Additional Things to See and Do
while in Idaho Springs, Colorado



 
 



Idaho Springs National Historic District 
   Downtown from 13th Avenue on Miner Street. Call (303)567-4709 for self
   guided and guided tours. Features many historical buildings displaying Victorian architecture of the late 1800's. 
Jackson Monument
   Highway 103 in front of Clear Creek Secondary school. George J. Jackson
made the first major gold discovery in Colorado here on January 7, 1859. 
Mount Evans Scenic Byway
   Highway 103. Open memorial Day to Snow Fall closing. The highest paved road in North America, 14,264 feet at the summit. Opportunities for viewing Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goats, as well as bristlecone pines and alpine tundra.
   Spectacular views of the Continental Divide. Fee charged. 
Oh My Gawd Road 
   Virginia Canyon. Experience mining history and a real mountain road while driving to Central City and Blackhawk casinos. 
Clear Creek Rafting Co.
   P.O. Box 3178, 350 Whitewater Rd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 / (303)567-1000 
Toll Free: (800)353-9901 Call for rates and availability
A & A Historical Trails Stable
Horseback Riding & Stables / P.O. Box 374, Russel Gulch, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-9106 
Georgetown Loop Railroad
   PO Box 217, 1106 Rose St., Georgetown, CO 80444  /  303-569-2403 or 1-800-691-4386
St. Mary's Glacier 
   One mile west of Idaho Springs on I-70 to exit 238, Fall River Road. 
Offers abundant scenery on the way to the foot of St. Mary's Glacier. 
 Underhill Museum
   1416 Miner Street. The museum was the office of the local assayer and
   contains a fascinating collection of mining artifacts. Call (303)567-4709 for hours of operation. 
Indian Springs Resort and Hot Mineral Springs
302 Soda Creek Road , Idaho Springs, Colorado 80452  /  (303) 989-6666
 Project Support Senior Center
  1402 Miner St. PO Box 1231, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
   303-567-2382 Fax: 567-1311  / Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
   Senior Housing, Meals, Transportation, Recreation, and Thrift Shop
Van Eden Ranch
Horseback Rides in Idaho Springs Area! 303-522-4625

 
Shopping
Mrs. Skipper's Dolls and Gifts 
P.O. Box 356, 1501 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-4544 
ECLECTICA 
P.O. Box 1572, 1430 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-1582 
Margie's Place 
P.O. Box 3249, 1534 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-9386 
Clear Creek Arrangements, Inc.
PO Box 1626 - 225 12th Ave. Idaho Springs, CO 80452 - 303-567-9619
Your Fishing Partner, LLC 
   P.O. Box 3291, 1524 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-1500 
 Chuck's Antique Stoves
   Phone: 303-569-2793 or 
Cell: 303-519-0123

 
Food & Beverage
Skipper's Ice Cream Parlor 
1501 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-4544 
Beau Jo's Pizza
   P.O. Box 3246, 1517 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-4376 
A. J.'s Green Chili Specialties
2745 Colorado Blvd. Idaho Springs, CO 80452  (303) 567-0970
 If  you have a store or rest. you want listed please use the button below for Notes and Queries
Tommyknocker Brewery
   P.O. Box 3188, 1401 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-2688
Two Brothers Deli 
   1424 Miner St. PO Box 182, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 - 303-567-2439 
Main Street Restaurant / 1518 Miner St. PO Box 155, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 - 303-567-2788
Indian Springs Resort
Restaurant & Lounge
302 Soda Creek, Idaho Springs, CO 80452   (303)567-1303 
 Buffalo Restaurant & Bar 
   1617 Miner St., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-2729 
Sunrise Donuts
2731 Colo Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452  (303)567-4093
Kings Derby
2801 Colo. Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452  (303)567-2185
West Winds Tavern
1631 Miner Street, Idaho Springs, CO 80452     (303)567-0982

 
Lodging in the Area
Indian Springs Resort and
Hot Mineral Springs
302 Soda Creek Road , Idaho Springs, Colorado 80452  /  (303) 989-6666
Brookside Inn Bed And Breakfast
2971 Fall River Rd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303) 567-9610
St Marys Glacier Bed & Breakfast
336 Crest Dr Idaho Springs, CO 80452
303-567-4084
    The Blair Motel 
   345 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452 (303)567-4661
Miners Pick B & B
1639 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452    303-567-2975 / 1-800-567-2975
Columbine Inn
2545 Colorado Blvd.,  Idaho Springs, CO 80452   (303)567-0948
H & H  Motor Lodge
2445 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452  (303)567-2838
  Georgetown Motor Inn
   1100 Rose St. Georgetown, CO 80444  (303)-569-3201 
Georgetown Super 8 Motel
1600 Argentine St., Georgetown, CO 80044   (303)-569-3211

Be Sure and Check the Clear Creek County Site for up to date info on Special Events in the Area too!