Golfing in River Country

Get your clubs dusted off and make your way to one of River Country’s beautiful golf courses.  Visit St. Joe Valley Golf Club,  for excellent playing conditions on a picturesque ...

Amish in River Country

There are several Amish communities in Michigan, but the community in River Country, Southwest Michigan, is the largest in the state. Traveling through Amish land is very relaxing. You are ...

Canoeing and Kayaking in River Country

Imagine beautiful waterways, dozens of bird species, including bald eagles with the quiet serenity and harmony of nature all around you.   That’s what you’ll experience on the 150 miles of ...


Camping in River Country

Our local campgrounds are gearing up for the upcoming camping season, which ...

Four Seasons, For Family, For Fun

Welcome to River Country!  Enjoy some family fun such as kayaking or ...

Historical Sites in River Country

Take a drive through River Country and feel the history of the ...

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MHRA Boat Racing in Constantine

Mark you calendar for June 14th & 15th to attend the annual ‘Great Lakes Challenge‘ Boat Races in Constantine.  Every year racers from all over converge on the St. Joseph River for two days of exciting boat racing.  The boat races are hosted by the MHRA (Michigan Hydroplane Racing Association).  Click here for pictures from […]

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River Country hosts Pedal & Paddle Bicycle Tour

For the second year, River Country plays host to the League of Michigan Bicyclists’ (LMB) Pedal and Paddle Bicycle Tour being held May 16-18, 2014.  This year, the tour will be a three day event which includes a combination of bicycling along rural roads and paddling down the Portage and Rocky Rivers.  Enjoy 130+ miles […]

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River Country’s Farms & Farmer’s Markets

Agriculture is the second largest industry in Michigan, employing a million Michigan residents.  Taste a sampling of River Country’s finest produce or select hanging flower baskets, vegetable plants and flats of flowers, as Michigan is one of the largest flower producers in the nation. Gladiolas grow in fields just north of Three Rivers along Michigan […]

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The ‘MAGIC’ of River Country

Colon Michigan, in St. Joseph County, is considered the ‘Magic Capital of the World’.   The history of magic in Colon dates back to the 1920′s when famous magician, Harry (Bouton) Blackstone Sr., bought 208 acres in Colon and lived on Sturgeon Lake.   Mr. Blackstone treasured the serenity of Colon when not traveling and performing […]

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