Radium Hot Springs

Construction and cool pool closure at Radium Hot Springs

Repairs will be made to the cool pool and foundations of the building at Radium Hot Springs Aquacourt from mid-January to spring 2023.

The hot pool will remain open to the public. The cool pool will be closed from January 30 until spring 2023.

For current hours of operation and to learn more visit hotsprings.ca.

Parks Canada is conducting wildfire risk reduction work near Radium Hot Springs between November 2022 and March 2023.

Visitors to Radium Hot Springs can expect to see smoke and flames from pile burning and hear noise from chainsaw work.

Visit hotsprings.ca for hours, fees and trip planning information.

Visit Kootenay National Park’s fire information page to learn more about wildfire risk reduction work.

One of British Columbia’s top natural hot springs is found in Kootenay National Park. This family-friendly facility offers plenty of space to relax and soak in the expansive hot pool or cool off with the kids in the swimming pool.

Whether you are visiting the local Radium golf courses, skiing or snowboarding at Panorama Ski Resort, or just passing through Kootenay National Park, soaking in Radium Hot Springs is a unique experience not to be missed!

The mineral water of Radium Hot Springs is uniquely odourless and clear, making this hot springs perfect for a relaxing soak.

Radium Hot Springs’ Aquacourt is featured on the Canadian Register of Historic Places.

About Radium Hot Springs

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Learn how COVID-19 may affect your visit.

Hours of operation

Operating hours, maintenance, and unexpected closure updates.

Safety and guidelines

Rules, safety information and policies related to visiting Radium Hot Springs

Fees

Single entry prices, daily entry prices, multi-entry passes, annual passes, and more.

How to get there

Directions and map.

History of Radium Hot Springs

History of the Radium Hot Springs

How to reach us

Contact information.

Travel trade

Information for tour operators.

Top five minerals

The top five minerals found in the Radium Hot Springs are:

  • Sulphate 302 mg/l
  • Calcium 135 mg/l
  • Bicarbonate 100.8 mg/l
  • Silica 31.8 mg/l
  • Magnesium 31.6 mg/l

Water temperature is kept between 37ºC and 40ºC (98ºF and 104ºF).

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