Gold Strike Hot Springs is easily our favorite hike in Vegas so far! It has beautiful scenery, some fun scrambling, and you’re rewarded with a natural hot springs where you can relax and take a dip. Gold Strike Canyon Hot Springs Trail HeadGreat Basin Highway Boulder City NV 89005Tips for hiking to Gold Strike Hot Springs:Total Distance: 6.5 miles round trip to the Colorado River and back. We only hiked to the Upper Pools hot springs and it took us 3 hours in and out. You can carry flip flops with you if you want to have something at the hot springs.