Originally Posted by mr.slowpokey
How safe is Sonoita? Heard its a bit risky to camp there due to the human and drug trafficking. I've wanted to check out Gardner Canyon, but heard its not a good idea.
That area is pretty well traveled by bikes, quads, RZRs and BP. Madera Canyon area is nice riding. Sonoita itself has a large BP station. I've never had a problem riding in and around that area.