Serpentine Hot Springs

A dusky sky is reflected upon a shallow pool surrounded by jagged rock.

Serpentine Hot Springs: An Overview

Serpentine Hot Springs is a treasure that has been utilized for millennia and continues to service both traditional and recreat

A shallow pool of water surrounded by green and yellow algae.

Geology of Serpentine Hot Springs

Serpentine Hot Springs consists of two thermal areas: Serpentine Hot Springs and Arctic Hot Springs located on Hot Springs Creek.

Nestled at the base of a bowl-shaped valley are two small structures and a gravel airstrip.

Traveling to Serpentine Hot Springs

Serpentine Hot Springs can be accessed by small airplane, foot, bike or snowmobile.

Serpentine Video

Multimedia Feature

Planning a visit to Serpentine? Just wondering what it's really like? Check out a short film on the hot springs to learn more and virtually experience Serpentine, get a glimpse inside the bunkhouse, and see the spectacular granite tors.

Last updated: August 14, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 220

Nome, AK 99762


(800) 471-2352
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