AOL Pick from our EditorsAOL Travel Editors test hundreds of travel experiences at all price points. There is no special treatment and no payment for their reviews -- just unbiased recommendations to showcase the essence of a place and help you make the most of your trip.
1 Horse or buggy? Take a horseback ride through Camp Creek Canyon (guided by Windwalker Expeditions) or see the desert from the driver’s seat of an Israeli assault vehicle (guided by Desert Wolf Tours). The latter tour includes instruction in shooting a semi-automatic firearm.
2 Have lunch at Bryan’s Black Mountain Barbecue, a restaurant birthed when a resort chef decided to open a pulled-pork joint in the middle of nowhere.