3 days in Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek & Cañon City Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek & Cañon City Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
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Cripple Creek
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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then stroll around Red Rock Canyon Open Space. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Manitou Springs Incline.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs road trip site.

Omaha to Colorado Springs is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Omaha in February, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 46°F by day to 21°F at night. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cripple Creek.
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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. To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cripple Creek driving holiday website.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek by car takes about 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Cripple Creek are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cañon City.
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Cañon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cañon City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cripple Creek to Cañon City takes 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Cañon City are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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