October Events for Central City and Cripple Creek
While you’re in Central City or Cripple Creek this month, you might want to join one of the following events. Details may change, so check out in advance.
Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 (every Saturday night in October). Visit the city’s scariest historic landmarks, led by guides from Gilpin County Historical Society. Hour long walking tours feature re-enactments of supernatural accounts by costumed actors and ghostly encounters at various haunts around town. Not for anyone under 16. Call 303-582-5283 for further information.
Mine to Mine Challenge
Oct. 12, 10 a.m. Cripple Creek, starting across from the Mollie Kathleen Mine at the Cripple Creek Heritage Center and ending at the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold. This road race is point-to-point and includes mixed flats and hills. A bag-drop service will be available for all runners. Transportation will be provided from the Finish Line to the Brass Ass Beer Garden and to the Start Line. This road race takes place at an altitude of 9,494 feet. Register at www.Active.com.