Access to South Pier


Park visitors can access the South Pier, at the mouth of the St. Joseph River, from Silver Beach County Park. Always proceed with extreme caution, and stay off the pier during any inclement weather or during wave action on Lake Michigan. The South Pier provides a beautiful view of the St. Joseph Lighthouse. The lighthouse is actually located on the North Pier. The North Pier is accessible from Tiscornia Beach, which is a St. Joseph City owned beach, located at 80 Ridgeway Street, St. Joseph. Enjoy great fishing on the South and North Piers. Fish for:

Brown trout


Coho salmon

Chinook salmon

Lake perch

Rainbow trout (steelhead)


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1. Access to South Pier
2. Barrier Free Walkways
3. Beach Wheelchair
4. Concession Stand
5. Drinking Fountains
6. Grills
7. Kayak / SUP Rentals
8. Lifeguards
9. Outdoor Showers
10. Parking Lot
11. Pavilions
12. Playgrounds
13. Picnic Tables
14. Restrooms
15. Swimming Beach
16. Volleyball Courts