Sasquatch Casino & Online Sports Betting

If you are on a quest to find the ever-elusive Sasquatch, good news: He has been found.

Located in the lobby of the Sasquatch casino, Harry the Sasquatch, stands 7-foot 4-inches tall and greets visitors near the bar. The Sasquatch casino prides itself on being the smallest casino in Black Hawk, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in ambiance. Besides Harry, there are 141 gaming machines and an arcade with 15 games including Pac-Man and pinball games in full view of the casino floor. Don’t forget to rub Harry’s butt for good luck before you start to play. It’s a thing.

Online Sports Betting & Sportsbook At Sasquatch Casino

Sasquatch Casino Online Sportsbook: Sasquatch Casino, and its sister casino the Wild Card Saloon, are both partnered with IGT PlaySports, though the app is not live in Colorado yet.

Sasquatch Casino Online Sportsbook Bonuses: Not yet known.

Sasquatch Casino Retail Sportsbook: Sasquatch Casino has not yet opened its retail sports betting window or kiosks.

Sasquatch Casino Fact Table

Year opened2011
Phone number720-880-1616
Address125 Gregory Street Black Hawk, Colo. 80422
Number of slots130
Number of table games0
Minimum age to gamble?21

Casino History

The Sasquatch Casino received its gaming license July 5, 2011 and opened its doors July 7, 2011. Owned and operated by the Smith Family, specifically Ed and Shirley Smith, who also have a stake in the Wild Card Saloon Black Hawk. The Smith Family prides itself on the staff at Sasquatch being family, thus adding to the allure of coziness this casino attempts to bring to its guests. The Sasquatch Casino spans two floors, with both attempting to recreate that “rustic mining-town feel.” When you visit Sasquatch you will able to play slots regardless of your budget, as their slots range for .01 to $1 per. Be forewarned, there are no gaming tables in Sasquatch, only slots.

Loyalty Program

The Sasquatch’s loyalty program is called Club Ocean and it has four tiers, ranging from Blue to Black. In order to climb the tiers of the program players must earn a certain number of qualifying points each month. The highest-level tier points is 45,000. Every Tuesday at the ‘Squatch is Diamond Tuesday, a two-tier program for loyal players. Players who earn 25 players points may receive $20 free slot play, free beer, or a free meal. For players who earn 100 points or more, they receive one ticket for every 100 points earned and every jackpot hit on Diamond Tuesday. The tickets are your chance to spin the big wheel for cash prizes. For those who belong to URComped VIP membership, Sasquatch Casino honors that also.

Does Sasquatch casino have games that will fit any budget?

Sasquatch casino has 130 slot machines whose price to play range from .01 to $1

How old do you have to be to gamble in Sasquatch casino?

The legal gambling age in Colorado is 21 and that applies to Sasquatch casino. However, the Sasquatch is rare in that it also includes an arcade for all ages. The arcade has 15 games and includes a crane game where you can try your luck at snagging a prize.

Who owns Sasquatch Casino?

The casino is owned by the Ed and Shirley Smith, who also have a stake in the Wild Card Saloon.

How far is Sasquatch Casino from Denver?

Sasquatch Casino is about 38 miles from downtown Denver, about a 50-minute drive.


About the Author

Chris Nesi

Chris Nesi is Managing Editor of Colorado Sharp. He’s been an editor and writer for more than a decade, with experience spanning newspapers, magazines, digital news, and commercial writing. His work can be found in publications including TechCrunch, Mental Floss and Huffington Post. Chris lives just outside of Denver and enjoys regular trips to Black Hawk. He bets the hard ways and always splits 8s.