Keough Hot Springs, California

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Keough Hot Springs
Unincorporated community
Keough Hot Springs is located in California
Keough Hot Springs
Keough Hot Springs
Keough Hot Springs is located in the US
Keough Hot Springs
Keough Hot Springs
Location in California
Coordinates: 37°15′17″N 118°22′37″W / 37.25472°N 118.37694°W / 37.25472; -118.37694Coordinates: 37°15′17″N 118°22′37″W / 37.25472°N 118.37694°W / 37.25472; -118.37694
Country United States
State California
County Inyo County
Elevation[1] 4,209 ft (1,283 m)

Keough Hot Springs (formerly, Keough's Hot Springs) is an unincorporated community in Inyo County, California.[1] It is located near the western edge of the Owens Valley 7.5 miles (12 km) south of Bishop,[2] at the springs called Keough Hot Springs, at an elevation of 4209 feet (1283 m).[1]

The name honors Philip P. Keough, who in 1919 opened a resort at the springs.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Keough Hot Springs, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1175. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.