America's Wildest Hotels
Tanque Verde Ranch, Arizona
Legend has is that the ghost of original owner Emilio Carillo haunts the grounds of this 60,000-acre property, where visitors explore the Sonoran desert on horseback or mountain bike. The ranch also organizes timed cattle-herding competitions for up to six riders. From $195 per person; tanqueverderanch.com.
Photo Courtesy of Tanque Verde Ranch