Oregon Hot Springs Guidebooks

It’s always a good idea to go offline when seeking hot springs. What better way to track down your next favorite stellar soak than with a trusty book! The following guidebooks feature hot springs in Oregon and the northwest.

Touring Hot Springs Washington and Oregon: A Guide to the States’ Best Hot Springs 2nd Edition

Hiking Hot Springs in the Pacific Northwest: A Guide to the Area’s Best Backcountry Hot Springs (Regional Hiking Series)

Hot Springs and Hot Pools of the Northwest: Jayson Loam’s Original Guide (Hot Springs & Hot Pools of the Northwest: Jayson Loam’s)

Umbrella Guide to Northwest Natural Hotsprings (Umbrella Guides to the Pacific Northwest)


The water temperature in any given hot springs pool is bound to fluctuate. A good thermometer is paramount to hot springing without burning or freezing one’s buns off!

Etekcity Lasergrip 774 Non-contact Digital Laser Infrared Thermometer Temperature Gun

Taylor Commercial Waterproof Digital Cooking Thermometer

Taylor Compact Waterproof Digital Pen Thermometer