Historic Hot SpringsOnlineWebsite - www.hotspringsnc.orgHours & SeasonsSeasons - Year-roundAddressUS Hwy. 70Hot Springs, NC 28743PhonePrimary - (828) 622-9932 Located at the junction of the Appalachian Trail and the French Broad River. Hot Springs is a way station for hikers and a magnet for people who want to experience the therapeutic value and healing power of the springs. The Appalachian Trail runs right through the middle of the area, making Hot Springs a welcome slice of civilization for hikers on the trail. For information, please call the Welcome Center (located at 106 Bridge St.).