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Explore St. Joseph County by bike or by foot! Take your family to a park, sign-up for a 5k, or just find out what great activities the county has to offer. It’s a great way to see the county and get your physical activity!

Walking and Biking Trails, Events, Etc.

Explore the tradition of the University of Notre Dame by foot or bike.

See the sights of Downtown South Bend and Mishawka by enjoying the trails around the East Race, the Riverwalk, and the new Riverside Trail.

Adopt a more active lifestyle and join the green movement by biking your way around town.

Step out into one of the many parks located in Northern Indiana. Look here for camps, activities, and festivals that are hosted all year long.

Don’t know where a playground or park is located near your home? Search KaBOOM! to find a playspace near by, rate a playspace or create your own!

Looking for a challenge? Sign-up for the annual Sunburst 5k race! The Sunburst race will take you from the College Football Hall of Fame to the University of Notre Dame campus.

Additional Resources

Community Gardens and Farmers’ Markets

Find local growers, community gardens, or markets in your area that provide fresh fruit and vegetables all year long.

Not sure what is in season?
Check the link below to find your favorite fruits and vegetables all year round! 
For More Information

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