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St. Joseph County Parks

Your Place for Outdoor Family Fun!
Bendix WoodsFerrettie/BaugoCrone Restoration AreaLaSalle TrailSpicer LakeSt. Patrick'sAnderson RoadChamberlain Lake
Special Events:
REO Speedwagon
Running Wild 2016
Park Programs:
Big Trees
Calendar of Events
IN Master Naturalist
Leisure Activities
Nature Munchkins
Outdoor Adventures Day Camp 2016
School & Scout
Annual Report
Deer Management
Support School Programs
Employment/ Volunteer Opps
Facility Rental Information
The Friends of St. Joseph County Parks
Park Foundation
Park Hours/Fees
Park Maps
Master Plan
Greenways Charrette
Park Related Links
Request for Proposals
Park Rules

Rental Facilities
Ferrettie/Baugo | Bendix Woods | St. Patrick's | General Information | Weddings

For facility reservations, call us at 574-277-4828

Click here to use our online facility rental information request form.

Rent a Picnic Shelter!

St. Joseph County Parks offers many facilities and picnics sites for rent throughout the year. Our enclosed buildings are perfect for holiday gatherings. For availability and reservations, phone 574-277-4828.

Rental Facilities Brochure Park Rules and Shelter Policies
Rental Facilities Brochure (Spanish) Park Rules and Shelter Policies (Spanish)

Cancellation Policy: If renter cancels reservation following payment and up to two (2) prior to rental date, 20% of total fees will be withheld. For cancellations made within two (2) weeks of rental date, no refunds will be issued. (Returned check fee is $35.00.)
Contact us for the Red Barn Wedding Package cancellation policy.

Planning a Special Event?

Acrobat Reader Special Events Application

Reservation Fees:

Reservation fees do not include park entrance fees. Gate fee is in effect on weekends, holidays and during special events/programs. Sites reserved for times other than regular park hours require a $40.00/hour park ranger fee. A security deposit of $200 for enclosed buildings and $150 for open aired pavilion reservations. This deposit will be refunded if park rules and shelter policies are complied with and there is no damage or clean-up required at the site.

Gate Fees:

  • $4/In-County Vehicles $5/Out-of County
  • Vehicles All Special Event Parking: $8
  • Annual Pass In-County: $25
  • Annual Pass Out-of-County: $33

Entry Fee Applies - April 1 - October 31 (weekends and holidays)
Entry Fee charged on Fridays at Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park, Memorial Day though Labor Day.
Entry Fee charged on Fridays at St. Patrick’s County Park, Memorial Day though Labor Day.
The Entry Fee also is in affect during winter programs and special events.