Valley View Hot Springs is one of Colorado's most unique hot springs destinations. It's not for everyone, but lots of people make regular visits to the springs, located in Moffatt County, about 4 hours from Grand Junction, an hour north of Monte Vista in south central Colorado.

A variety of pools and ponds, hikes, camping options, and educational programs await visitors at Valley View. Although not everyone may be wearing clothes, they say it's a family-friendly destination.

Here are five things to know about Valley View Hot Springs.