Effingham County Chamber of Commerce
- Chamber of Commerce, CVB
AboutOn the rivers, trails and backroads of Effingham County, you’ll feel the stress of daily routine fade into cozy comfort, peace and warm smiles. Immerse yourself in our natural beauty, compelling history, and friendly southern hospitality.
Explore our inviting downtowns, bike routes, wineries, secluded fishing spots and farms. Effingham County has one-of-a-kind shops, and restaurants to suit any taste. Gather with us at seasonal festivals and events, escape into the past in a restored 1940s movie palace, and so much more. We welcome you as one of our own to ensure your experience feels like home.
For history buffs and nature lovers, there is plenty to see and do in Effingham County. Boaters, kayakers and fishermen can take advantage of the Savannah and the Ogeechee rivers. There are organized kayak and canoe paddle trips during the summer. The boat landing at Longbridge near Springfield is a scenic spot with massive cypress trunks standing silent sentinel in the waters. Wildlife is abundant throughout the area, with wild turkeys, deer, osprey and eagles, and herons common sights.
Effingham County boasts a state-certified ‘Scenic Byway’ that winds its way around the county, giving drivers a glimpse of the natural beauty. At the County's history museums, one in Springfield and the other near Rincon on Ebenezer Road, stroll among the historic buildings, many dating back to the 1700s founding of the area. Marvel at artifacts that span Effingham’s growth from the colonial days to the present.
Founded in 1986, the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce is committed to supporting its businesses and attracting new enterprises to its thriving economic climate.
Contact the Chamber of Commerce to plan your visit today.