Prophet River Hotsprings Provincial Park is located along the shores of the Prophet River. This wilderness park, accessible by hiking, horse or helicopter, is surrounded by the Eastern Muskwa Ranges and protects locally significant hotsprings. The tufa mound created by mineral deposits from the springs is surrounded on one side by stands of black spruce that thin out to the alpine of the surrounding mountains. Adventurous visitors to this park will be rewarded with scenic vistas and wonderful wildlife viewing opportunities.
Established Date: June 29, 1999
Park Size: 184 hectares
Wilderness camping is allowed, but no facilities are provided.
The park is open to hunting. All hunters to the area should refer to the current BC Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis.
Prophet River Hot Springs Provincial Park is located in the upper reaches of the Prophet River some 60 km west of the Alaska Highway and about 250 km northwest of Fort St. John. The area is not accessible by road, but there is a horse/hiking trail up the Prophet River and from Redfern-Keily Provincial Park.
BC Parks honours Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land and respects the importance of their diverse teachings, traditions, and practices within these territories. This park webpage may not adequately represent the full history of this park and the connection of Indigenous Peoples to this land. We are working in partnership with Indigenous Peoples to update our websites so that they better reflect the history and cultures of these special places.