There is a 2:30 p.m. bus leaving Victor to Cripple Creek and a 7 pm bus returning to Victor following the event.
Newmont’s CC&V Gold Mine has delivered a pile of coarse and fine wood chips to the Victor Pass woodcutting site. Thank you to the mine! Now help yourself, folks!!
Gold Rush Days in Victor, Colorado is this weekend — July 14-16, 2017. Three special events highlighting Victor’s unique heritage are scheduled as follows.
- Guided Walking Tour of Sunnyside Cemetery–11 AM, Saturday, June 15, Tickets $10 per person available outside the cemetery gates or at the Victor~Lowell Thomas Museum. Call (719) 689-5509 for more information.
- Guided Walking Tour of Downtown Victor–11 AM, Saturday, June 15, Tickets $10 per person available at the Victor~Lowell Thomas Museum. Call (719) 689-5509 for more information.
- Narrated Trolley Tours–10 AM and 1 PM, Saturday, June 15, Leaving from the Cripple Creek Visitors Information Center (in the Old Restored Train Car between the Tourist Train Depot & the Cripple Creek District Museum), Tickets $10 per person available in the Restored Train Car. This hour and 40 minute trolley tour loops through Cripple Creek and Victor. Actors from the Victorian Society, portraying historic characters, step on the trolley at various locations along the way. These tours are also available the First & Third Saturday of each month during the summer season. Call (719) 689-3289 for more information.
Of course the Victor~Lowell Thomas Museum and the Victor~Agriculture & Mining Museum are open all weekend. Click this highlighted link for a complete Schedule of all the Gold Rush Days Events. Hope to see you there.
Victor Heritage Society–Working Together to Preserve Historic Victor, Colorado. For more details about VHS Activities & Membership see our web page www.VictorHeritageSociety.com. Mailing address: PO Box 424, Victor, CO 80860.
Advertise your business/organization or just let your freak flag fly at the GRD Parade on Sunday, July 16th! Parade forms are available online at http://cityofvictor.com/goldrushdays or at City Hall or the Claim Jumper! Don’t forget there is an Ugly Truck Contest during the parade!
Please move your vehicles….we really don’t like to do it for you 🙂