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    Bonanza

    Bonanza Filming Locations


    Many famous scennes were shot at these locales for a multitude of westerns.


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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Bonanza Filming Locations


    Many famous scennes were shot at these locales for a multitude of westerns.
    Hickory Park on Duff used to be a Bonanza. Try wrapping your brain around that one.



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    Re: Bonanza

    Wesleybot is broken again



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    Re: Bonanza

    We saw one of the sets when we went to Reno and traveled over to Lake Tahoe.



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    Re: Bonanza

    Boy, they really got around. The Ponderosa was even bigger than I thought!




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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by canker2323 View Post
    Hickory Park on Duff used to be a Bonanza. Try wrapping your brain around that one.
    Hickory Park used to be in a little block building on Lincoln Way across the street a couple of blocks east of the Tip Top


    They say country music speaks to the heart. Unfortunately, it has to go through your ears to get there.

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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    Boy, they really got around. The Ponderosa was even bigger than I thought!
    The Ponderosa Steakhouse was on Lincoln Way back when the Bonanza was in the Hickory Park location.


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    Re: Bonanza

    I seem to recall the Virginia / Smokey Mts to be quite different scenery from the Tahoe piney forests, but Hollywood has to work with what they got..........


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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    I seem to recall the Virginia / Smokey Mts to be quite different scenery from the Tahoe piney forests, but Hollywood has to work with what they got..........
    HUH? What does Bonanza have to do with the Smokey Mountains?



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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by VTXCyRyD View Post
    HUH? What does Bonanza have to do with the Smokey Mountains?
    Must be thinkng about "The Virginian"


    They say country music speaks to the heart. Unfortunately, it has to go through your ears to get there.

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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    Hickory Park used to be in a little block building on Lincoln Way across the street a couple of blocks east of the Tip Top

    I don't remember that, but I remember them located on the corner of Duff and 16th.



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    Re: Bonanza

    The steak buffetts are not doing well. The Chinese buffetts are surviving. Is that a trend?


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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by somecyguy View Post
    I don't remember that, but I remember them located on the corner of Duff and 16th.
    That was something like the old "Tony's Little Italy" or something. They moved there from the block building and before the old Bonanza. At least I am pretty sure it was Hickory Park in the old block building back in the middle 70's.


    They say country music speaks to the heart. Unfortunately, it has to go through your ears to get there.

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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    Must be thinkng about "The Virginian"
    Opps; or maybe the big valley?


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    Re: Bonanza

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    I seem to recall the Virginia / Smokey Mts to be quite different scenery from the Tahoe piney forests, but Hollywood has to work with what they got..........
    Are you thinking Virginia because of Virginia City? I was confused about that as a kid too. But learned later that Virginia City is in Montana.


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