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The main road into Bonanza, Colorado

The main road into Bonanza, Colorado

The Town of Bonanza is a Statutory Town located in Saguache County, Colorado, United States. Formerly known as Bonanza City, Bonanza is a largely abandoned former silver mining town. Population: 16 (2011) i'm  so going to live here

The Town of Bonanza is a Statutory Town located in Saguache County, Colorado, United States. Formerly known as Bonanza City, Bonanza is a largely abandoned former silver mining town. Population: 16 i'm so going to live here

Bonanza, Colorado: Photos of Bonanza Ghost Town In Saguache County, CO

Bonanza, Colorado: Photos of Bonanza Ghost Town In Saguache County, CO

Main road out of the town Bonanza Colorado.

Main road out of the town Bonanza Colorado.

Driving up to Round Mountain. One of the jeep trips we like to take when we go to Bonanza. It makes a nice little day trip and the scenery is so pretty up there. Most times in late June there will be snow on the ground. photo by Steve Henrichs

Driving up to Round Mountain. One of the jeep trips we like to take when we go to Bonanza. Most times in late June there will be snow on the ground. photo by Steve Henrichs

Jeep trail coming down off of the back side of Round Mountain, Adler Gulch near Bonanza Colorado with a wonderful view of the San De Cristo Mountains. Photo taken by Susan Avis 2014

Jeep trail coming down off of the back side of Round Mountain, Adler Gulch near Bonanza Colorado with a wonderful view of the San De Cristo Mountains. Photo taken by Susan Avis 2014

Footbridge that spans across squirrel creek in Bonanza Colorado, photo taken in the early 1950's.

Footbridge that spans across squirrel creek in Bonanza Colorado, photo taken in the early

Engraving showing the settlement of Bonanza, Sagnache County, Colorado, 16th July 1880. In 1880 it was just a few tents, but by 1881 Bonanza had become a large town.

Engraving showing the settlement of Bonanza, Sagnache County, Colorado, July In 1880 it was just a few tents, but by 1881 Bonanza had become a large town.

Engraving showing the settlement of Bonanza, Sagnache County, Colorado, 1881. In 1880 Bonanza was just a collection of a few tents, but by 1881 the settlement had become a large town.

Engraving showing the settlement of Bonanza, Sagnache County, Colorado, In 1880 Bonanza was just a collection of a few tents, but by 1881 the settlement had become a large town.

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My grandpa's favorite old tree up on top of Round Mountain near Bonanza Colorado. We have found hunks of pyrite up here. This photo was taken by my brother a few years ago. photo by Steve Henrichs

My grandpa's favorite old tree up on top of Round Mountain near Bonanza Colorado. We have found hunks of pyrite up here. This photo was taken by my brother a few years ago. photo by Steve Henrichs

Bonanza mine

Photo of Bonanza Mine

Bonanza Colorado in the fall. Aspens turning yellow, orange an gold, breath taking view.

Bonanza Colorado in the fall. Aspens turning yellow, orange an gold, breath taking view.

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