Some Parks Canada places have begun a safe, gradual reopening of some outdoor areas and services, including camping. Visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and be well-prepared for their visit. Details here.


Banff Upper Hot Springs is temporarily closed to limit the spread of Covid-19. An estimated reopening date is currently not available. Please continue to check our website for updates or visit parkscanada.gc.ca/covid-19 for more information.

Enjoy stunning mountain scenery as you take a moment to relax and soak in our natural warmth.

The Canadian Rockies Hot Springs are owned and operated by Parks Canada. Located in Jasper Kootenay and Banff national parks, these historic hot pool facilities offer a relaxing, easy to access experiences for visitors of all ages. Miette, Radium and Banff Upper Hot Springs operate on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are not available.

Radium and Banff Upper Hot Springs are open year-round, including on all major Canadian holidays. Miette Hot Springs is open seasonally from early May until mid-October.

Top 5 minerals

The top five minerals found in the Banff Upper Hot Springs are:

  • Sulphate 572 mg/l
  • Calcium 205 mg/l
  • Bicarbonate 134 mg/l
  • Magnesium 42 mg/l
  • Sodium 6.6 mg/l

Water temperature is kept between 37 and 40 ºC (98 and 104 ºF).

How to reach us

Mailing address:
   Location:Banff Upper Hot Springs
     P.O. Box 900
     Banff, Alberta
     Canada
     T1L 1K2

Telephone:
   Phone number: 403-762-1515

Toll-free:
   Phone number: 1-800-767-1611

Fax:
   fax number: 403-760-1347