|Bicentennial Birthday Bash|
|Boomers and Beyond|
|Calendar of Events|
|Guided Park Hikes|
|IN Master Naturalist|
|School & Scout|
|Support School Programs|
|Employment/ Volunteer Opps|
|Facility Rental Information|
|The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks|
|Park Related Links|
|Request for Proposals|
For program information or reservations call 574/654-3155.
Fifty for 50!
In honor of the County Parks’ 50th Anniversary, we are celebrating with 50 free or discounted programs and special offers throughout the year! Look for this symbol highlighting the “Fifty for 50” events!
Canoe, Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard the St. Joseph River
Packages include shuttle service, canoes, paddles and required life jackets. Parental signature required for renters under the age of 18. Not recommended for children 3 years of age or younger. Limited kayak and SUP rentals available. Need five or more canoes? No problem, call ahead to reserve a caravan of canoes at least ten days prior to your trip. Have your own vessel? We provide shuttle service for $7 during shuttle operations. Beginners and families may also use our pond for practice and fun for $7/hour.
|$5 off each canoe rental every Friday after Labor Day.|
Bring your friends and family to this 18-hole course. Check out the Pro Shop for all your disc golfing needs. We carry INNOVA disc golf bags and a great selection of INNOVA discs, including tie-dyed discs!
|October 28-31, Fall Break Daily Pass: BOGO for all students (must show current school ID).|
Evening Hayrides for Private Parties
Enjoy this colorful time of year with a tractor-drawn hayride! A campfire awaits you after the brisk ride. Morning times also available. Reservations are confirmed only when payment is received.
Free Public Hayrides
Thursday, November 10 we begin accepting reservations for private winter innertubing parties at St. Patrick’s and Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Parks. For more information or to make a reservation call 574/277-4828.
Geocache St. Joseph County Parks
Join the hunt for hidden “geocaches” in St. Joseph County Parks. Bridge the gap between technology and nature as you go for a modern-day treasure hunt for hidden caches at Spicer Lake Nature Preserve, Bendix Woods, Ferrettie/Baugo Creek, and St. Patrick’s County Parks. Park entrance fee in effect on certain days. If you’re new to geocaching, visit geocaching.com to learn all about it or see Calendar of Events, April 14 and 21.
Download Cacheport here. Printer must be set to Landscape view.