St. Joseph

(St. Joseph, MI)

   Our Season is in Full Swing! 


   Join now and start making your plans. Cruising, Fishing, 

   Diving ....  or just a lazy day a drift. Come and go as you please

   and never worry about a broken bilge pump, dead battery,

   cleaning, insurance ... its just pure fun at Freedom. 







Get your Float Back!

Freedom Boat Club of Michiana has two great locations - St. Joseph, Michigan & Michigan City, Indiana! Whether your an old salt or a novice, we are excitied to bring you an opportunity to spend more precious time on Michiana's pristine waters of Lake Michigan. Our members enjoy concierge boating service along with 2017, 2018, & 2019 up-scale boats maintained, insured, licensed, cleaned, and fueled at a fraction of the cost of boat ownership. What's more ... boat year round in over 220 exciting locations around the country. 

Is Freedom Boat Club right for you?

Fact 1: Our members boat on average twice as much as boat owners at a fraction of the cost

  • Only have a couple hours? ... No problem ... come & go as you please.
  • No Maintenance, No Worries, and No Surprises ... We Do the Work - You have the fun!
  • Kids, Pets, Friends, Family are all welcome .. Boating time = Family time!
  • Sail today- Fish tomorrow & anything in-between ... select your style of boat daily.

Fact 2: Freedom enjoys greater than 90% member retention rate

  • Members love the club & we love our members!
  • Special requests are welcome ... just let us know, we will try to accomodate
  • Social Events, Seminars,etc ... our members are informed and entertained!
  • Our Boats are Up-to-Date, Maintained and Ready for action!
  • If there is a better way to get on-the-water ... Buy it!

Fact 3: Your Safety and Training is our top priority

  • Training is required & included by USCG licensed Captains
  • Local area orientiaiton includes classroom and On-the-Water Training
  • Freedom has a strong record of safety & discipline ... trained members = safe boating
  • Our Boats are up-to-date, maintained & checked before you leave the dock
  • Your membership includes more insurance coverage then most boat owners carry

Fact 4: We are growing rapidly

  • Freedom Boat Club surpassed the 220+  locations in United States and Canada
  • Freedom is the oldest, largest, and original boat club... Freedom invented the concept.
  • Freedom's first international port (Vancouver, Canada) Opened in Spring 2016
  • More locations means more exciting boating opportunities for our members
  • Freedom of Michiana is offering Charter Memberships that locks pricing in for life!
  • The Freedom model fits your busy and ever changing lifestyle!

Smart Alternative to Boat Ownership
• Unlimited use of our Michiana fleet of boats
• Use boats at no additional charge at 220+ locations nationwide
• 1/6th the cost of ownership
• Guaranteed boat availability
• No long term contract


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Joan Armon
(815) 272-1092

800 Whitwam Drive
St. Joseph, MI 49085

Tom Armon
(855) 426-2863


The Marina at Harbor Shores

Freedom Boat Club of Michiana - Two Locations

  1. The INN and Marina at Harbor Shores - St. Joseph, Michigan
  2. Washington Park Marina -  Michigan City, Indiana

“We couldn’t be more pleased and excited to be associated and operating at two great Michiana locations" said Thomas Armon President of Freedom Boat Club of Michiana and Harbor Shores resident. “We believe in the Harbor Shores vision, as well as the great history and tradition of the Michigan City Port Authority". "We look forward to contributing by making boating more affordable and enjoyable for residence and visitors of South West Michigan & Michiana. We believe Freedom Boat Club will provide more people with the opportunity to enjoy the pristine waters and beaches of southern Lake Michigan".  

Conveniently located in St. Joseph Michigan, & Michigan City Indiana, Freedom Boat Club of Michiana is a short drive from Chicago and the vibrant communities of Northwest Indiana (Michigan City, LaPorte, Merrillville, Valparaiso, Crown Point, etc…) South Bend, Michiana, Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids Michigan.  If you haven’t experienced the Harbor and Beach Towns of Michiana by boat, or perch/salmon fishing on Lake Michigan you are in for some of the area’s finest offerings.  What’s more, an FBC membership at our club includes the amenities of Harbor Shores…at your service! Spend the night or weekend at The INN at discounted FBC member rates, (availability-based). Lay-out by the pool, work out, and have an evening glass of fine wine at Plank’s Porch on the water.
Our fleet of boats is available for you at unlimited usage with your membership.






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