3 days in Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Itinerary

3 days in Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Cripple Creek
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Colorado Springs
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Cripple Creek — 1 night

The City of Cripple Creek is the Statutory City that is the county seat of Teller County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): cruise along Phantom Canyon Road and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cripple Creek holiday planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Cripple Creek. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Colorado Springs.
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Colorado Springs — 1 night

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 7th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop and then see the interesting displays at ANA Money Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs visit planning site.

Getting from Cripple Creek to Colorado Springs by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Colorado Springs when traveling from Cripple Creek in July, with lows around 58°F.
Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Theme Parks
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