Getting to Black Hawk

The City of Black Hawk is located 25 miles West of Denver.

Through historic Central City

  • from Denver take Interstate 70 West
  • I-70 exit 243 to Central City/Hidden Valley
  • take Central City Parkway to Black Hawk and Central City

For fun mountain driving from Denver

  • from Denver take U.S. Highway 6 West
  • U.S. Highway 6 merges into CO Highway 119 (Peak to Peak Scenic Biway)
  • follow CO Highway 119 to Black Hawk

Boulder and the Peak to Peak

  • from Boulder take Boulder Canyon Dr. West to Nederland
  • in Nederland turn South on CO Highway 119 (Peak to Peak Scenic Biway)
  • continue on CO Highway 119 to Black Hawk

Scenic Summer Drive

  • from Denver take U.S. Highway 6 West
  • turn North on CO Highway 93 North
  • turn West on CO Highway 46
  • follow CO Highway 46 through scenic Golden Gate Park
  • turn left at CO Highway 119 (Peak to Peak Scenic Byway)
  • continue on CO Highway 119 to Black Hawk