Active Mineral Springs In Saratoga County

A Guide To The Saratoga "Springs" ...

  • There are currently 21 public mineral springs in various locations throughout Saratoga
  • Most are naturally carbonated
  • No two springs taste exactly alike - each one produces its own unique mineral content, imparting its own distinct flavor
  • The purported health benefits vary from spring to spring... some are said to help with skin ailments, assist in digestion, or even strengthen the blood!

Take your own private tasting tour! View a map of the springs to locate your favorite for more information! The springs are easily accessible however, be sure to bring your own cups or water bottles! Tip: Stop by the Saratoga Springs Visitors Center and pick up a brochure on the mineral springs with more information on taking a self-guided tour!

Old Red Spring
Old Red Spring is located on High Rock Avenue past Empire Spring, in the beautiful Saratoga Springs.
Orenda Spring and Tufa Deposits
Just past the Geyser Island Spouter in the Geyser Park in the Saratoga State Park.
Ferndell Spring
Ferndell Spring can be found on the Ferndell Trail, accessed from the North-South Road in Saratoga Spa State Park.
Peerless Spring
Peerless Spring is located in High Rock Park, across from High Rock Spring.
Governor Spring
The Governor Spring is located on High Rock Avenue, right next to the Peerless Spring and across from the High Rock Spring.
Geyser Island Spouter
Geyser Island Spouter is located right off of Geyser Loop Road at the Geyser Park in Saratoga Spa State Park, surrounded by an island of hardened minerals.
State Seal Spring
State Seal Spring is located on the Avenue of the Pines, under the Joseph Bruno Pavilion.
Big Red Spring
The Big Red Spring burbles, from the ground, near the paddock at the back, of the picnic area, of the Saratoga Race Track.
Coesa Spouter
The Coesa Spouter is a hidden gem in the woods of Saratoga Spa State Park.
Hayes Well Spring
The Hayes Well Spring is located in the beautiful Saratoga State Park, right next to the Geyser Island Spouter in the Geyser Park area.
Hathorn Spring No. 3
Hathorn Spring is located in the beautiful Saratoga Spa State Park.
Columbian Spring
Columbian Spring is located in the heart of Saratoga Springs near Congress Street at Broadway Avenue.
Deer Park Spring
In Congress Park near Broadway, at the green and white cast iron monument.
Polaris Spring
Located in the middle of Saratoga Spa State Park, right off of Geyser Loop Road.
Charlie Spring
Located near the Hall of Springs entrance to the Saratoga performing Arts Center.
Hathorn Spring One
Hathorn Spring No. 1 is located on the Northeast corner of Putnam and Springs Streets, right in the heart of Saratoga Springs.
Empire Spring
Located on Excelsior Avenue in the restored Van Raalte knitting mill.
Congress Spring
Congress Spring is located directly underneath the covered pavilion in Congress Park. The park is found in the heart of Saratoga Springs NY off of Broadway, Circular Street and Spring Street.
Geyser Spring
Located at the rear of the rectangular stone column under the Joseph Bruno Pavilion.
Karista Spring
Karista Spring has one of the strongest iron-rich waters in the world. Karista Spring was renovated in 2012 and the soils are said to help with arthritis. Karista Spring is located in the Geyser Park in Saratoga State Park.
High Rock Spring
The High Rock Spring is located across Maple Avenue from The Olde Bryan Inn.