Down here in rodeo country, prize-winning riders know the importance of excellent equine experience. Give your kids some pony practice of their own with today's deal, where you'll pay $40 for two one-hour group riding lessons for kids at Ride the Wind Stables (an $80 value). Set on 27 rolling acres in Rosenberg, this family-owned ranch boasts caring instructors and beautiful horses. Even if he or she has never climbed aboard a horse, your child will learn how to improve balance and stability, give commands, and manage the noble steed. If you've got rodeo dreams of your own, pay $49 and snag two one-hour group lessons for adults (regularly $100). Even better, riders of all experience levels are welcome, meaning lassoing this deal is the perfect way to buck summer boredom. Want more? Check out Ride the Wind Stables on Facebook.