The Cripple Creek Ice Festival is a spectacular event. Come watch ice sculptors carve ice into beautiful works of art that will amaze you. 2018 marks the 11th year for this premier event.. Past...
Things to do in Cripple Creek, Colorado in the Summer
Casino Gambling, Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour, Hiking, Off Roading (Jeep and ATV), Gold Belt Tour Scenic Drive, Mountain Biking, BMX Track, Horseback Riding, Camping, Wildlife Viewing, Hunting, Scenic Train Rides, Museums, Theatre, Historical Tours, Fall colors
Things to do in Cripple Creek, Colorado in the Winter
Casino Gambling, Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, Gold Belt Scenic Tour Scenic Drive, Hunting, Museums, Theatre, Historical Tours
Cripple Creek is a former mining town turned casino town. It’s located less than an hour from Colorado Springs. People go to Cripple Creek to do more than just gamble. Viewing the fall colors on the trip there are an event everyone should see at least once. In the summer time, the temperatures are pleasant, the air is clean and you don't want to miss Donkey Derby Days. In the winter the town hosts an Ice Sculpting comp.
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