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Grover Hot Springs State Park

Closed Now: 11:00 - 19:00
Open today: 11:00 - 19:00
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If you're into camping, this is one of the nicest campgrounds in California. Hot showers are... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Burlingame, California
Really hot Springs

Fun hike to waterfall. 3.2 miles round-trip. Saw bear scat and a bee hive that was underground... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Oak Brook, Illinois
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Hot springs and state park. Great for hiking and camping.
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Hot Springs Road, Markleeville, CA
+1 530-694-2248
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I waited with my 4 and 6 year old for near an hour (over Christmas holidays) in below freezing temps to get in and we all agreed - it was worth it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rbarpar
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This park is a favorite with locals as well as visitors. Soaking in the hot springs is a delightful activity after a day of skiing or in a light snowfall. The developed hots springs include two pools. Even though the pools are surrounded by a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JLarquier
Reviewed 17 November 2018

If you're into camping, this is one of the nicest campgrounds in California. Hot showers are available, good fishing is nearby and there are lots of places to bike and hike. They occasionally do get a bear or two so keep your food in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank kissatoad2
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Fun hike to waterfall. 3.2 miles round-trip. Saw bear scat and a bee hive that was underground. The springs were very relaxing....but don't sit by the incoming water pipe....uber-hot!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PatPS
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The hot springs pool makes this state park my husband's favorite since he is a hot springs junkie. Be sure to call the park ((530) 694-2248) because opening days and times for the pool vary during the year. The campground is very busy, so make...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ima R
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Great place to go and relax and have fun. Hot mineral pool and cold swimming pool make this a great place to soak your worries away. Great for singles, couples, and families. Awesome hiking trail to waterfalls. Lots of wildlife, be sure your car windows...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank krisargent
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Nice campground. Most spots are spacious and shady. No water faucet at each campsite. But there is one close by. Bathrooms were pretty clean and nice. Our favorite part was some very nice hiking. Especially the hike to the waterfall. Don’t be fooled at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank KCrawford11
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We were there early June with our 10 yr old grandson... (a swimming pool was his idea of the only thing missing from our trip, lol). We attempted to go Sunday but we lack the patience for a long wait as the limit on patrons...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ricki L
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A stunning mountain setting. The facility is clean and efficiently operated. The facility is not large and I’m told sometimes reaches its capacity wrt numbers of customers.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Tim R
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We followed up this recommendation from a local and are glad we did. This is not a glitzy place it is a locals haunt, not great for conversation as not many english speakers, but nonetheless we had a great hot soak. Be warned it is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Merran
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29 September 2018|
Response from JLarquier | Reviewed this property |
The falls are flowing year round but are much more spectacular in the spring with the snow run off! It is a pleasant easy hike to with in 5 minutes of the falls and then you must scramble over some big granite rocks to get... More
Chelsea K
25 September 2018|
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Response from JLarquier | Reviewed this property |
Campfires are allowed in the provided campfire rings in the campground and you must check with the local forest service for current and up to date regulations in the surrounding forest.
Kathy C
18 October 2017|
Response from keith19492015 |
No hookups available.