Radium Hot Springs
Planning your visit
Updated: January 14, 2022
The province of British Columbia has updated provincial health orders for proof of vaccination.
BC's provincial health orders do not include any cards or documents that allow patrons to be exempt from showing proof of vaccination. Neither proof of medical exemption nor proof of a negative COVID-19 test will be accepted in place of proof of vaccination.
Please familiarize yourself with current guidance before visiting. Those unwilling to wear a mask or without proof of vaccination will be denied entry.
Please be respectful and follow these rules:
Patrons 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination and government issued ID (18+ only).
Do not use alcohol or intoxicating substances at the facility, including while in line.
Patrons 5 and older must wear a mask in the lobby, dry hall and change rooms.
Masks are not effective when wet and should be stored in your locker while enjoying the hot springs.
Food is not permitted in the building or pools.
Continue to stay home if you have a runny nose, cough, fever or feel ill.
Please be patient and kind to staff and other patrons as we make changes to our operation.
What you need to know:
Entry is first-come, first-served. Reservations are not available.
Please limit your visit to 1-2 hours. Last entry is 8:30 p.m.
Capacity is limited to ensure lifeguard-to-patron ratios are maintained. Please respect other patrons personal space.
Rental swimsuits and towels are available. Towels may be purchased.
Expect lengthy outdoor waits. Dress appropriately for the weather. Pack a water bottle. There is limited access to shelter or shade while you wait.
Swimwear must be clean, not inhibit the wearer's movement and be different from the clothing you arrived in. To learn more visit the trip planning section in our FAQ.
Hours of operation
Radium Hot Springs operates on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are neither required nor available.
Monday to Friday
11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Monday to Thursday
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Hours are subject to change. Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.
Radium Hot Springs is open on Canadian holidays including Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter.
Child (Under 3)
(10 or more people must arrive together and pay in one transaction)
Book of 10 tickets
Annual passes †
*The family rate is available in any of the following combinations of four family members entering the hot springs:
Two adults and two youths
One adult and three youths
Two seniors and two youths
One senior, one adult and two youths
Four youth (siblings)
Youth under the age of 7 must be accompanied by someone 12 or older.
Additional Locker Token
Prices are subject to change.
† Locker token included in all prices except annual passes
For information about hotel and activity packages click here.
5420 Highway 93, Radium Hot Springs BC V0A 1M0
260 km west of Calgary
3 km northeast of the village of Radium Hot Springs on Hwy 93
From Calgary or the town of Banff, take the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) to Castle Junction in Banff National Park. At Castle Junction, take Highway 93 South to Kootenay National Park and Radium Hot Springs.
From the roundabout in the Village of Radium Hot Springs, take the Highway 93 exit headed east towards Banff National Park through Kootenay National Park. The hot springs are located 1.8 km past the park gate.
There is no public transit to Radium Hot Springs.
On-site parking for cars, RVs and motor coaches is available in the main parking lot on the southbound side of Hwy 93 South. From this parking lot, Radium Hot Springs can be safely accessed via the sidewalk leading to the pedestrian underpass. Accessible parking and ramp access to the Aquacourt are available via the small parking lot on the northbound side of Hwy 93 South.
100% natural mineral water is flowing at the Radium Hot Springs.
Water temperature is currently between 37 and 40 degrees Celsius or 98 and 104 Fahrenheit.
The cool pool is kept at 27-29 °C
Men’s, women’s and accessible change rooms are located in the pool level of the facility. Washrooms, showers and one-time use lockers are all located in the change rooms.
Visitors must shower with soap prior to entering the pools.
The cool pool is 25 meter swimming pool with a diving board and two slides.
Find out more about designated lane swims here.
Snacks and bottled non-alcoholic beverages are available through on site vending machines. There is currently no café at Radium Hot Springs.
The Village of Radium Hot Springs located 3 km from the hot springs, is home to numerous cafes, restaurants, gift shops and motels. A full list of services in the Village of Radium Hot Springs is available on the Tourism Radium website.
Things to do
Here for the weekend? Explore one of the nearby hiking trails located right at our doorstep or take in the view from Parks Canada’s iconic red chairs. Pick up your copy of Parks Canada’s Explore the Radium Hot Springs area guide and start exploring.
To learn more about things to do in Kootenay click here.
Enjoy a great day trip to Radium Hot Springs with this itinerary
Pleiades Spa and Wellness
Pleiades Spa and Wellness permanently closed on Friday October 30, 2020.
We would like to thank our clients and the community for your support over the past 6 years.
For information about spas and wellness centres in the Village of Radium Hot Springs please visit Radiumhotsprings.com