Paddling the Rivers

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 ...

Amish Meandering

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 ...

Historical Sites

Take a drive through River Country and feel the history of the area.  Here are a few of the historical highlights of this great land and the people that carved ...

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Car Shows in River Country

Make your reservations in River Country this year and enjoy one of our many car shows.  From Model T’s to Solar Powered cars, River Country has a variety of car shows that bring the old and new together.  Looking to save money?  We have lodging discounts for our visitors to make your stay affordable.   […]

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Exciting Events coming to River Country

With gas prices at a five year low, this is the year to head to River Country and plan your getaway.  River Country is gearing up with some great annual events.  Experience the thrill of hydroplane boats racing across the St. Joseph River at speeds that exceed 60 mph or step back in history and […]

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Swiss Valley Ski & Snowboard Area

Swiss Valley Ski & Snowboard Area is a fantastic place to snowboard on the terrain park or ski down the beginner, intermediate or advanced slopes.  Located at 13421 Mann Street near Jones, Michigan, Swiss Valley is a winter destination for Michiganders as well as folks visiting from Chicago or Wisconsin.   Swiss Valley prides itself on […]

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Winter Fun in River Country

As the leaves surrender to cold days and snowflakes begin to make an appearance, River Country is gearing up for the winter sports season.  We have a variety of winter sports to enjoy from skiing and snowboarding to ice fishing and tubing.  Cross country skiing is available at Meyer Broadway park in Three Rivers and […]

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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 18 hole course.  Stop in at the clubhouse for a beverage and a bite to eat after your round of golf.  Contact Don Powell (269-467-6275) […]

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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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