Summer is just getting started! Come see why Black Hawk is one of Colorado’s top destinations.  Just 40 miles from Denveryou can enjoy beautiful mountain views, indulge in delicious food, relax at the spa, test your luck at one of our casinos and much more. In Black Hawk, you can come for the casinos and then, make it what you want! Here are the top 7 ways to help you start planning your Black Hawk getaway.


1. Explore the Town

Summer is a great time to get out and explore our little mountain town. Take a stroll around Main Street where you can enjoy beautiful flowers, check out public art sculptures, and learn more about Black Hawk’s history. Go back in time with a self-guided walking tour to experience the history and interesting historic buildings that give you a feel for life during the gold rush.

Mardi Gras Casino In Black Hawk Colorado

2. Eat and Drink

What’s a getaway without good food and drinks? Black Hawk has many different options for dining—from casual to gourmet, and everything in between! You can find burgers, steak, seafood, pizza, and more. You can even stop by a buffet for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Whatever you’re craving, you are sure to find it here!

Group with drinks at restaurant

3. Lodging

Black Hawk has over 1,000 hotel rooms to stay and play with plans for 500 additional rooms to open in late 2019.  Enjoy your stay with beautiful mountain views then head down to the casinos to try your luck at winning big. Learn more about our hotel and lodging options here!

View of Black Hawk Colorado

4. Hiking, Biking, and Camping

Black Hawk’s Maryland Mountain Trail system is on of the most amazing trail systems in the State. Spend a day on the mountain hiking, biking, or mountain biking and discover some hidden gems and gorgeous views from the mountain tops. Spend time outdoors, then kick back and have some fun at one of our many casinos. 


Black Hawk’s Maryland Mountain Trail system

5. Enjoy the Scenery

If “roughing it” outside isn’t your preference, there’s still plenty to enjoy by taking in some scenery from the comfort of your car or cooling off by the creek. Located alongside Clear Creek, Black Hawk is surrounded by some of the best mountain views in Colorado.  Take a drive on any of our favorite scenic trips!

Couple enjoying Black Hawk, CO scenery

6. Relax

Wind down during your Black Hawk visit. Spend your time at the spa giving yourself the R&R you deserve. Interested in a massage? Or how about a  facial or pedicure? Heck, why not all three? The choice to pamper yourself is yours when you make it what you want in Black Hawk.

Spend your time at the spa,Black Hawk, CO

7. Play

Last but not least, try your luck at some of Colorado’s best casinos in Black Hawk! Make sure to check out our monthly promotions to stay in the know about our latest casino giveaways, discounts and cash prizes!

Slot machines in Black Haw, Colorado

With such a wide variety of activities to enjoy, Black Hawk is the perfect summer getaway for everyone! What are you waiting for? Start making what you want and plan your next visit today, and be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated on all the excitement going on in Black Hawk.