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Cripple Creek 2015 Ice Festival

Just a few photos from Cripple Creek’s annual Ice Festival that’s held during two weekends during the month of February each year.  The festival is a lot of fun and normally the weather is very nice.  122 more words

Cripple Creek

On this day: the Cripple Creek miners' strike began in 1894

Cripple Creek under martial law, 1894.

On the 7th of February, 1894, tensions between the Western Federation of Miners and their employers boiled over into what would be a strike lasting five months. 60 more words


Schneebedeckte Berge

Wann mein Freund Jim hat immer noch in Colorado gewohnt, wir haben eine Tradition gehabt. Auf einen Bankfeiertag sind wir zu Cripple Creek gefahren. Wir waren seit Oberschule Freunde gewesen. 108 more words


Snow Covered Mountains

When my friend Jim still lived in Colorado we had a tradition. On President’s Day, we would drive to Cripple Creek. We had been friends since high school. 109 more words