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KOA-Cripple Creek

2576 CR 81, Cripple Creek, CO 80813
+1 719-689-5647
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2576 CR 81, Cripple Creek, CO 80813
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite KOA's. Well-maintained, clean, and situated on a hillside in a beautiful valley, surrounded by mountains. The sites are terraced up the hillside, and kept level. Only drawback is no pool, but realistivally, not sure how having one would be practical for...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed here in late August and the location is very pretty. The altitude is about 10,000 feet, so people with altitude issues should acclimatize first. The management were friendly and helpful. The restrooms, showers, and laundry room were very clean. The sites are not...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife and I stayed here the weekend and week after Labor Day. My fifth wheel is 38 ft long. The sites are all gravel and the campground is very well maintained. The management, as I say in the title, are very wonderful folks. The...More

1  Thank Joel O
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had a great time at this campground. The scenery is amazing and the location is very quiet and peaceful. The kids loved playing on the train and playgrounds. We rented the deluxe cabin which is located in front of the campground so we had...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Sites are narrow and not real level but acceptable. Laundry room very clean. We wanted someplace cool and we definitely got it here (came from Arizona's high heat). Love the town of Cripple Creek and look forward to spending the day there tomorrow.

Thank Edigs
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at this campground while visiting the Pike's Peak area. The grounds are lovely - very clean, lots of activities for families with children, and WONDERFUL staff. The staff who we interacted with (I believe Tom was the man on duty...More

Thank Kelli S
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is so far was one of the BEST KOA campground we ever stayed. We arrived around 10:30 pm. We had to used the bathroom... OH BOY!...I could not believe what I see... The bathroom was so clean.. I thought I was in the wrong...More

2  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed in one of the one room no restroom (in cabin) cabin at the Cripple Creek KOA and had the best lodging experiences ever! Owners Tom and Pattie kept the restrooms, shower and other facilities Immaculate and took the time to...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This was our first time staying at at KOA and we were not sure what to expect. We stayed in one of the cabins and we were more than pleased with the cabin and the campground. The host were super friendly and helpful and took...More

Thank Ddiediker
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This was our first experience with a KOA (brand new trailer, first time camping in it). We were NOT disappointed in the Cripple Creek KOA. Nice clean camp ground with a small store and centrally located to many attractions. From there, we ventured out to...More

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Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
538 reviews
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Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company
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The Butte Theatre
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Chaaluna
We are staying in a deluxe cabin this weekend, and I was wondering if we need to bring cups, silverware and dishes or are they provided? Also, it says to bring your own sheets and towels, but does that mean that blankets and comforters are provided? O do we need to bring those, as well? TIA
7 July 2016|
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Response from Chaaluna |
I spoke to the manager today, and he answered this question for me. They provide 4 towels, 4 washcloths, and the sheets and blankets for the bunk beds and queen bed. If you plan to use the futon, you must bring your own... More
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2576 CR 81, Cripple Creek, CO 80813
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cripple Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 719-689-5647
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Description
At 10,000 feet above sea level, the Cripple Creek KOA is the highest KOA in the world. It is always cool (normal mid-June to mid-August highs 70-80, normal lows 40-50 degrees Fahrenheit) and never humid. There are glorious sunsets with quiet, restful nights and fabulous star gazing . We have a Colorado high country setting, a peaceful mountain location bordering BLM forest land.

The Cripple Creek/Victor area is full of things to do - Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, live entertainment at the Butte Theater, steam train ride between Cripple Creek and Victor, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, CC/Victor Gold Mining Company which is a huge commercial gold reclamation operation, Cripple Creek Museum, nearby horseback riding, hiking up Trachyte Knob adjacent to the campground, fishing at Skaguay or Eleven Mile reservoirs, as well as numerous casinos in Cripple Creek for your gambling pleasure. It is always fun to look for the donkeys that have roamed around Cripple Creek for years.

The campground is located centrally to the Colorado Springs/Pike's Peak area attractions as well as the Royal Gorge Country attractions, each area being 45 minutes to one hour away. Guests use us as a base-camp for going to these other areas. We can keep you busy for days! Our staff is able to help with reservations for our guests at numerous Colorado Springs and Royal Gorge attractions, e.g. Colorado Springs/Manitou Springs Cog Railway, Flying W Ranch in Colorado Springs, Royal Gorge Route Train, Echo Canyon or other rafting companies in the Royal Gorge area.

At the campground, our RV sites are spacious pull-thrus with open, spectacular views of the high mountain countryside. Tent campers may choose a wilderness site in the aspen trees or a deluxe tent site that has a ramada cover, electricity and water. We have ten camping cabins and two camping lodges. We offer pancake breakfast service on Saturdays and Sundays from Memorial Day to Labor Day for an additional charge. There is a camping kitchen for use by our guests. We have a game room, volleyball and a playground. All of our sites have fire pits for great campfires on cool evenings. Children 6 years and younger are free and pets are welcome.

Leave the hot weather behind! Join us for COOL weather in our serene mountain setting!
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