Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 18

Thread: Bonanza

  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 437,334, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 40.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    65,660
    Points
    437,334
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,573
    Given: 1,221

    Bonanza

    Bonanza Filming Locations


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


    Let Prohm's Posse Ride: Georges, Georgios, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 20,713, Level: 43
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 37
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    canker2323's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Tijuana
    Posts
    1,186
    Points
    20,713
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 93
    Given: 13

    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.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 433,763, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    23,034
    Points
    433,763
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,851
    Given: 1,087

    Re: Bonanza

    Wesleybot is broken again



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 788,882, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    54,224
    Points
    788,882
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,707
    Given: 2,549

    Re: Bonanza

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



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 198,801, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Aclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, Ia.
    Posts
    13,270
    Points
    198,801
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 364
    Given: 1,241

    Re: Bonanza

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




    "Cyclones on the run!"

    -John Walters


  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 60,382, Level: 76
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,268
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclones_R_GR8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    4,077
    Points
    60,382
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 480
    Given: 1,116

    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.

  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 82,856, Level: 89
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 894
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranCreated Album pictures
    TXCyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    TX
    Posts
    3,789
    Points
    82,856
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 623
    Given: 412

    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.


    Remember, you're unique. Just like everyone else.

    Until further notice, the Big 12 tournament is best. There's an experience here. Not just the teams -- the feel, the vibe, the establishments. Iowa State not only won the pregame -- filling the nearby Power & Light District -- it won the whole damn scene.

  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 78,574, Level: 87
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,576
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    5,528
    Points
    78,574
    Level
    87
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 254
    Given: 441

    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..........


    "We are first and foremost an educational institution that values integrity, honesty and treating others with fairness and respect".

    -ISU President Gregory Geoffroy; circa May 2003.

  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 89,818, Level: 93
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 1,432
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VTXCyRyD's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    3,533
    Points
    89,818
    Level
    93
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 295
    Given: 186

    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?



  10. #10
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 60,382, Level: 76
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,268
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclones_R_GR8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    4,077
    Points
    60,382
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 480
    Given: 1,116

    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.

  11. #11
    Rookie
    Points: 8,435, Level: 27
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 315
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    375
    Points
    8,435
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 93
    Given: 35

    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.



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 437,334, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 40.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    65,660
    Points
    437,334
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,573
    Given: 1,221

    Re: Bonanza

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


    Let Prohm's Posse Ride: Georges, Georgios, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  13. #13
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 60,382, Level: 76
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,268
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cyclones_R_GR8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    4,077
    Points
    60,382
    Level
    76
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 480
    Given: 1,116

    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.

  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 78,574, Level: 87
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,576
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    5,528
    Points
    78,574
    Level
    87
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 254
    Given: 441

    Re: Bonanza

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


    "We are first and foremost an educational institution that values integrity, honesty and treating others with fairness and respect".

    -ISU President Gregory Geoffroy; circa May 2003.

  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 82,856, Level: 89
    Level completed: 51%, Points required for next Level: 894
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranCreated Album pictures
    TXCyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    TX
    Posts
    3,789
    Points
    82,856
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 623
    Given: 412

    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.


    Remember, you're unique. Just like everyone else.

    Until further notice, the Big 12 tournament is best. There's an experience here. Not just the teams -- the feel, the vibe, the establishments. Iowa State not only won the pregame -- filling the nearby Power & Light District -- it won the whole damn scene.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM