Palos Park, Ill. (708) 361-7977
Cost: Varies by activity; check website for rates and half-off coupon
Hours: Trail rides: 9 a.m.-dusk; check website for lesson schedule
Families can discover the magic of horseback riding. Group trail rides are available through the 12,000 acres of surrounding forest. The farm also offers lessons for children 4 and up and pony rides. Also offers parties.