Cripple Creek KOA Recreation
Skaguay Reservoir in nearby Victor has 90 water acres for Rainbow, Brook Trout and Pike. There is no fee and there is a boat ram for wakeless boats.
Eleven Mile Lake at Eleven Mile Canyon (north of town) is not only scenic but also a fishing wonder because it is stocked. Ask our knowledgeable staff about other fishing opportunities in the area.
Hiking & Biking
Miles of mountain trails in the bordering National Forest.
Enjoy the trails through Victor Gold Mining District. They are rich in history and natural beauty.
The trailhead for Crags Trail to Pikes Peak is just a short drive from the campground.
Museums & Historical Tours
Cripple Creek Historic Museum: A window on Cripple Creek Gold Rush history - open daily during the summer.
Lowell Thomas Museum, Victor: Outstanding mining exhibits & Lowell Thomas mementos.
Cripple Creek Ghost Walk & History Tours: Departs from the Last Dollar Inn - over an hour of local history and ghost walking tour - available on Friday nights and Saturday afternoons & evenings.
18-hole course in Woodland Park (Shining Mountain)
Florence is becoming Colorado's new gem for surprise merchandise and bargains.