Durango, Colorado: Pinkerton Hot Springs

Warm water dribbles from this steaming calcium rock mound right along the highway.

35554 US Hwy 550, Durango, CO
US Hwy 550, 14 mi. north of Durango.
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Pinkerton Hot Springs.

Pinkerton Hot Springs

Go when it is cold and rainy and it will be steaming!

[TL, 09/23/2016]

Hot springs.

Pinkerton Hot Springs

Directly off road! Warm water. Raised up from calcium. Gorgeous mountains in background.

[Donna, 01/06/2014]

Any big steaming pile of geothermal -- right along the highway shoulder -- deserves an audience.

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