Peruse Shady Dell Park which is located in the heart of Richland, a 20 acre site with an Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis courts, lighted sports field, and covered picnic pavilions, sand volley ball court, open-air theater, a well lite hard surface walking track and play grounds for children. Located at the edge of town is a beautiful 9 hole golf course complete with a putting green and cart rentals, which are always waiting to deliver you to each carefully manicured green. The Gasconade River winds for 30 miles through the hills around Richland. The Big Piney Waterway runs nearby and is considered one of the most scenic float rivers in America. Roubidoux Creek has Rainbow trout ready to jump on the hook, a true fisherman’s paradise.
Lake of the Ozarks, about 30 minutes away, is rapidly becoming one of the premier resort areas in the United States. With Richland’s hometown friendliness and picturesque surroundings one can certainly understand why the people of this community are proud to call Richland home. It is a great place to stop, relax, and watch the world go by.