Great getaway from the Vegas heat. We have a Subaru Impreza outback sport and we were scraping in some places. I don't know the exact number, but there are a lot of them. Only made it about half way, turned back due to waist deep snow. we did 10 mi the first day, starting from lower bristlecone and then 7 the next to Bonanza trail head in cold creek. Panoramic views and great spots to camp. Heavily frequented by wild horses, elk and deer; it is extremely important to respect these animals and their precious habitat. Good amount of shade. No time for long breaks, for the sun will be setting before you know it. Snow starts at the trailhead and gets progressively deeper. This 2,016 square foot house sits on a 0.53 acre lot and features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Next time I'll definitely use bug spray (lots of gnats). Continue driving (slowly -- look out for wild horses on & along road) until you reach the end of pavement on main road. Beautiful views, you could hear the wind approaching and were above the birds flying around.Would love to do this hike again. Hike is more like 9 miles rather than the stated 7.9. The best way to do this trail (in my opinion) is from the upper bristlecone trailhead past the ski resort. Anyway, this is a fantastic hike with really nice views. Pretty much up hill the whole way, you will feel the burn and then some! It's a good trail if you're training for backpacking. quite, well matained trail to start. Bonanza Peak and a wild horse. Drive 16 miles until the road dead ends into the Bonanza trailhead (Waypoint 1). The Bonanza Trail is a fine, and remarkably well-maintained, trail that connects the upper parking lot of the Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort with the community of Cold Creek. We will be doing maintenance on the first couple miles of the Bonanza Trail from the Cold Creek trailhead. Join us for some cooler weather, beautiful scenery, and meaningful work. Had to turn around at about the 1.6 mile point, as the trail was undiscernable beneath the snow. Lots of steep switch backs contribute to the difficult rating of the hike. Dogs are also able to use this trail. We all made it back to our cars between 5:30-6pm. We are from Georgia so if we get out that way again this is a definite to do. The trail then pivots east along Westcliff Drive and then … Turn onto the signed Cold Creek road and follow it for 15-20 miles into the small community of Cold Creek (no services). In general Bonanza trail is … The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and horses and is best used from March until November. Easy to get lost. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. 45 Camp Bonanza Rd is a house in Cold Creek, NV 89124. The drive to the trailhead(from Vegas) is a little longer than other hikes on Mt. Each and every switchback you come to will lead to an ascending trail. got a little hard to follow near the peak but found the log book with no problems. Once you attain the saddle, turn to your left (south) and you will again see the very obvious trail heading off towards a wooded area. Pack a lunch and wear good shoes and socks. Explore the best trails in Coldwater, Michigan on TrailLink. This property features a paved … Really epic views, great trails (for the most part) and a hike that you will earn. absolutely stunning trail. The trail starts at the Bonanza Trailhead above Cold Creek, climbs some 80 switchbacks to the crest of the Spring Mountains, then heads south along the crest, passing a few more switchbacks, to the summit. You must be a self-sufficient desert hiker, prepared for emergencies -- it could easily be days or weeks before you see another hiker. Not too hot because it is mostly in the shade. Snow is soft in the afternoon. Dry hike, pack lots of water. The trail head can easily be found at the corner of Cold Creek Road and Shootingstar Road in the town of Cold Creek. I-95 N from Las Vegas, continue past SR 157 (Mt. Bonanza Trail. This climb is less strenuous than either the North or South Loop trails in Mt. Abundant wildlife in the area including wild horses, deer and elk. Bonanza Hike Summary : After following the paved Cold Creek Road through to the edge of town, it will turn into a dirt road. Gold was discovered there by local miners on August 16, 1896; when news reached Seattle and San Francisco the following year, it triggered a stampede of … The trail begins at the Kellogg Zaher Soccer Complex and heads west to the Bill Briare Park, where a ramp takes users up to the Tenaya Way overpass. Current trail map and GPS points for OHV riding and camping at Cold Creek in Nevada. This mountain bike primary trail … Did almost all of this trail to the saddle on November 2, 2020 but had to turn back with only a mile or so to the saddle because of daylight! The elevation at the parking lot and trailhead is … There is a log book to sign at the peak, which is off a "hidden path" from the main trail. It is possible you missed the continuation of the Bonaza trail at a point where there is a well-used trail down to Cheeney Creek as illustrated in the photo below (Cheeney Creek left, Bonanza right between the poles). Arizona skyrocket. Switchback again and make a long traverse up, with views to the creek valley, then head into a gully to cross a creek and view the adit to the Bonanza Mine. Mount Charleston North to South via Trail Canyon, Bonanza Trail (Spring Mountains Divide Trail), Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. If you don’t have the clearance you could high center. The hills up to Bonanza Peak are covered with either wildflowers or pine trees. Very scenic, with a surprising amount of lookout points all along the trail considering how well-forested it is. Charleston-Kyle Canyon) and SR 156 (Lee Canyon), and head as if driving to Indian Springs. Trail surfaces are indicated by icons for paved trails, crushed stone, unimproved, boardwalk or road sections as represented in the trail chart. Not particularly difficult to find the turn-off to leave the Divide Trail and reach the peak. The trail is forested all the way to the summit with trees that provide lots of shade. This property was built in 1990 and last sold on August 10, 2018 for $359,000. I am 5 months pregnant and this made the out and back approximately 10 miles. Amazing views on the way up. 62 Camp Bonanza Rd is approximately 1,280 square feet, which is 37% below the Cold Creek median of 2,016 and 30% below the … I wouldn’t try to make this drive in a car. I had to turn around at the 2.3 mile mark due to not being able to find the trail. The switchbacks will make you feel the burn, but the views are pretty awesome on the way up. if you do this it will add 4 miles to your hike up and back....and at least 1.5hrs. Home > Nevada > Cold Creek > Trail Map : Cold Creek: Las Vegas, NV Click icons to locate. There is just a fire ring but no other amenities. Only pull your horse trailer part of the way to Camp Bonanza, pull off to the L on one of the dirt roads and park/unload horses there (limited pkg/turn around at trailhead). But, it is absolutely stunning. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. The Klondike Gold Rush was a migration by an estimated 100,000 prospectors to the Klondike region of the … The gravel road to get there is pretty rough, so make sure the car you take has a higher clearance. Only wish there was more daylight! The two mile dirt road approaching the trailhead was pretty rough on my car but it's doable. Although I've never done the thru-route, I'm told that the entire 16 mile stretch of the trail makes a fantastic backcountry outing. Charleston; but it's not a beginner's hike. Quite the Elevation change as well. Lots of wildlife. The current list price for 45 Camp Bonanza Rd is $430,000, which is 6% above the median price of $404,500 for Cold Creek and 38% below the median of $688,888 for 89124. Leave the hustle and bustle behind and enjoy being in Cold Creek, a hamlet nestled in Toiyabe National Forest with a wonderful country ambiance. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Bonanza Peak via Spring Mountain Divide Trail is a 7.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Indian Springs, Nevada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. 2 1/2 miles until it ends into the parking area. Just a great hiking destination not far from Vegas. Michigan Multi-Use Trails Directory & Map Michigan’s multi-use trails stretch more than 2,100 miles across the state. Do NOT follow down the descending trail. Regular maintenance is critical for the longevity of trail systems, as well as limited impact recreation. 62 Camp Bonanza Rd was built in 1983 and last sold on … But some of it is hard to follow due to wash outs and steep ravines. Lots of switchbacks. From the Bonanza Trail trailhead in Cold Creek, follow the obvious trail up to the saddle at the top of the ridge. The 990 sq. Distance: 10 miles – up and back Elevation gain: 2,300 feet Elevation of Peak: 10,400 feet Time: 5 to 6 hours – up and back Difficulty: 3 Class: 1 How easy to follow: 2 Children: No Waypoints (WGS84): See Page Fee: None Best season: Summer Do it from the upper bristlecone trailhead. Was informed by a mountain biker, if doing the bonanza trail, take personal protection because of mountain lions. Might not be great for those afraid of heights but doable. 45 Camp Bonanza Rd is approximately 2,016 Sqft, which is 2% below the median size in Cold Creek of 2,054 square feet and 14% below the median size in … My friends and I did this 17mi trail as an overnight. The last person to sign the book at the summit was there 4 days before us. About the Trail - Bonanza Trail follows the crest of the Spring Mountains for 16 miles - connecting Cold Creek with the Bristlecone Trail in Lee Canyon. Truck or SUV recommended. There is a clearing about 100 yards from the trailhead where you can camp. Did this trail twice. From North Las Vegas, travel north on Highway 95 approximately 20 miles to Cold Creek Road. Turn west and go 13 miles to Shootingstar Road, just past the Fire Station. I did this trail 7/11/20 starting at Upper Bristle Cone Trail and continuing to the Bonanza Peak Trail head and beyond. Just so people know, there is a trail along the 95 also named Bonanza Trail and is for biking, walking, dogs allowed. First time made it to the first saddle, second time all the way to the logbook. A ride through the town of Cold Creek Nevada heading up Bonanza trail on Mt. Bonanza Peak Mountain, 1½ miles south; Willow Peak Mountain, 1½ miles west; Other Places. Peaks seen from Cold Creek Road . This 1,280 square foot house sits on a 0.7 acre lot and features 1 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. The trail passes closely by the burned area from “Mack's Canyon Fire” of 1981. Leave the trail at the cairn and ascend cross country to the ridgeline and ultimately the peak. ft. single-family home is a 2 bed, 2.0 bath property. There was still a little bit of snow up top. My husband and I took this hike in June 2006, the weather was perfect. Wildflowers are found along the trail as well as on the … Very secluded. Just follow the stacked rocks to guide you. The median home value in Cold Creek, NV is $ 295,000. Bonanza Trailhead which accesses Bonanza Peak is little over an hour north from the Vegas Strip. USFS - Humboldt-Toiyabe NF Spring Mtns NRA (702) 515-5400 emerg (702) 872-5306. I recommend waiting until the end of June for the ice to melt or try the southern route. As a reference point, I hiked Raintree Trail (5.3 miles and over 1,800 foot climb) last week in two hours and twenty minutes (half the time). To get to the trailhead, follow this road for 2.2 miles to a parking area. The elevation at the parking lot and trailhead is … Great trail. Typical section of trail. Bonanza Trailhead 950 feet southeast; Cold Creek Picnic Area 2½ miles north; Willow Creek Campground Camp, 2½ miles northwest; Clark County Fire Department Station 82 Building, 3 miles north it's a buttkicker, the climb to the first peak (Bonanza) is no joke. It seemed a little longer than 8 miles. Bonanza Trail is a 15 km popular black diamond doubletrack family friendly trail located near Cavite. Upper had a slight dusting of snow. What an incredible hike. Definetely felt like more than 87 switchbacks! 15 miles). On the edge of the burn . From the saddle, looking west into the valley below will be Pahrunp NV. This was a spectacular hike. a very welcome break from Vegas. Did the hike on the 18th of May and to my surprise there was still a lot of ice on the trail especially in the upper part where there is more shadow in the woods. I have a Hyundai Elantra so I parked my car at the beginning of the gravel road and walked to the trailhead. Even though I was feeling sluggish today, the trail definitely seemed longer than 7.9 miles. 67 Camp Bonanza Rd , Cold Creek, NV 89124-9281 is currently not for sale. Bring lunch and plenty of water. Stay on the trail, ascending mostly gentle switchbacks. Still a little too early (April 2, 2020) unless you have snow shoes. I tend to bring a min of 3L and end up empty both times before making it down. Be sure to take GPS, maps, and download Alltrails on your cell! Bonanza is forested with Ponderosa and Bristlecone Pines, White Fir, and Quaking Aspens. We started hiking at 8:30. It's easy and a great workout. The walk-in campground is up the hill, AWAY from the trailhead in pkg area. With more than 38 Coldwater trails covering 326 miles, you’re bound to find a perfect trail like the Central City Trail or Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. We are all experienced long distance hikers, and this trail took us much longer than an average long trail due to the unrelenting ascents in both directions (and slow pace for me on the scary parts). I would also add that Raintree Trail was more difficult. Lots of switchbacks. This hike is a must for anyone who likes to feel accomplished. Bonanza Hike Summary: After following the paved Cold Creek Road through to the edge of town, it will turn into a dirt road. Bonanza Trail From the trailhead near Cold Creek, the trail climbs a series of switchbacks with continually changing views of the foothills below. Staging Area Various Trails Various Trails Various Trails Various Trails. This was a fantastic day hike. Spectacular views can be seen from the crest, and our camp. The last two miles is a gravel road. saw little to no wildlife. Trail is easy followable, beautiful views, you can see Pahrump once up on the saddle. When you get to the first switchback that is very obviously descending, go back 10 yards and look for a cairn on the high side of the trail (on your right if you turned around before viewing the descending switchbacks). Descending gentle trail towards Cold Creek Trailhead (view NE) The Hike --Segment 7 -- Bonanza Peak Junction to Bonanza Trailhead (4.6 miles) From the junction with the use-trail to Bonanza Peak, the Bonanza Trail follows down the North Ridge, staying on the west side, to pass several high points. 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