12211 S. LaGrange Road Palos Park, Ill. (708) 361-7977 fitzjoyfarm.comHours: Trail rides: 9 a.m.-dusk; check website for lesson schedule Admission: Varies by activity; check website for rates and half-off coupon
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.