool Preserve

Hamilton Pool Preserve, about a 45 minute drive from Austin, TX, is one of the most beautiful places to spend a hot, Texas afternoon.

Sarah Williams
1078 Saves

Hike to Soak in the Boiling River

Montana / Boiling River Hot Springs

Boiling River Hot Springs is an awesome year-round place to experience the geo-thermal energy of Yellowstone in a more personal way.

Elliott Kramer
1072 Saves

Adventure at Arroyo Seco

San Francisco / Arroyo Seco Campground

This off-the-beaten-trail adventure has a little bit of everything for everyone, and is as challenging as you make it.

Cole Anastassiou
1004 Saves

Soak in Kirkham Hot Springs

Idaho / Kirkham Hot Springs / Kirkham Campground

Soaking in Kirkham is like soaking in a dream. Numerous geothermal springs of varying temperature await at the bottom of a small wooden staircase.

Dusty Klein
983 Saves

Cliff Jump At Fossil Creek Falls

Arizona / Fossil Creek Waterfall Trailhead

The journey is definitely worth it! Don't let the description discourage you from visiting here.

Dane Nilsson
979 Saves

Strawberry Park Hot Springs

Colorado / Strawberry Park Hot Springs

No matter the time of year, if you are going to be anywhere near Steamboat Springs, Strawberry Park Hot Springs is a can’t-miss experience.

Amy Kesic
960 Saves

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