About Lava Hot Springs, Idaho

Lava Hot Springs is a city in Bannock County, Idaho, United States. It is part of the 'Pocatello, Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area'. The population was 521 at the 2000 census. Located in the mountainous valley of the Portneuf River on the old route of the Oregon Trail and California Trail, the city has become a popular resort location, noted for its numerous hot springs amenable to bathing and a turbulent inner tube run through part of the town.

News from Lava Hot Springs

Lava Hot Springs Facts

  • Population Total: 521
  • Square Miles: 0.7
  • Area Code: 208
  • Elevation: 5020
  • Postal Codes: 83246
  • Timezone: Mountain