2 Lake/ River/ Ponds to Explore in Richmond County

Checkout places to visit in Richmond County

Richmond County

The county is named for Charles Lennox, 3rd Duke of Richmond, a British politician and office-holder sympathetic to the cause of the American colonies. Richmond was also a first cousin to King George III.

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Lake/ River/ Ponds to Explore in Richmond County

Augusta Riverwalk

The Augusta Riverwalk spans between 6th & 10th Streets in Downtown Augusta along the Savannah River. The RiverWalk includes several smaller venues where anything is possible. Augusta’s RiverWalk is the perfect place to make a memory like weddings, picnics, bridal photo sessions, etc.

Lake Olmstead

Lake Olmstead, is a stunning sight that truly captures the beauty of the state. The lake is surrounded by lush greenery and stunning hills, making it a picturesque spot to visit. Fishing and boating are popular activities, with largemouth bass and catfish found in abundance here. It's no wonder Lake Olmstead is such an attractive destination for outdoor recreation - families can spend time swimming or kayaking in the summer months while campers will find plenty of camping spots.

Map of Lake/ River/ Ponds to explore in Richmond County