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Exciting Events to Look Forward to – Winter Edition

By Triple Crown Casinos / October 20, 2022

With the arrival of winter, cooler weather brings plenty of events and opportunities to have lots of fun, and while cold weather usually makes outdoor activities tough, things are different in Cripple Creek, Colorado. The area’s landscape is ideal for skiing and snowboarding, with several perfect spots that allow you to venture out and display…

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The What, Why, and How of Experiencing Nature in the Cripple Creek Area

By Triple Crown Casinos / October 20, 2022

Colorado is known for many wonderful things, but the exceptional outdoors are probably in the top three. Our unique geography and excellent climate make it comfortable to enjoy the seasons throughout the year. For these reasons, we also have a wide array of awe-inspiring wildlife; if you spend any time outdoors, you are bound to…

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Discover the Local Art Scene and Artists in Cripple Creek

By Triple Crown Casinos / September 27, 2022

Have you ever been to a new place and wished you knew more about the local art scene? Or wish you could meet the artists who created the work on the walls? Cripple Creek is no different. While the town is best known for its Gold Rush history, there is a thriving art scene here…

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The 10 Most Spectacular Fall Views Around Cripple Creek

By Triple Crown Casinos / September 27, 2022

As the leaves change color and fall gently to the ground, now is the perfect time to get out and explore all that Teller County and Cripple Creek have to offer. From hikes with stunning mountain views to drives through aspen-lined roads, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the crisp autumn air. Here are…

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Road Trip to Cripple Creek and the Fall Mountains

By Triple Crown Casinos / August 24, 2022

Do you want to experience Colorado’s great outdoors surrounding Cripple Creek? From strenuous mountain climbing to strolls through decades of fossils, Cripple Creek is a short drive filled with world-class outdoor adventure. Cripple Creek makes one of Colorado’s most notable and fascinating scenic routes to explore. The historic gold mines, gold mining hoaxes, and the…

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A Brief History of Cripple Creek’s Most Famous (and Infamous) Residents

By Triple Crown Casinos / August 24, 2022

When a town’s population is 1,155 (not counting the donkeys), it is hard to believe that much of anything can go on there; however, Cripple Creek isn’t just any small town. Not only is there plenty of fun and entertainment to be had today, but it is also a town with a rich history. These…

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Exciting Events to Look Forward to – Fall Edition

By Triple Crown Casinos / August 3, 2022

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

By Triple Crown Casinos / August 3, 2022

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

By Triple Crown Casinos / June 29, 2022

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

By Triple Crown Casinos / June 29, 2022

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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