1510 W. Northwest Hwy • Palatine, Illinois 60067 • 847.359.0009
Palatine Stables is an equestrian facility owned and operated by Palatine Park District specializing in Hunters and Jumpers and offering something for all ages and levels of riders. Our safety oriented program focuses on all areas of horsemanship and our variety of well-trained school horses can accommodate all levels of riding. In addition to lessons, Palatine Stables offers summer camps, boarding, training, leasing opportunities, student horse shows, and participation at NIHJA, ISC, and some A rated horse shows.
Online registration is only available for Introduction to Horsemanship, Little Riders Introduction to Horsemanship, Horsemanship Day Camp, and Little Kids Pony Camp. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis for both residents and non-residents beginning May 1.
Registration for any continuing classes must be done in person at Palatine Stables.
Closed: May 29, July 4, and September 4
Palatine Stables offers Group Lessons at all levels of riding from beginner to advanced jumpers. Any registration for classes beyond the Introduction to Horsemanship are part of the continuing lesson program. These programs require authorization and placement by Stables staff through a private evaluation lesson. To schedule an evaluation, or for more information about our continuing lesson program, call 847.359.0009. There is a $48 resident fee or a $50 non-resident fee for evaluation lessons.
Note that any session of Group Riding Lesson fees can be prorated to accommodate a participant’s schedule, such as family vacations, school events, or any absence that would be known at the time of registration. This can only be done in person at Palatine Stables.
Private lessons are available for riders ages 5 and older. To schedule your private lesson, call the Stables at 847.359.0009 for more information.
Palatine Stables also offers boarding, leasing, training, lessons, and showing opportunities for riders with their own horses. Call the Stables at 847.359.0009 for more information.
Pony parties are perfect for the horse lover in your family! Pony parties offer two full hours of magical memories and fun including pony rides, pony “prettying” playtime, and an area for post pony partying for 4 to 12 children. You provide the food, beverages, and paper goods.
Parties are available year-round on Saturday and Sunday from 12:00-2:00pm or 2:30-4:30pm. Pony rides will take place in the indoor arena during the winter. Pony Parties are designed for children ages 1-10 who are under 4’6″ tall. Adult supervision is required.
For specific details concerning pony parties at Palatine Stables please contact the Stables at 847.359.0009 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A $25 deposit is required to hold the date which is then deducted from the cost of the party. A $100 security deposit is not required for pony parties.
Equine Activity Liability Act
Under the Equine Activity Liability Act, each participant who engages in an equine activity expressly assumes the risks of engaging in and legal responsibility for injury, loss, or damage to person or property resulting from the risk of Equine Activities (Senate Bill 240-IL).
1510 W Northwest Hwy
Palatine, IL 60067