Berrien County Parks

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Silver Beach

Silver Beach County Park is located in St. Joseph, Michigan 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.

Park Activities

Park Amenities

  • Concessions
  • Playgrounds
  • Restrooms
  • Outdoor Showers
  • Barrier Free Walkways
  • Picnic Tables
  • Grills
  • Kayak/Board Rentals

Pavilion & Rental Facilities

 Silver Beach Wedding Page

 Silver Beach History

Facilities Open: May - September. Park is open during the off-season, but bathroom facilities are not available.

Park Hours: Gates open 5 a.m. to sunset, daily. No vehicle entry after dusk.

Daily Entry Fee: $6/vehicle for Berrien County residents; $8/vehicle for non-residents. Purchase an Annual Entrance Permit for only $35.

Parking: parking space at Silver Beach is on a first come first serve basis.

Rules: Pets are allowed on sidewalks when leashed. Alcohol is prohibited at all Berrien County Parks locations.

Berrien Parks Rules Ordinance

Silver Beach County Park
101 Broad Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085
Location Map & Directions

Beach Office 269-982-0533
Parks Main Office 269-983-7111 x8435

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811 Port Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085
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701 Main Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085
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