Lava Hot Springs Recreation

There are so many fun things to do in Lava Hot Springs!  Find Sports Equipment Rentals like River Tubes, Bikes and Scooters for your vacation! Download our Recreation Guide

Hot Pools in Lava Hot Springs Idaho
SWIM OR SOAK

Enjoy a soothing soak in natural hot springs or swim and play in fun at the swimming pools. Several Hotels have onsite hot pools.

Fishing in Lava Hot Springs Idaho
FISHING:

Fish Lava’s Portneuf River and nearby reservoirs year round. Ice fishing is available on local reservoirs. License required (available at Sunnyside Sinclair, 10124 E. Highway 30). Info from Idaho State Fish and Game at 208-232-4703 or OnlineFishing Maps.

Parks in Lava Hot Springs Idaho
LOCAL PARKS

Lava has 8 great parks for fun and family reunions. No reservations needed for city parks and are on a first come-first served basis. The Lava Foundation parks require reservations. Lava Hot Springs ParksLava Hot Springs City Park

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Snowmobiling in Lava Hot Springs Idaho
SNOWMOBILING

Tour hundreds of miles of groomed and unimproved trails in Southeast Idaho. Most unplowed forest service roads can be used by snowmobiles.  Get Snowmobile Trail Maps OnlineInteractive Southeast Idaho Snowmobile Trail Map.

Snowshoeing in Lava Hot Springs Idaho
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING & SNOWSHOEING

Available all around the area. Snow shoe rentals and trails at Baker Ranch. Cross-country skiing is best at Pebble Creek Camp Grounds, off the Blazer Highway.

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