City of Rocks National Reserve - My moms favorite place to go. I travel down at least once a year to visit and eat out a the Out Post with folks Love that pioneers passed through living their mark on rocks with wagon wheel grease.
Silver City, Idaho, setting for Much Ado About Miners (Summer and various settings in the first three Hearts of Owyhee books. I visited here often when I was a kid. Very cool place--unspoiled. The Old West lives here.