8 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

8 days in Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek Itinerary

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1
Colorado Springs
— 4 nights
2
Cripple Creek
— 3 nights

4
nights
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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Garden of the Gods.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. October in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. You will leave for Cripple Creek on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

3
nights
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 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive, and then immerse yourself in nature at Mueller State Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cripple Creek trip planner.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Colorado Springs in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Cripple Creek, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Cripple Creek

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Mueller State Park, Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, Skyline Drive
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Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
Mueller State Park
Mueller State Park
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine ©
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine

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