National Natural Landmarks

Heggie's Rock

Heggie's Rock
Heggie's Rock

Heggie's Rock is the best example in eastern North America of the remarkable endemic flora restricted to granite outcrops. The site is the least disturbed of all the major outcrops and illustrates the best community zonation. Twelve of the 18 endemic species, subspecies, and varieties associated with well-exposed granitic flatrocks occur at this site.

Location: Columbia County, GA ; Columbia County, GA

Year designated: 1980

Acres: 504

Ownership: County, Private

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