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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 ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cripple Creek sightseeing planning tool.

New York City to Cripple Creek is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 45°F in Cripple Creek. You will leave for Colorado Springs on the 9th (Sat).

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Cripple Creek to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Cripple Creek in October, Colorado Springs is slightly colder at night with lows of 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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