The Bay Window House - An Impressive Residence
|The Bay Window House|
Animas Forks is a rickety ghost town teetering high in the San Juan Mountains just east of Silverton, Colorado. It used to be a bustling community during the silver boom of the late 1800s but today only the miner’s spirit permeates the cool, mountain air.
Pictured above is the best preserved building, an impressive residence known as The Bay Window House. Broken down and beaten after enduring years of nasty weather, the resilient structure rises defiantly out of a dense thicket of green willows.
I can’t imagine how people lived up here all year long, extracting precious minerals from the generous earth. There’s no debate that they enjoyed breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks but struggling to survive the harsh winters must have been absolutely brutal.
|Cool mountain air|
|The best preserved building|
|An impressive residence|
|Rising out of the willows|
|High in the San Juan Mountains|
|A miner's spirit|
|A rickety ghost town|
|Breathtaking views of surrounding peaks|
|A resilient structure|
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