Hot Spot

Goldbug Hot Springs | May 31-June , 2023

Salmon, ID

Located in the Salmon-Challis National Forest about 20 miles south of Salmon, ID, Goldbug is a popular hot spring along Warm Spring Creek. It requires a hike in and is know for its relaxing qualities. Goldbug’s popularity has been expanding in recent years and the area is seeing increased recreation-related impacts including trail erosion, water resource impacts, as well as human waste impacts.

Ways to get involved:

  • Thursday June 2nd, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Effective Communication of Leave No Trace Workshop (RSVP)
  • Friday June 2nd 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Trailhead Education with SCA at Goldbug Hot Springs Trailhead
  • Saturday June 3rd 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Educational Outreach at the Salmon Farmers Market


*Goldbug Hot Springs is located on the ancestral lands of the Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla, Lemhi-Shoshone, Shoshone-Bannock and possibly other tribes*

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