4 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

4 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.
To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary website.

Saint Louis to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Saint Louis to Colorado Springs is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Saint Louis in October, expect Colorado Springs to be little chillier, temps between 67°F and 39°F. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sat) before leaving for Cripple Creek.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours
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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. On the 17th (Sat), stop by Cripple Creek, go deep underground at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, and then try to win big at Bronco Billy's Casino. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, explore and take pictures at Phantom Canyon Road, then admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cripple Creek road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Colorado Springs in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Cripple Creek, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Mueller State Park ©
Mueller State Park
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine ©
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
Outlaw and Lawmen Jail Museum ©
Outlaw and Lawmen Jail Museum

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