Riverbend Park

Parks & Recreation

riverbendLocation: West side of Standish Avenue south of and fronting the Bear River (adjacent to the Public Schools of Petoskey’s Curtis Stadium) Size: 2.5 acres. Map of Park Area.

This small, triangular-shaped property is bordered by the Bear River, the Public Schools of Petoskey’s Curtis Stadium, and Michigan Department of Transportation-owned railroad right-of-way. Its facilities include 10,000 square foot skate park, skateboard surf track, four sand volleyball courts, large lighted paved parking area, irrigated and landscaped turf areas for passive uses. A trail segment of the North County National Scenic Trail also extends through the park area on the banks of the Bear River.


  • Lighted, paved parking area
  • Four sand volleyball courts/Outdoor Shower
  • Skate park - 10,000 square feet
  • Skateboard concrete surf track and skateboard features
  • Restrooms
Available Times:
9:00 A.M. to Noon
1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
5:00 P.M. to Dusk

Resident (Must live within the City Limits) - $75.00
Non-Resident - $125.00
($50 refundable deposit due at time of reservation)

**$25.00 cancellation fee if canceled 5 or more days prior to reservation. If canceled 4 or fewer days prior to reservation no refund will be issued.

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