Terwilliger Hot Springs near Cougar Reservoir - Virtual Tour

Terwilliger Hot Springs

Willamette National Forest \ McKenzie Ranger District

Immerse yourself in nature at Terwilliger Hot Springs near Blue River, Oregon.  The springs are in a peaceful, serene, natural setting not a party-atmosphere.  Terwilliger is a clothing optional hot springs on a secluded trail from Cougar Reservoir.  Access to the springs is available year-round from sunup to sundown for a fee.  The road around the reservoir is not safe to travel in the snow.

Please keep these things in mind for your health and safety:  The springs are closed for use one morning per week for cleaning; 8am-noon, usually on Thursdays.  There are places to change clothes or disrobe at the springs.  Public nudity is not allowed until that point.  No night-time use is allowed.  Pets are not allowed in or near the springs.  Alcohol and glass are not allowed in or near the springs.

Vault toilets are available on a short trail from the springs.

Read about camping in the Cougar Reservoir area here:  McKenzie Ranger District

Enjoy our virtual tour of Terwilliger Hot Springs: