The in Cleveland Metroparks' Mill Stream Run Reservation offers fall hayrides Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons throughout the month of October.
In addition to hayrides, horse-drawn wagon rides are also available.
Group hayrides are available before, during, and after public hours ($150 per wagon). Each wagon holds 25 kids or 20 adults.
Horse-drawn wagon rides are available for $12.50 per person. Enjoy a leisurely half-hour ride through the woods with some hot cider or hot chocolate and a snack. Horse-drawn rides are by reservation only and space is limited.
Also, special dayrides will be offered Friday, Oct. 12 and Friday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wagons accommodate 20 adults or up to 25 children and are reservable for $95 per wagon. Reservations are required and registration begins Sept. 1.
In addition to hayrides, there is square danding for all ages Saturday nights, a hay maze and family entertainment. On Sundays, free bonus activities include coloring and craft stations and pumpkin painting (for a nominal fee).
Chalet Recreation Area is at 16200 Valley Parkway in Mill Stream Run Reservation, between Routes 42 and 82 in Strongsville.
For group reservations or for the horse-drawn wagon rides, call 440-572-9990.