Los Angeles Day Trips: Escape to Keough Hot Springs, Bishop, CA

Don Simkovich, MA
Apr 9, 2019 · 6 min read

Want a road trip out of Los Angeles near or far? Sometimes we just need to get away for several hours or a few days.

No kids to worry about. The truth struck me on a Thursday in mid-March and I urged my wife to escape up Highway 395 to the Keough Hot Springs. She agreed but I hesitated on Friday afternoon. The drive from our house in Pasadena was about three hours and forty-five minutes one way. But why not? So it was all systems go on Saturday morning when we drove onto the 210 freeway at eight a.m.