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Saratoga Springs Nature, Parks & Landmarks

Get out and explore while you're in Saratoga! Take a walking tour of Saratoga's famed mineral springs, splash around in a public pool, have a picnic in one of the area's beautiful parks, or visit one of the region's hotspots.

mineral spring jutting out of a stone wall with the saratoga performing arts center entrance visible to the side
Charlie Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Charlie Spring is located near the Hall of Springs entrance to the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. It's the most recently drilled spring in the Spa Park, and is named for Charles S. Dake.
pavilion protecting hathorn spring one with lots of colorful flowers and trees surrounding it
Hathorn Spring One
Saratoga Springs, NY
Hathorn Spring No. 1 is located on the Northeast corner of Putnam and Springs Streets, right in the heart of Saratoga Springs.
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Big Red Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Big Red Spring burbles, from the ground, near the paddock at the back of the picnic area at Saratoga Race Course.
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Hayes Well Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Hayes Well Spring is located in the beautiful Saratoga State Park, right next to the Geyser Island Spouter in the Geyser Park area.
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Old Red Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Old Red Spring is located on High Rock Avenue past Empire Spring, in the beautiful Saratoga Springs.
hathorn spring no. 3 with its name carved into its decorative housing
Hathorn Spring No. 3
Saratoga Springs, NY
Hathorn Spring is located in the beautiful Saratoga Spa State Park.
ferndell spring spouting into a granite basin
Ferndell Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Ferndell Spring can be found on the Ferndell Trail, accessed from the North-South Road in Saratoga Spa State Park.
covered pavilion protecting geyser spring
Geyser Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located at the rear of the rectangular stone column under the Joseph Bruno Pavilion.
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State Seal Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located in Saratoga Spa State Park, the State Seal Spring is a fresh, non-carbonated spring that features a clean taste. It's a popular spring for people looking to fill up jugs of fresh water to bring home.
water gushing out of orenda spring
Orenda Spring and Tufa Deposits
Saratoga Springs, NY
Orenda Spring is located in Saratoga Spa State Park. The Park's 2.9-mile Geyser Trail will take you past Orenda and two other springs (Island Spouter and Hayes).
Polaris Spring
Polaris Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located in the middle of Saratoga Spa State Park, right off of Geyser Loop Road.
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Peerless Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Peerless Spring is located in High Rock Park, across from High Rock Spring.
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Karista Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
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.
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Congress Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
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.
large white pavilion that protects governor and peerless springs with informational sign
Governor Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Governor Spring is located on High Rock Avenue, right next to the Peerless Spring and across from the High Rock Spring.
spring bubbling beneath the surface of the water
Coesa Spouter
The Coesa Spouter is a hidden gem in the woods of Saratoga Spa State Park.
geyser island spouter shooting into the sky from an island of hardened minerals
Geyser Island Spouter
Saratoga Springs, NY
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.
high rock spring
High Rock Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
The High Rock Spring is located across Maple Avenue from The Olde Bryan Inn.
columbian spring sign and covered pavilion
Columbian Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Columbian Spring is located in the heart of Saratoga Springs near Congress Street at Broadway Avenue.
deer park spring in congress park
Deer Park Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
In Congress Park near Broadway, at the green and white cast iron monument.
empire spring and its decorative stand
Empire Spring
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located on Excelsior Avenue in the restored Van Raalte knitting mill.
peerless pool guests
Peerless Pool
Saratoga Springs, NY
Grab the kids and head to the Peerless Pool Complex in the Saratoga Spa State Park! Enjoy three different pool areas including the Main Pool, Kiddie Pool, and Water Slides, and restored facilities, including a historic bathhouse!
people at a sandy beach
Brown's Beach
Saratoga Springs, NY
Brown's Beach is one of the only public swimming spots on Saratoga Lake. The beach features a shallow launch area for non-motorized boats, plus a designated swimming area and lots of sand to stretch out on.
historical park sign
Betar Byway
South Glens Falls, NY
The Betar Byway in South Glens Falls is a great walking trail for any time of year. Enjoy walking, jogging, or biking along this 3.4-mile trail.
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Victoria Pool
Saratoga Springs, NY
As the first heated pool in the U.S., the Victoria Pool in Saratoga Spa State Park has a rich and colorful history in Saratoga Springs, and was frequented by the rich and famous!
exterior of the hall of springs in saratoga spa state park with large columns in the front
Saratoga Spa State Park
Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Spa State Park offers a variety of activities, from walking trails to mineral springs to pools.
Moreau Lake State Park
Gansevoort, NY
The 6,250-acre Moreau Lake State Park is a favorite place for Capital Region and North Country residents and visitors alike to frequent its many year-round recreational opportunities, programs, and events.
old style wooden fence dividing two sections of a battlefield
Saratoga National Historical Park
Stillwater, NY
See where the Battle of Saratoga took place! The Saratoga National Historic Park is where history and beautiful vistas combine to create one of the country's premier parks!
water feature in congress park
Historic Congress Park
Saratoga Springs, NY
Tucked just off of Broadway in the city of Saratoga Springs, Congress Park is a favorite spot of tourists and locals alike!