4 days in Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Itinerary

4 days in Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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4 days in Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly + Drive:  8​h
1
Cripple Creek
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
End: Nashville

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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. To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cripple Creek trip itinerary maker site .

Nashville to Cripple Creek is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Nashville to Cripple Creek, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nashville in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 45°F in Cripple Creek. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Shopping Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
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Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Old Homestead House Museum ©
Old Homestead House Museum
Cripple Creek ©
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.
On the 8th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Bear Creek Nature Center, see a show at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, and then look for gifts at Focus on the Family Bookstore. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Peterson Air & Space Museum and then see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip planner .

You can drive from Cripple Creek to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Cripple Creek in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 39°F in Colorado Springs. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums Shopping Wildlife
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Focus on the Family Bookstore ©
Focus on the Family Bookstore
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum
Peterson Air & Space Museum ©
Peterson Air & Space Museum

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