Chronicling Saratoga's healing waters
Resort owner pens books on Saratoga Hot Springs, will donate proceeds to local causes
February 23, 2023
The history of Saratoga's hot springs and its healing waters are deeply tied to that of the town itself. So is that of the Saratoga Hot Springs Resort and Spa.
Dr. Michael "Doc' Janssen, the most recent owner of the resort, recently released "The Healing Waters of Saratoga" detailing the history of the springs, Saratoga and the resort itself. The book was first available at the end of January, just in time for the annual poker run, one year to the day Janssen first considered writing the book.
"I spent the last year doing research," Janssen said. "It goes all the way back to the 1800s and t...