Ted Schweitzer, Director of Transportation
P. (719) 689-3753
City Transit Phone: (719) 689-7711
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CRIPPLE CREEK TRANSIT CURRENT operating schedule – effective NOV. 16th at 5:00 pm
transit operations are suspended due to covid-19. operations will resume when it is safe to do so.
Please check this website for updates.
Historic Streetcar/Trolley Line Request for Proposal (RFP)
The City is soliciting for RFP’s to complete a feasibility study to identify construction and design costs, operating costs, environmental impact, and infrastructure impact for this proposed transportation project.
“2018 Small Community Transit Agency of the Year”
“2016 Best TRANSIT AGENCY/Bus Stop OF THE YEAR”
“2014 SMALL TRANSIT AGENCY OF THE YEAR”
Mission Statement: Our goal is to efficiently transport local citizens, students, and tourists to their destination within the cities of Cripple Creek and Victor. Our aim is to maintain a prompt schedule without sacrificing safety. Our intent is to emphasize the City’s museums, Heritage Center, and Medical Plaza; to promote the local economy by offering smooth and convenient service to our local retailers and businesses; and to educate our riders by offering transportation to our local historic buildings and sites.
For the Visually Impaired
Large-type printed materials of any city documents are available upon request.
Reasonable accommodations for the Cripple Creek system include the following:
- Positioning the bus for loading and unloading where there are no obstructions, construction and excessive grades or slopes.
- Allowing passengers with medical conditions to eat on the transit bus.
- Assisting all passengers in extreme weather conditions.
- Responding to all reasonable requests.
- Assisting all passengers as needed.
Reasonable accommodation requests can be submitted to the City Clerks office or requested at 719-689-3753.
Cripple Creek Bus
May 15 – October 15
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. with a driver lunch hour from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday service terminates at 8 p.m.
October 16 – May 14
7:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. with a driver lunch from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, with a driver lunch from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday service terminates at 8 p.m.
On demand service – call (719) 689-7711
This bus is equipped with a wheel chair lift. The bus will take you anywhere in town, to and from casinos, to and from hotels, and more. 20 minutes’ notice is strongly encouraged. Cost to ride the City of Cripple Creek’s shuttle is $1.00 per person; Children 12 and under will ride for free if they are accompanied by an adult. If they are alone, the cost is $1.00.
The 14 passenger Cripple Creek Shuttle is a 2016 Startrans Senator II.
Victor/Cripple Creek/Divide/Woodland Park Transit Service
Wednesday only – Effective February 1st, 2017
Depart Victor 8:30am
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 8:40am
Depart Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 8:45am
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:10am
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:15am
Arrive Woodland Park Library 9:25am
Depart Woodland Park Library 930am
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:40am
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:45am
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 10:10am
Depart Cripple Creek Aspen Mine Center 12:45pm
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride :110pm
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:15pm
Arrive Woodland Park Library 1:25pm
Depart Woodland Park Library 1:30pm
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:40pm
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:45pm
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 2:10pm
Gold Camp Connector
Cripple Creek Pick-Up Location: The Aspen Mine Center at 166 E. Bennett Ave.
May 15 – October 15: 6:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m.
On Saturdays and Sundays, the shuttle will not be running the 6:30 a.m. run.
On Fridays and Saturdays, there will be a run at 11:45 p.m.
October 16 – May 14: 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 10:45 p.m.
Victor Pick-up Location: The 3rd Street Plaza
May 15 – October 15: 6:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
On Saturdays and Sundays, the shuttle will not be running the 6:45 a.m. run.
On Fridays and Saturdays, there will be a run at 12:00 midnight.
October 16 – May 14: 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 11:00 p.m.
– Round trip for unaccompanied children that are not attending a school event
Cost is .25 cents – Each way for children going to and from school events
– Seniors (60 years and older)
– Handicapped individuals
– Children 12 and under if they are accompanied by an adult. If they are alone, the cost is $1.00
The Gold Camp Connector is a public transit service that is funded by the City of Cripple Creek, the City of Victor, local casinos, the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company, and the Federal Transit Assistance Program administered by the Colorado Department of Transportation, Division of Transit/Rail.
Vehicles are wheelchair accessible and operated in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. In accordance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, this service provider does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, national origin, or gender. Vehicles with lifts are available. To avoid a possible delay, please call (719) 689-3753 with any special needs.
The Gold Camp Connector is a 2013 Starcraft 16 Passenger
Cripple Creek Trolley
Dates and Hours of Operation:
May 15 – October 15
11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Hours are subject to change. Please see trolley stop business for details.
Fixed Stops At:
Bronco Billy’s Casino
Fire Station Museum # 3
Cripple Creek Jail Museum
Brass Ass Casino
Old Homestead House
Double Eagle Hotel & Casino
Cripple Creek District Museum
Train Car Information Center
Cripple Creek Heritage Center (on a request basis)
Modes of transportation in Teller County
Teller Senior Coalition www.tellerseniorcoalition.org
Ramblin Express www.ramblinexpress.com/casinoShuttles.html
Teller Taxi http://www.tellercab.com/service-area/
Yellow Cab http://www.yccos.com/
Other transportation services in the area.
Mountain Metro https://transit.coloradosprings.gov/