Boomers and Beyond programs focus on physical activity, social engagement, education, arts, and healthy lifestyles.
Get your family and friends together and canoe the beautiful St. Joseph River! Also a great idea for clubs, businesses and groups of all ages!
Bring your friends and family to this 18-hole course.
Join the hunt for hidden “geocaches” in St. Joseph County Parks.
Explore the outdoors at Bendix Woods County Park! Enjoy the 6.6 mile mountain bike trail.
The Running Wild 5K Run is professionally chip-timed with disposable chips on park wooded and open field trails, park roads, grass and gravel.
- Canoe and Kayak Map and Brochure (PDF)
- Canoe Group Reservation Packet (PDF)
- Disc Golf Map and Brochure (PDF)
- Hayride Brochure (PDF)
- Hayride Reservation Packet (PDF)
- Innertubing Hill Rules (PDF)
- Innertubing Reservation Packet (PDF)
- St. Patricks Park - Winter Map (PDF)
- Winter Leisure Activities Brochure (PDF)
Sat May 26Experience 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.
Sat May 26Grassland 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.
Fri Jun. 1Best. 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.