Saratoga Springs, New York: Natural Springs - Mouthful of Minerals

The water bubbling forth is free, but it's an acquired taste.

Saratoga Spa State Park

3325 S. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY
At Saratoga Spa State Park. I-87 exit 13N, then take Route 9 north. Turn left at the light on E. West Rd into the Park, then take the second right onto Geyser Loop Rd.
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Saratoga Spa spring.

Natural Springs - Mouthful of Minerals

Carbonated gas makes the water spout. The minerals create the tufa surrounding it. There is a half mile trail that takes you to a few springs that have their own unique properties and flavor.

[Annie, 09/17/2020]

Natural spring.

Natural Springs - Mouthful of Minerals

Driving through New York we found Saratoga Springs, where there are huge bath houses and pools with natural mineral springs. It is a state park where you can fish and spend the day. Throughout the one section of the park are natural springs, but don't even think about tasting the water. We made the mistake of doing that and let's just say the taste isn't too pleasant because all of the minerals.

There is also a really good bar-b-que drive-in restaurant right down the road called Saratoga Style Bar-B-Que.

[Jen, 08/24/2007]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Saratoga Springs History MuseumSaratoga Springs History Museum, Saratoga Springs, NY - 2 mi.
Statue Of SeabiscuitStatue Of Seabiscuit, Saratoga Springs, NY - 2 mi.
Walk on the StromatolitesWalk on the Stromatolites, Greenfield Center, NY - 4 mi.
In the region:
Shrine of the North American Martyrs, Auriesville, NY - 27 mi.

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