Quick Fact:

CM Stripling


Stripling Irrigation Research Park, an affiliate of the University of Georgia, is a state of the art irrigation research center and it is located in Mitchell County.

Local Attractions

CM Stripling Irrigation Research Park – 8207 GA Hwy 37, Camilla
A State of the art irrigation research and education center used to assist farmers and the general public in understanding the role of water, and it affiliated with the UGA College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.
Call for a tour 229-522-3623

Flint River ParkFlint River Park, Baconton
This 16 acre park has a breathtaking view of the Flint River with campsites along the river. This is a great area for fishing, bird watching, or relaxing picnic. Professional fishing guides are available as well. It is located on Old Georgia Hwy 3.

Flint River Outpost, Baconton
The Flint River Outpost located in the Flint River Park provides canoes, and kayaks for rent. The Outpost has several trips to offer, however, the most popular trip is from the Radium Springs landing to the Flint River Outpost which is approximately 8 miles. All trips are furnished with a shuttle service, life jackets, flotation cushion, and paddles.

For more information about Flint River Park and Flint River Outpost:
John Singletary
11151 Old GA Hwy 3
Albany, GA 31705

Eagle EyrieEagle Eyrie Bed and Breakfast – 135 East Broad Street, Camilla
A 3 story Queen Anne Victorian home built in the early 1900’s with 6,500 square feet and 22 rooms. Today it is bed and breakfast with an antique, Smokehouse Antiques, store located behind it. 229-336-8811

Directional Sign
For nearly five decades, the directional sign in Pelham has been giving passers-by directions to such historical places like Athens (Greece), Cairo (Egypt), Istanbul, and more. The only American city listed is Plains, Georgia. This sign stands as a quirky landmark that decades of picture takers and visitors enjoy.