3 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
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Cripple Creek
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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): gain insight at United States Air Force Academy, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and then stop by Old Colorado City. On the next day, get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then examine the collection at Miramont Castle Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip builder website.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In September in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Cripple Creek.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Miramont Castle Museum
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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Cripple Creek

Cripple Creek ©
The City of Cripple Creek is the Statutory City that is the county seat of Teller County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): try to win big at Bronco Billy's Casino, take a memorable drive along Shelf Rd, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Cripple Creek online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Fun & Games · Casinos · Outdoors
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Bronco Billy's Casino ©
Bronco Billy's Casino
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine ©
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine

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