Highway 6 Closure Schedule

Now through early 2015 US 6 will be have Temporary Intermittent Closures between mile markers 260.5 to 271 Monday-Thursday night between the hours of 10 p.m. to 8 a.m. (possibly later to clear all material from the roadway).

Job Openings

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Current Weather Conditions

Click HERE for a live feed from the City of Black Hawk's new weather station.

Go I-70


More Mountains. Less Traffic 

Click the Go I70 logo above for Real-Time Road Information, Travel Forcast, I-70 News, Twin Tunnel Project information, and other information.

Scenic & Historic Byway Tours

For a beautiful drive in the mountains, here is a link to the Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways website.  We recommend the Peak to Peak trip, starting in Estes Park or Nederland, and ending in beautiful Black Hawk!



Black Hawk Preservation & Restoration Video


On behalf of the City of Black Hawk, I would like to present this video production, titled The Preservation and Restoration of Black Hawk, narrated by Baxter Black. When viewing the video, please keep in mind that the City of Black Hawk has taken enormous care in preserving the rich and diverse history of our City, while keeping a constant eye to the future.
As a community, we are proud of our achievements and despite some negative publicity the success of our historic grant program has far exceeded even our own expectations. 
We invite you to visit Black Hawk and make your own assessment of our accomplishments. We hope that you will enjoy the presentation and appreciate the progress we are making in “Preserving the Past, Preparing for the Future, Still Making History.” 
David D. Spellman
Click HERE to play the video



Black Hawk, "The City of Mills," is one of Colorado's oldest cities. It is one of a number of towns that grew up in "Gregory's Gulch," the narrow ravine where Georgia prospector John H. Gregory first discovered lode gold in the western part of Kansas Territory in 1859...

Click Here for complete history.


Black Hawk Tramway

When you arrive in Black Hawk, ride our free tramway to your favorite casino.  Click the Tramway Logo to go to the Black Hawk Tramway website.

City of Black Hawk's Facebook Page
City of Black Hawk's Facebook Page

Click on the link above to navigate to the City of Black Hawk's Facebook page for the latest information about Black Hawk.


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