Central City/Black Hawk: Rivals Then, Rivals Now

Central City/Black Hawk: Rivals Then, Rivals Now 1

One hour west of Denver, the historic towns of Central City and Black Hawk still tell the story of Colorado’s roots. The Central City Mining District kicked off Colorado’s first gold rush. John Gregory discovered gold nuggets and flakes in Clear Creek and the event brought nearly 100,000 gold-hungry prospectors across the barren plains and … Read more Central City/Black Hawk: Rivals Then, Rivals Now

Central City Restaurants: Everything From Fine Dining to Saloons

Central City Restaurants: Everything From Fine Dining to Saloons 3

If you find yourself in Central City on your Colorado vacation, then you’re probably there for the casino scene.  With all the casino buffets around, it would seem that there is little room for restaurants in this small gambling town.  This presents a unique problem if you find yourself burned out on lukewarm chicken and … Read more Central City Restaurants: Everything From Fine Dining to Saloons