Cripple Creek is a historic mining town turned into a big casino hotspot. With a total of 9 casinos located along the main street, as well as multiple other shops and restaurants. Cripple Creek is located about 45 miles from Colorado Springs in Teller County, Colorado. Most of the town is shown in this image, along with the active gold mine located just outside of the town. (Mine is in top middle of picture below, covered with snow).