Parks & Local Attractions
The wooded riverbanks and rolling lakeshores of the area are perfect for those who love hiking and camping. It doesn't take a long trip from the state capitol to find tranquil natural hideaways. Take the time to get out into the lush green forests and you'll fall in love the region.
No matter what your interests are, there is much to do around the River Heritage Region. Here are a few of the more popular recreation spots in the area.
From the Civil War to the struggle for Civil Rights, the River Heritage Region has seen many historic events that have shaped not only the state but also the nation and American society as a whole. Below are just some of the more significant landmarks in the area.