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Day after day, you'll have a great time with your family, friends or on your own in and around St. Joseph.

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Makers Trail

Makers Trail

Every land has its makers. Ours are masters of making wine, beer and spirits. Click here!


A Personal Perspective

Area residents share their thoughts on activities and events in Southwest Michigan. Click here!

Benton Harbor Beaches

Benton Harbor Boating Access Site

Riverview Drive
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Closed from 11pm to 4am

Hard surfaced ramp, 113 parking spaces.


Benton Township River Park

Boat launch, playground and picnic shelter. Hard-surfaced ramp, 111 parking spaces.


From I-94 Exit 28, follow M-139 North 1/10 mile. Turn left (West), follow Ferguson Dr 2/10 mile. Turn left (South), follow Somerlayton Dr 2/10 mile. Turn right (East) follow Zollar Dr to park entrance. 


Jean Klock Park

Lake Michigan swimming, paved parking, boardwalk, volleyball courts, observation tower, pavilion, bathhouse, concession area, playground and picnic shelter.


From St Joseph, take M-63 north approx 1 mile. Turn left, follow Klock Rd .2 miles. Turn right, follow Jean Drive .2 miles to park entrance.


Rocky Gap County Park

Swimming, picnicking and scenic view, three acres along 1100 feet of shoreline. Restrooms. No lifeguard on duty.


From St Joseph, take M-63 north approx 2 miles. Turn left, follow Rock Gap Rd to Park .5 miles.


Benton Harbor City Boat Launch

Pipestone Creek southeast of Benton Harbor.