Gambling in Colorado

Visit Triple Crown Casinos in Cripple Creek to gamble and have a fun weekend getaway; you won’t find a better place in Colorado. The Cripple Creek motto is “Real Fun Real Colorado,” and it’s no wonder why the Denver Post called it “Vegas in the Rockies,” If there’s one thing Cripple Creek is known for, it’s gambling.

young happy couple gambling at the slot machines in Cripple Creek and drinking wineThe Best Cripple Creek Casinos

Originally a mining town during the gold rush, this scenic mountain town takes you back in time. From the outside, the historic buildings look like something straight out of the Wild West. But inside are a variety of luxurious Vegas-style casinos, where a whole new world of fun awaits you. The most popular and esteemed of these are the Triple Crown Casinos, three unique casinos unlike anything else you’ve seen before.

McGills Casino

The Irish-themed McGills Hotel and Casino has everything you could ask for under one roof while allowing you to enjoy a beautiful scenic view of Cripple Creek from right inside the casino. With two floors filled with an enormous variety of games, there’s no limit to the fun you can have here. You’ll have a blast playing video poker, slot, and progressive machines on the first floor. Or go to the second floor to enjoy a nice view and many other games.

Pint & Platter Irish Pub - Triple Crown Casinos

The Pint and Platter Pub

Inside McGills Casino

When you’re thirsty and want to relax, chat, and laugh with friends over a few rounds of cold beer, the Pint and Platter Pub is your refuge. With a large selection of savory dishes and a wide variety of beers and other drinks, you’ll feel like you’re right in Ireland when you visit the Pint and Platter Pub. Finally, after a day of fun and play late at night, retire to one of our luxurious hotel rooms where you can rest and recharge. McGills Hotel and Casino is the perfect all-in-one place for a fun, relaxing weekend retreat in Cripple Creek.

Brass Ass Casino


On the other hand, if you’re looking for a more historic and vintage feel, the Brass Ass Casino is your time machine back to the days when gunslingers gathered around the poker table in a Wild West saloon. The Brass Ass Casino is the oldest in Cripple Creek, with a rich history and the largest selection of games and machines in town. Come anytime you like, stay as long as you want, and enjoy an authentic historical experience in the Brass Ass Casino.


The Miner’s Pick

Inside The Brass Ass

Tucked away in the lower level of the Brass Ass, you’ll find a cozy restaurant called The Miner’s Pick that offers various snacks, drinks, and meals. So, when you’re hungry and looking for a bite, The Miner’s Pick is your go-to place to recharge and fuel up before returning to the action.

The Midnight Rose Casino

dynamite dicks from the outside looking in

For a true luxury experience, treat yourself to the Midnight Rose Hotel & Casino. With a regal Victorian theme and located in the heart of Cripple Creek, the atmosphere in this casino is unparalleled. This sophisticated castle-like casino has two floors with over 300 new, cutting-edge slot machines and a variety of modern as well as classic games. The Midnight Rose is where you go if you want luxury, a great atmosphere, and an endless variety of fun games.

Dynamite Dick’s


Inside The Midnight Rose Casino

Take a break from the games, and head to Dynamite Dick’s when you need a hearty meal, quick snack, or bite. Here, you will find a variety of sandwiches, soups, salads, fountain drinks, alcoholic beverages, and desserts… so you can quickly fuel up on some delicious food and get back to the fun.

Triple Crown Casinos Slot Machines

Between the three Triple Crown Casinos, there is every kind of slot machine you could ask for or want. Get your adrenaline pumping with the “Wild Play” machines, which allow you to double, triple, or even quintuple your earnings. Or if you’re feeling lucky and thinking big, go for gold by trying the “Progressive” machines — where the jackpot continues to climb higher and higher for every person that plays it… until a lucky player hits upon the winning combination and cashes out a fortune. There are plenty of other slot machines, too, but regardless of which ones you use, you’re guaranteed to have a lot of fun on the large variety of slot machines at the Triple Crown Casinos.

Lodging At McGill’s & Midnight Rose Hotel & Casino

When you’re finally ready to retire after a fun and action-packed day in the casino, enjoy a comfortable and luxurious stay in one of our McGill & Midnight Rose Hotel hotel rooms.

Ramblin Express bus with Midnight Rose pictured on the side

Shuttle Bus to Cripple Creek

Don’t want to drive here? You don’t have to. The Ramblin Express is a sophisticated shuttle bus that will personally escort you here from Colorado Springs, Woodland Park, or Pueblo. Relax and enjoy the ride and the views along the way with the Ramblin Express. (Group rates and charters are also available.)

Visit Us or Give Us A Call

Triple Crown Casinos are the best place to play, win, and have an absolute blast. Please visit us next time you’re looking for a fun and exciting getaway! Call us at (719) 689-0303 or toll-free at (800) 635-5825, and we’ll gladly get your gambling adventure started! You can also book online.  We can’t wait to see you!

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