Paw Paw River County Park



Paw Paw River County Park is approx. 14 acres of wilderness and peaceful tranquility near downtown Watervliet, MI. The Park is designed for people of all abilities and encourages the public to experience a natural river area in a beautiful Southwest Michigan setting.

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• Circular Drive and Ample Parking

• Bridge to the Island

• Hard Surface Hiking Trails

• Barrier Free Kayak Launch

• Overlook Decks for River & Wildlife Viewing

• Fishing Access


Paw Paw River County Park is open daily, from dawn until dusk.  The Park will be closed in the winter months due to safety issues with snow and ice.  




 Alcohol is NOT allowed. Leashed pets are allowed. Visitors must stay on established trails.

Park Ordinance (PDF)

paw paw river ribbion cutting

October 4, 2018 

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Paw Paw River County Park

  1. Paw Paw River County Park

    Physical Address
    650 N. Main Street
    Watervliet, MI 49098

    Phone: (269)983-7111 x8435