14 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

14 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 7 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
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Cripple Creek
— 3 nights
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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.
You've added Cheyenne Mountain State Park, United States Air Force Academy, Peterson Air & Space Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Colorado City and Manitou Cliff Dwellings. Escape the urban bustle at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center and The Broadmoor Seven Falls. There's much more to do: walk around North Cheyenne Canon Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Cottonwood Creek Park, hike along Fountain Creek Nature Center, and contemplate the long history of Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Colorado Springs. In July, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 19:

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Colorado Springs

On the 20th (Mon), appreciate the history behind Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument and then see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center. On the next day, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine and then immerse yourself in nature at Mueller State Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs road trip planner.

On the 22nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cripple Creek.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:

3
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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. Mt Pisgah Cemetery has been added to your itinerary. Visiting Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center and Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Old Homestead House Museum, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park, and get engrossed in the history at Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cripple Creek online tour planner.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Cripple Creek sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 63°F at night. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25: