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Exciting Events to Look Forward to – Fall Edition

Are you looking for something exciting to do when you visit Cripple Creek, Colorado? Fall is almost here which is a magical time to visit Colorado because the air is crisp, there’s less intense sun, and the glorious aspen leaves are changing to red and gold to warm the landscape. Cripple Creek and its neighborhood…

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Labor Day Weekend in Cripple Creek

Labor Day always brings with it a sense of change. The weather is getting cooler, school is around the corner, and people are looking for one more fun thing to do before life gets too hectic. A hidden gem in Colorado has you covered with plenty of fun, which is why you need to visit…

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Old illustration of miners pulling a cart in a quartz mine. Created by Chassevent and Sargent after previous engraving by unknown author, published on Le Tour du Monde, Paris, 1862

Explore Cripple Creek’s Old West History

Cripple Creek is a historic mining town located at the base of Pikes Peak. While there, you can enjoy the beautiful mountain views and plenty of fun activities. Around one hundred years ago, Cripple Creek saw a huge influx of people seeking gold. When you visit Cripple Creek today, you can discover the history of the…

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A Guide to Thrilling Adventures Near Cripple Creek

Some people come to Colorado for the views, but there is lots to do that can really get your heart pumping as well. You can stay at one of the Triple Crown Casinos and Hotels and make your way to neighboring areas to find thrill-seeking adventures. You can even find some fun and exciting things…

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Fourth of July at Triple Crown Casinos and Cripple Creek

Are you looking for fun ideas to enjoy in Cripple Creek on the 4th of July? 4th of July is around the corner, and you have an opportunity to breathe in the crisp Colorado air and enjoy Cripple Creek events, parades, and adventures. Everyone will be celebrating Independence Day in various distinctive ways, and it’s…

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Top Cripple Creek Summer Events and Places You Cannot Miss During Vacation

  Summer is around the corner, and you’re already contemplating how you’ll make the most out of the sunny period. It’s not only the best time to rewind from the busy and cold winter but also the appropriate period to reward yourself with a vacation. If you’ve already decided to enjoy the sunny days in…

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Summer Sporting Activities in Cripple Creek and Teller County

Cripple Creek, Colorado, is the “Gateway to the Rockies.” It is a popular base camp for hikers and mountain climbers alike. The town is located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains and offers visitors a variety of activities such as golf, skiing, fishing, hiking, shopping, and dining. Originally inhabited by Native people, the area…

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Shop Cripple Creek for a One-Of-A-Kind Experience!

There is so much to love about Cripple Creek, CO. It’s not just the fun you’ll have at one of our casinos or the unique dining options you won’t find anywhere else. If you want to take a break from the fun and spend some of your winnings, Cripple Creek has plenty of distinctive shops…

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Donkey Derby Days 2023

You’ve probably never seen it anywhere else, but Cripple Creek offers you an opportunity to enjoy a donkey herd race that’s been a tradition for almost 100 years. Donkey Derby Days 2023 on August 11 – 13, 2022, will be one of the most popular Cripple Creek summer events you can enjoy. It’s a 92-year-old…

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A mature couple, the woman with blonde short hair and the man with white short hair and a beard, share an intimate moment smiling at a table filled with food and drinks

Why Cripple Creek Is an Incredible Mother’s Day Destination

What better way to celebrate your amazing mom than with a trip to Cripple Creek, Colorado? Full of history, outdoor adventures, and plenty of fun for the whole family, this small town is jam-packed with activities that will make you wish you were there year-round. If it’s your first time visiting this historical and amazing…

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