Whether you're seeking a soak in naturally heated mineral water or out for a sightseeing adventure, this book guides you to the best sites for soaking in the beauty of the Southwest. Across Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and California, author Chris Andrews reveals his favorite "hot spots," from primitive pools in the backcountry to handcrafted bathhouses surrounded by civilization. Look inside to find:
About 30 years ago, Chris Andrews stumbled upon the Thermal Springs List for the United States, published in 1980 by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Since then, armed with his GPS and a truckload of maps, he hit the road on his long weekends searching for them all. He has contributed accurate information, updates, and photos to numerous hot springs magazines and guidebooks. He lives in Idaho.