Circle Hot Springs
in the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
- Area Type
- Place of Interest
- Population Comment
- Population is counted as part of the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area.
- Census Designated Place (CDP)
Geography and Climate
History and Culture
- Circle Hot Springs was reportedly discovered in 1893 by William Greats. In 1905, Franklin Leach homesteaded 160 acres around the springs and began developing a resort. A hotel was built in 1930. The resort operated until 2002, when the most recent owner passed away.
- Circle Hot Springs is an unincorporated community about 29 miles southwest of the community of Circle.
Facilities, Utilities, and Health Care
- Gallon of Heating Fuel
- Gallon of Gasoline
- State Ferry
- Cargo Barge
- Road Connection