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Cross Country Skiing at St. Patrick’s

  • December 26 through January 4, daily; January 7 through March 1, Wednesday through Sunday (snow conditions permitting)
  • St. Patrick’s County Park: Red Barn
  • 11am to 4pm
  • Gate fee plus $5 adult daily trail fee, $4 youth daily trail fee (ages 15 and under) OR
    $20 adult seasonal trail fee, $15 youth seasonal trail fee
    $10 ski rental available

Ski two parks for the price of one! St. Patrick’s and adjacent Madeline Bertrand County Park teamed together to offer a uni-trail pass. Trail passes purchased at either park will be honored at both parks. Ski trails are groomed at both parks throughout the week. Rental includes skis, boots and poles. Parental signature required for renters age 16 and under. All equipment is due in by 5pm (additional fee applies for late return). Check our Facebook page or Twitter feed for trail condition updates.


Innertubing

  • December 26 through January 2, daily; January 3 through March 1, weekends only (snow conditions permitting)
  • St. Patrick’s County Park: Brown Barn
  • Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park: Baugo Station
  • 11am to 5pm
  • Gate fee plus $3/person

Winter fun for everyone! Innertubing hills are supervised. Innertubes are provided as available. Sleds and toboggans are not permitted. Not recommended for children three years of age or younger. Check our Facebook page or Twitter feed for hill status.


Private Innertubing Parties

Private parties are great events for your club, school, church, business or family event. Parties are available during the week and after public hours on the weekends at both innertubing sites. To print off registration information click here. For more information or to make a reservation call 574/654-3155. Parties are only confirmed when payment is received.


Snowshoe Rental

  • December 26 through January 2, daily; January 3 through March 1, weekends only (snow conditions permitting)
  • Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park: Baugo Station
  • 11am to 4pm
  • Gate fee plus $3/person

Snowshoeing is a great way to enjoy winter sights and sounds. Plus, it never hurts to get a little added exercise in the winter! Parental signature required for renters age 16 and under. Equipment is due back by 5pm (additional fee applies for late return).


Disc Golf

  • Open daily
  • Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park
    Pro Shop located in Gate House
  • Course open 10am to park closing,
    Pro Shop hours vary
  • Daily pass: $4/adult; $3/youth (15 and under)
    Annual pass: $30/adult; $20/youth (15 and under)
  • Annual gate/disc golf combo pass: $50

Bring your friends! Bring your family! See what disc golf is all about. Check out the Pro Shop for all your disc golfing needs. We carry INNOVA disc golf bags and a great selection of INNOVA discs, including tie-dyed discs!

Disc Golf 

Group Canoe Rental

Monday, March 3 we will begin taking reservations for group canoe rentals (10 or more canoes) on the St. Joseph River. To print off reservation information click here. For more information or to make a reservation call 574/654-3155.

Group Canoe


SJCP Winter Leisure
Activities Brochure
SJCP Summer Leisure
Activities Brochure
Acrobat ReaderHayride Brochure Acrobat ReaderDisc Golf Brochure
Acrobat ReaderGroup Canoe Reservation Packet Acrobat ReaderInnertubing Reservation Packet
Acrobat ReaderHayride Reservation Packet