(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 inaugural event a huge success. The 2nd annual "Sweethearts of the Saddle Gala" will be on Saturday May 3, 2014 at SIU Arena. If you would like to continue to support our therapeutic riding program please click on the Paypal button below. If you would like to attend please contact us at Giant City Stables. 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 have monthly horseback riding memberships! 

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

Now accepting applications for Therapeutic Riding!

Mastercard & Visa accepted

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