Silver Beach-St. Joseph

County Park

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Located in St. Joseph at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, Silver Beach County Park features a clean, wide beach on Lake Michigan and public access to the South Pier.

It is a favorite destination for a variety of beach and river front activities, ranging from swimming and beach volleyball to sunset strolls. Children's playground structures, barrier-free walkways, and the Shadowland Pavilion (which can be reserved for family gatherings and other special events) add to the many recreational opportunities available.

Large parking area near beach [fee]. Carry 250 feet over sand beach to lake on south side of pier.

Park is open from May-September Park Hours are from 5am-Sunset daily.

Daily Entry Fees: $6/Vehicle for Berrien County Residents

$8 fee for non-residents.

There are showers and a concession stand for food and drinks.

In you are interested in rental information on kayaks please visit Outpost Sports in St. Joseph. by clicking here to learn more or calling 269-983-2010.

Available in Spring Available in Summer Available in Fall Public Restrooms Fee Required

Parking Lot parking is available.

Public restrooms are available (Flush Toilet).

Picnic Area Lighting Shelter Potable Water

Carry-In boat access.

Length of access is more than 50 yards.

The sign for this site is along the road (visible from road).

A nearby local outfitter provides just rentals.