- Our list of the best things to do in Cripple Creek, Colorado, features the top 107 nearby activities — including 60 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Cripple Creek, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Cripple Creek, CO , followed by 89 popular activities in nearby cities, including Colorado Springs, Canon City, Manitou Springs, Woodland Park and Georgetown
97% 270 votes
2120 S Cheyenne Canon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Filled with hiking trails, North Cheyenne Canon Park & Starsmore Discovery Center has rivers, rock formations, and forests to explore. The discovery center features exhibits detailing the surrounding nature, as well as a bird watching window.
72% 1688 votes
2850 South Cheyenne Canyon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 MoreLess Info
Known as the 'Grandest Mile of Scenery in Colorado', Seven Falls is a series of seven waterfalls located in South Cheyenne Canyon. On either side of the box canyon are the Pillars of Hercules which are narrow steep cliffs. Visitors can enjoy hiking and the computerized night light show here.
Aspen Valley Ranch is a 300 acre ranch on which a variety of programs and special events are hosted. Included are educational programs and workshops covering topics such as science and environmental education, music, the arts, and practical living skills.
94% 6222 votes
4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 MoreLess Info
One of the two mountain zoos in the country, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is home to a large number of animals including endangered species such as black-footed ferret, Mexican gray wolf and more. The zoo also maintains many animal exhibits and offers carousal, tot trains, pony rides and more.
Both experienced riders and beginners are welcome at the Academy Riding Stables. Guided horseback riding is held in the area known as the Garden of the Gods Park during the summer months with perimeter rides offered in the winter.
95% 1338 votes
south of U.S. 24 near 31st St., Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a local park which contains a variety of rock formations including parallel ridges and eroded canyons which can be explored through the numerous hiking trails present here. The park also contains old industrial sites such as quarries and gravel pits.
100% 58 votes
south-west, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
With Colorado Personal Tour Guide Company, visitors can tour the major historical sites and natural landmarks of the region, like Pikes Peak Mountain. The company offers services for horseback riding and walking tours.
Bear Creek Dog Park offers dogs and their owners a rural and rugged environment. Dogs can enjoy playing in the local creek, running the natural trails and showing their skills on the parks agility course.