Topic: canoeing

Paddling Elkhart River mixes urban and rural for a new experience every trip

Posted on Friday, June 26th, 2015 in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Must See's & Stops, Northern Indiana, Outdoor, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

Paddling Elkhart River mixes urban and rural for a new experience every trip

  By Marshall V. King The beauty of the Elkhart River isn’t that it’s just one thing. Stretches are rural and secluded. Others are lined with houses or go under major highways. The river flows, often with mild current between the Goshen Dam and Ox Bow County Park between Goshen and Elkhart. For beginner or … Continued

Amish Country Waterways

Posted on Monday, April 2nd, 2012 in Things to do in Elkhart County

There are lots of trails in our area—bike trails, railways, snowmobile trails, but our most obvious but least talked about trails are our waterways.  In Elkhart, we have two rivers that run through the city, the St. Joe River, and the Elkhart River.  Both rivers are great places for canoeing and kayaking. There are two … Continued

Along the Heritage Trail