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  1. Sat May 26

    Experience St. Patrick's County Park - CANCELLED DUE TO WATER LEVEL ON THE RIVER Hike begins at 8:00 am Take the total adventure and explore St. Patrick's County Park. Join other outdoor enthusiasts for a 3-mile hike and a 4 mile kayak paddle down the St. Joseph River. Recommended for 15 years and older. Registration and payment are required by May 23.
  2. Sat May 26

    Grassland Guided Bird Hike look for and listen to such grassland bird species as Dickcissel, Eastern Meadowlark, Bobolink, Henslow's Sparrow and more. Bring binoculars if you have them. Loaners will be available. Registration is required by May 24.
  3. Fri Jun. 1

    Best. Week. Ever. 2018 Best. Week. Ever. is a collection of experiences across South Bend. To celebrate this event and our city, we are offering $5 off canoe and kayak rental all weekend.
  4. Sat Jun. 2 - Sun Jun. 3

    Free Fishing Days Indiana residents may fish without a state fishing license in Indiana waters on these dates. Free Fishing Days were created by the Indiana General Assembly in 1995 and are designated each year by the director of the Department of Natural Resources to promote angling as a recreational activity. Free gate fee for those fishing, just show us your fishing poles. Free Fishing is also available at St. Patrick's County Park.
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