Recreation & Leisure

Rockdale County and the City of Conyers provide a number of recreational facilities for families that live and work here.  Facilities like these help contribute to the overall quality of life in Rockdale County. Rockdale Tennis Center Rockdale Tennis Center   Amenities:  Competition class tennis complex.  14 ALTA approved  lighted tennis courts, club house and playground. Georgia International Horse Park Amenities:  Over 1400 acres, state-of-the-art facilities, multi-intensity level trails for bike and horse riding. Pine Log Park  Amenities:  13.77 acres.  Tennis Center for the Rockdale County Parks and Recreation Department. Six lighted tennis courts, one mile nature trail, fitness trail, covered picnic pavilion with restrooms, one outdoor basketball court, two playgrounds, picnic tables and grills. Johnson Park Amenities: 53 acres. Four softball fields, concession stand, offices and meeting room, restroom facilities and storage, playground, gym/recreational complex, meeting rooms for programs, administrative offices, indoor pool, picnic areas, and jogging/walking trail.

Legion Field Baseball Complex

Legion Field Baseball Complex

Legion Field Amenities:  52 acres.  11 baseball fields with lights, 5 baseball fields without lights, 4 concession  stands, 1 boardroom, 4 restroom facilities, playground, and pavilion. Black Shoals Park & Randy Poynter Lake Amenities: 650 acre lake.  Boat ramp, fishing pier, boat storage, and picnic pavilion Note: All boats must be off the water 30 minutes before dark. Gasoline motors are not allowed on the lake. Electric, sail, row or man-powered boats are the only vessels allowed. Panola Mountain State Park Amenities: 759-acres, two self-guided nature trails,3.5 mile guided hike to the conservation area, interpretative center with live exhibits, including bees, bats, snakes and turtles. There are picnic facilities and four shelters along with a large playground.

Nature and hiking opportunities abound

Nature and hiking opportunities abound

Georgia Veterans Memorial Park Amenities:  Located in Conyers on the banks of the Randy Poynter Lake the park offers a self-guided tour of statues, carvings, quotes, scriptures, plaques and five educational enclaves memorializing the major conflicts of our country in the 20th century.   Richardson Park Amenities:  4 acres.  Two lighted tennis courts, multi-practice field used for baseball, softball and soccer First Shady Grove Park Amenities: 1 acre.  Outdoor basketball courts, playground area, picnic tables and grills. Lakeview Estates Park Amenities:  2 acres.  Outdoor basketball court and playground equipment. Earl O’Neal Sports Complex Amenities:  140 acres. 8 softball fields, concession stand, storage, scorekeeper building, 2 football fields, concession stand, RYFA boardroom and restroom facilities, 8 soccer practice fields and playground. South Rockdale Community Park Amenities: 176 acres.  Pavilion (by reservation only). Call Johnson park for reservations. Restroom facilities, picnic tables and grills . JP Carr Gym Amenities:  9 acres.  1 gym, a multi-purpose field, and 2 outdoor basketball courts, summer play days program, winter youth basketball, adult winter groups, Rockdale County Alternative School, and various other groups. Open only during programs. Grimes Street Park Amenities: playground, grill and picnic table, and a basketball court. Rockdale Youth Soccer Association Amenities: 7 outdoor and 1 indoor soccer field. Youth and adult leagues. For more information on parks and recreation opportunities please visit the Rockdale County web site or the City of Conyers web site.