Leisure Activities

  1. Boomers and Beyond

    Boomers and Beyond programs focus on physical activity, social engagement, education, arts, and healthy lifestyles.

  2. Canoe, Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard

    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!

  3. Disc Golf

    Bring your friends and family to this 18-hole course.

  4. Geocaching

    Join the hunt for hidden “geocaches” in St. Joseph County Parks.

  5. Mountain Bike Trails

    Explore the outdoors at Bendix Woods County Park! Enjoy the 6.6 mile mountain bike trail.

  6. Running Wild

    The Running Wild 5K Run is professionally chip-timed with disposable chips on park wooded and open field trails, park roads, grass and gravel.

  1. Sun Jun. 25

    Michiana Paddlefest Paddlefest canoe and kayak events are geared toward both beginner and advanced paddling abilities. Races are held for all ages. This event is sponsored by Michiana Watershed, Inc. and St. Joseph County Parks. For more information on this special event, visit www.sjcparks.org.
  2. Wed Jul. 12

    Wild Wednesdays at the Playground - Turkeys Did you know that turkeys can swim? Discover more about the biggest bird in the park!
  3. Sun Jul. 16

    Beginner Canoe and Kayak Lessons Join a certified instructor for a basic canoe/kayak lesson including safety, paddling strokes, loading/unloading and transporting a canoe/kayak. All equipment provided. Registration and payment are required by July 12.
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