Richwood Tourism

Richwood is a city in Nicholas County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 2,051 at the 2010 census. A former coal and lumber boom town, the city's population once flirted with 10,000 but the creation of Route 19 through Summersville caused less traffic through the city and closure of many underground coal mines caused many of Richwood's residents to leave the state in order to find work. The area is currently focusing on niche tourism as a means to revitalize the local economy. It calls itself the "Ramp Capital of the World" and hosts a large festival every April in honor of the pungent wild leek.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Richwood in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! A vacation to Richwood can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Richwood Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Richwood. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Richwood trip planner.