Teapot Dome HS was another historical soak to have fallen victim of groundwater pumping. It is (/was) located along a tributary of Hot Springs Creek near the base of Teapot Dome just E of Mountain Home. Teapot Dome has been a well-known landmark for travelers as it can be seen from many miles away. The bath house was built in the 1860’s. It was in a popular campground for Oregon Trail travelers at the original site for the city of Mountain Home. Mountain Home was originally known as Rattlesnake Springs and was moved to its present site with the building of the railroad.
N43.15500 W115.51800, 3561′ elev