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January Events in & around Cripple Creek, Florissant & Local Communities

The first week of the new year is over and we’re well into January. There isn’t a lot going on around the area this month, but that doesn’t mean there’s “nothing to do”. 230 more words


December Drawing Winner

Last year is over and we’re a few days into January 2017, so it’s time to announce the winner of our December drawing. We’re happy to let you know that… 83 more words


November Events

The holidays are just around the corner and we have some fun events November in the Cripple Creek, Florissant, and Victor area. They include:

A Cripple Creek Christmas Carol… 84 more words



Cripple Creek, Colorado.

Quote of the day: “It is good people who make good places.” — Anna Sewall

Daily gratitudes:
Dr. Angie, an excellent vet… 17 more words


Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Cripple Creek Comes to Life

The Gold Camp Victorian Society of Cripple Creek, Colorado held their annual cemetery tour, with Zeb and Soapy Smith Duck proudly in attendance.   This great tour features pioneers of the Cripple Creek area, portrayed by members of the Gold Camp Victorian Society.   904 more words

Furry Friends

At Cripple Creek & Florissant Ace Hardware stores, we know that your pets are important family members to you and we enjoy having you bring them into our stores when you come to shop. 225 more words

Colorado Roots in the Rockies

© 2013 by Kathleen Kemsley, first published in Rider Magazine, August 2014

As children we heard many of Grandma Louise’s stories about Colorado.  She was born in a log cabin a few miles outside of Creede, to a mother who had been born in Leadville and spent part of her childhood in Cripple Creek.  1,692 more words

Motorcycle Rides