Floating on the Elkhart River was one of life’s pleasures when Steve Hrynewycz was a kid. It’s still that way. if you want to learn about what our area has to offer those who want to get on the water, Steve is the go-to guy. He one of the most knowledgeable and helpful people in Elkhart County when it comes to our waterways. Steve is always encouraging folks to enjoy our local rivers and lakes. He gives ample credit to his long-time mentor, the late Ernie Bontrager, for his love of being on the water.
Steve works part-time at Harvest Community Church. There he is the staff jack-of-all-trades who takes care of what needs to be done. Each summer, Steve takes time from the water and helps out at the annual hot air balloon launch at the Elkhart County Fair.