Oregon Hot Springs Guide Books

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 temperature of the water 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!

Ceenwes Infrared Thermometer with WATERPROOF STORAGE BAG Digital Temperature Gun -50? ~ 550?/ -58?~ 1022? Non-Contact Laser Thermometer with Adjustable Emissivity and MAX MIN AVG Display

Taylor Compact Waterproof Digital Pen Thermometer