Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Monday was the beginning of three road closures in close proximity to each other in the downtown Goshen area. The City Engineering Department had carefully coordinated the closures for the 100 block of South Main Street and the 200 and 300 block of West Lincoln Avenue between the various contracted... more
Friday, June 14, 2019
Due to construction at the Goshen Theater, Main Street will be closed between Jefferson and Washington streets beginning Monday, June 17 for for about a week and a half. The detour will be Third Street, from Lincoln Avenue to Madison Street. more
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on June 24, 2019 at 2:00 p.m to determine whether the City of Goshen should sell the real estate at 1201 College Ave., Goshen, Indiana. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at... more
Take a canoe trip on the Elkhart River or enjoy Fidler Pond with a canoe, kayak or pedal boat. Lifejackets are provided for ages 4 and up (not recommended for children ages 3 and under). An adult must accompany children under age 18.
Season: April 15–October 15
Maximum capacity per canoe: two adults and two children or three adults.
Fidler Pond Boat Rentals
Visit the red barn at Fidler Pond Park, 1424 Lincolnway East, for your boat rentals.
Fidler Pond Boat Rental Fees
Elkhart River Canoe Trip
Elkhart River Canoe Rental Fees
Tubes and cross-country skis are available to rent at the Goshen Parks & Recreation Office, 524 East Jackson Street. Neither Abshire Cabin nor the tubing hill is staffed. Season begins in December 2019 and ends March 31, 2020 (when there is sufficient snow cover).
Tube & Ski Rental Fees
Weekend rental includes Friday pick-up and Monday drop-off. A fee of $10 plus $0.70 tax per day for skis and $5 plus $0.35 tax per day for tubes will be charged if kept beyond the scheduled return time.
To view current programs and activities, please consult the 2019 Program Guide.
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