I took these photos about a week ago as I traveled from Breckenridge north up a portion of the “Million Dollar Highway” towards Rocky Mountain National Park.
Shortly after getting off Interstate 70 I arrived in Century City (and the little town of Black Hawk, just up the road). I haven’t researched the history of the towns but I bet (pun intended) it is interesting. The buildings in the small downtown area are gorgeous. Some may be in original condition but it looks like most have been restored. Most of the buildings are now occupied by small, quaint casinos (visited by patrons with Million Dollar dreams).
There seems to be a little settling going on at the Easy Street Casino (note the drooping roofline and tops of the windows):
Other than the Bull Durham casino, which I posted about a week ago, this one was my favorite: