Cripple Creek Mountain Estates
Nestled in the mountains of Cripple Creek, Colorado, sits the community of Cripple Creek Mountain Estates. Located just west of Teller County Road 1, this close-knit neighborhood is the perfect place to return to nature, relax, and unplug after a hard day’s work. For those looking for custom homes offering breathtaking views, it doesn’t get any better than these mountaintop estates.
Why You Should Make Cripple Creek Mountain Estates Home
Cripple Creek Mountain Estates is the perfect place for nature lovers to live. Residents enjoy seeing wildlife as they walk the trails and watching the sun rise and set over the mountains. Spring days are spent at the local park, and who needs to wait for summer to splash around in the water when you have an indoor pool available? For those looking to get into shape, there’s a 24-hour fitness room. When you move to Cripple Creek Mountain Estates, you don’t just have a home—you also belong to a community that enjoys the same lifestyle you do.
Cripple Creek-Victor School District
Children living in Cripple Creek Mountain Estates attend the RE-1 Cripple Creek-Victor School District. Located Southwest of Colorado Springs, the district educates approximately 400 students in grades K-12. The CCV school district prides itself on providing high-quality education with no additional fees. Students who participate in athletics, music, art, drama, need tutoring, ride the bus, need healthcare, or attend field trips are able to enjoy them at no extra cost to the parent or guardian.
- ECE/Head Start
- Cresson Elementary
- Cripple Creek – Victor JR/SR High School
- Cripple Creek Victor District Website
Things to Do in Cripple Creek Mountain Estates
When you live in Cripple Creek Mountain Estates, finding ways to stay busy becomes second nature. In addition to the community amenities — an indoor heated pool, fitness center, and local park — the community enjoys hosting different events throughout the year. Residents love coming together for a friendly disc golf tournament, hitting the bullseye at the archery range, or having a great conversation at the Friday evening fish/steak fries.
Are you looking for a little adventure in your day? Head the four miles into town and test your luck at one of the nine local casinos, pan for gold, or tour a gold mine. Known for the wild donkeys roaming the area, every year, Cripple Creek has its annual Donkey Derby Days.
During this yearly event, people from all over descend on downtown for a chance to watch a donkey race inspired by the local herd, which are believed to be distant relatives of the original donkeys from the town’s Gold Rush days. The festival is filled with live entertainment, heritage competitions, and the chance to meet new baby donkeys.
Homes for Sale in Cripple Creek Mountain Estates
If you’re ready to start your home search in the community of Cripple Creek Mountain Estates, click here to contact Gold District Realty, LLC. Together, Ruth and Reed will guide you on your journey to finding the perfect home.