(618) 529-4110
722 Giant City Rd.
Makanda, Illinois 62958


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Gala Benefit Event

Thank you to everyone for your support and making last year’s “Sweethearts of the Saddle Gala” event a huge success. The 3rd annual "Sweethearts of the Saddle Gala" will be held on Saturday May 2, 2015 at Brehm Preparatory School. If you would like to attend please contact us at Giant City Stables.

Even if you cannot attend our event you can support our therapeutic riding program by clicking on the Paypal button below to make a donation. Your contribution helps make a difference to those enrolled in our therapeutic riding program.


Welcome to the web site for Giant City Stables!

Located in the heart of Giant City State Park, just 10 miles south of Rt 13 (Carbondale, IL) on Giant City Road. Giant City Stables offers guided horseback  trail rides, as well as a variety of summer horse camps and horseback riding lessons for groups and individuals. For our younger horse lovers, we offer pony rides. WE also offer therapeutic riding for individuals with disabilities from out PATH Intl Certified Riding Instructor.

The Stables is open Mid March through Mid November for guided horseback trail rides and open year round for all other activities.

Mastercard & Visa accepted.

Reservations Recommended.