Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park Canoe/Kayak Rental

Program Details

  • Fri-Sun, beginning May 30. Check our Facebook page for creek and weather-related closures.
  • Rentals available 11 am to 4 pm, all equipment must be returned by 7pm.
  • The fee is $25 for up to 3-hours per canoe or 2-person kayak and $20 per single kayak, plus gate fee.
  • Patrons will have the opportunity to paddle on Baugo Creek as well as paddle out to Baugo Bay. Rental packages include vessel, paddles and required life jackets.
  • Renters must be at least 18 years old and present a valid picture ID. Adults must accompany anyone under 18. This activity is not recommended for children 3 years of age and younger.
  • Alcohol is prohibited in park vessels.

For the safety of our guests and employees, St. Joseph County Parks will be taking the following precautions

  • All rental equipment will be cleaned and sanitized between each customer use.
  • We ask all customers to maintain 6 ft. social distancing between staff and other customers.
  • Rental capacity will be limited.

Evening Paddle at Ferrettie/Baugo Creek County Park

  • Rentals available every Wednesday in July from 3-7 pm, all equipment must be turned in by 9 pm, weather conditions permitting.
  • Fee: $20/canoe or kayak, 2-hour limit
  • See program details above for restrictions.