Lussier Hot Springs is found in the stunning Kootenay Mountains. You can find Kootenany National Park just an hour away. This park is the gateway to Banff National Park. Lussier Hot Springs is a popular tourist destination. Lussier hot springs is well-known for its natural beauty. Lussier Hotspring is situated downstream from the recreational area and popular whiteswan lakes. The steep, short walk to the parking area is not difficult. The park service maintains the trail, but you'll need your flashlight if it is night. The best headlamp is recommended.
This is a great spot to bring your friends and families. There are three pools available. The largest and most heated pool is located on the mountain side, with the coolest pools reaching into the river. The pools were created with natural rock and are authentic looking. This makes it easy to walk on and won't cause any damage to your wallet. According to locals, the waters can have healing powers. To experience this, you will need to immerse yourself in the river water. Your body will be healed by the warm spring water.
A bathing suit is required. Two outhouses are available for changing in and out. You should expect some local party goers to greet you if your visit is on a weekend night. To make sure that nothing goes sour and everyone is safe, rangers often visit hot springs. Be sure to bring cans of beverages if you're bringing beverages. Avoid glass. Glass is difficult to clean and easy for people to step on.
Access is via Highway 93/95. Turn east for 4.5km (3 miles) towards Canal Flats (watch out for Provincial Park signage to Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park). Then, turn right onto the gravel Whiteswan Forestry Road and travel 25 km/15 mi. At Kilometre 17.5, the Lussier Hot Springs is located close to the park's western boundary. For campgrounds, keep going north on Forest Road alongside Whiteswan Lake. It is very rough if this is your first time driving on active logging roads. Although you can do it with a 2-wheel drive car, it is not recommended during winter.
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