Serpentine Hot Springs

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Serpentine Hot Springs: An Overview

Serpentine Hot Springs is a treasure that has been utilized for millennia and continues to see traditional and modern uses.

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Geology of Serpentine Hot Springs

The Serpentine Hot Springs area consists of two thermal areas: Serpentine Hot Springs and Arctic Hot Springs.

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Planes, Boats, and Snowmobiles

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

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Flying into Serpentine Hot Springs

Physical conditions of the airstrip, weather, and communication abilities should be considered before your flight.

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Facilities and Amenities

The Serpentine bunkhouse, bathhouse, and outhouse provide a unique way to experience a remote landscape. Here's what you can expect.

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: October 12, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 220

Nome, AK 99762



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