1 day in Pikes Peak Region Itinerary

1 day in Pikes Peak Region Itinerary

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Cripple Creek

The City of Cripple Creek is the Statutory City that is the county seat of Teller County, Colorado, United States. To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cripple Creek driving holiday planner.

Durham to Cripple Creek is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Durham to Cripple Creek. Traveling from Durham in August, Cripple Creek is slightly colder at night with lows of 61°F. On the 4th (Wed), you're off to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

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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.
On the 4th (Wed), stroll around Garden of the Gods.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cripple Creek to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Cripple Creek in August, with highs in Colorado Springs at 83°F and lows at 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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