Local Sights

Providence Canyon State Park

Providence Canyon State Park is a 1,003 acres state park located near Richland,Georgia.The park contains Providence Canyon, which is sometimes called Georgia’s “Little Grand Canyon”. It is considered to be one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Georgia. Providence Canyon actually is not a purely natural feature — the massive gullies were caused by erosion due to poor farming in the 19th century. It is also home to the very rare plumleaf azalea.

Richland Rum

Richland Rum is handcrafted and aged in oak barrels, ita turly organic product unique to the area.

Georgia`s 1850`s Living History Museum

Historic Westville is a living history museum, which preserves, demonstrates and interprets village life in pre-1860 West Georgia.

The Nathaniel Prothro Plantation

East of Richland, the Nathaniel Prothro Plantation was the largest cotton plantation in Stewart County at the beginning of the Civil War. The Greek Revival main house was built by 1851 by Dan E. Ponder. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 2, 1985