Mystic Hot Springs - Hot Springs in the U.S.

People may think a hippie as the thing of the past, with the negative images like the abuse of drugs or freedom of sex.

It is relatively unknown that Steve Jobs who created iPhone had the thought and creed.

Hippie Bus

It is three hours’ drive to a hot spring motel, from Salt Lake City, the capital of Utah.


It declares the manifest mission:

Mystic Hot Springs creates an authentic environment which raises self-awareness by direct experience with nature, art and antiquities.


Few hot springs define their meaning of existence like this.

Here are today’s cabins, old school buses that looks symbolizing the hippie spirit.

School Buses

They are filled with mysterious atmosphere inside.

The room is drafty and cold but thankfully, a heater is equipped.


Giant Travertine Mound

Source of the Hot Spring

Hot springs are gushing behind the office.

Water Flow1

The temperature of the source is extremely hot, 167 degrees F.

Water Flow2

The water is gradually chilled though the long flow path and provided into tubs.

Water Flow3

There are two large tubs with shallow (99 degrees F) and deep (109 degrees F) ones.

Large Pools1

Several small tubs are placed in the premises, and some of them are almost buried in travertine mound.

Large Pools2

Lodgers can enjoy the opaque water with slight metallic smell for 24 hours.

Travertine Mound1

You may realize that you cannot get any further happiness when you gaze at the stars, take a drop in the hippie bus, and soak in the hot springs.

Travertine Mound2

How wonderful it is to live in the nature...

Travertine Mound3

Look at your iPhone (or any other smartphones affected by iPhone) and its minimal design.

Small Tubs2

You see a kind of influence from the hippie culture, especially Zen that Steve Jobs had been fascinated with.

Small Tubs1

The explosive growth of iPhones might be due to people’s unconscious sympathy to the spirit that focused on resistance to tradition and regime, and return to the nature.


Mystic Hot Springs embodies such concept of values.

Why don't you explain the hot springs in a simple way?
You're right.


Mystic Hot Springs, Monroe, Utah, U.S.


  • Style
    Lodging / Walk-in
  • Rule
    Clothing required
  • Chlorination
    Not detected
  • Water Temp
    Up to 109 degrees F

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