The Rock Ranch
The Rock, GA 30285
The Rock Ranch is a 1,250-acre working cattle ranch owned by S. Truett Cathy, founder of Chick-fil-A. The ranch is dedicated to providing wholesome family entertainment in an agricultural setting.
We offer events, by reservation, that include educational field trips in the spring, summer and fall, catered corporate events and family days, and camping in our Conestoga wagon campground. Our public events include Celebrate America in June and Fall Family Fun Days; a series of themed events on Saturdays from September to November. Themed weekends include an arts and crafts festival, bluegrass festival, Christian music concert, hot air balloon rally, and much more.
Attractions at The Rock Ranch include locomotive train rides, hay rides, pony rides, the pumpkin cannon, corn cannons, pig racing, the giant jumping pillow, a corn maze, paddle boats, pedal carts, fishing, a petting zoo, zip lines and more.
While you're here, check out our All-Natural Produce Stand; seasonal fruits and vegetables; and our all-natural, grass-fed, grain-finished beef. Freshness never tasted so good.
Info & Amenities
Admission & Fees
Fall Family Fun Days General Admission $15.00
Fun in the Summertime General Admission $10.00
Kids 3 and Under $0.00
Spring A Ding Ding General Admission $10.00
ZipLine Last Line Rides $8.00
ZipLine Long Line Rides $12.75
Concessions, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Lodging On Site, Meeting Facilities, Meeting Space Available, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
Suitable for Ages
Fall Family Fun Days
09/27/2014 - 11/15/2014
The Rock Ranch will kick off Fall Family Fun Days on Sept. 27, 2014, with a wide variety of outdoor family activities. Kids and parents can enjoy a day in the country with acres of room to run and play. There are zip lines, hay rides, Tiny Town, a locomotive train, a petting zoo, paddle boats, a pumpkin cannon, pony rides, cane pole fishing, live bands, special events and much more. The ranch also offers the challenge of navigating a corn field maze. Each Fall Family Fun Day will feature a di...read more
Hats off to Heroes
09/27/2014 - 09/27/2014
September 27th: Zip lines, Trucks, Helicopters, Bulldozers, Fire Trucks, EMS, Police, Sheriff, Forestry – Families will enjoy displays and equipment from these and more community heroes. Public servants such as teachers, home school educators and law enforcement, fire, EMS and related fields will receive a free "bounce back" pass (up to 4 paying guests)with professional service badge or ID Military families are half-off with military ID The Rock Ranch annual corn maze opens. This year's maz...read more
Day of the Lumberjack
10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014
Fall Family Fun Days is a series of themed events spanning eight Saturdays, starting Sept. 27. Guests will enjoy train rides, hayrides, Corn Maze, pony rides, paddle boats, pedal carts, a pumpkin cannon, slide hill, petting zoo, giant "jumping pillow" and much more.
Collegiate timbersports teams from UGA, University of Florida, Auburn, University of Tennessee and Clemson will compete in exciting events like pole chop, pole climb, two man cross-cut saw, log chopping, log rolling, log bi...read more
Official Georgia Day of the Cowboy
10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
Fall Family Fun Days is a series of themed events spanning eight Saturdays, starting Sept. 27. Guests will enjoy train rides, hayrides, pony rides, Wizard of OZ Corn Maze, paddle boats, pedal carts, a pumpkin cannon, slide hill, petting zoo, giant "jumping pillow" and much more.
The Rock Ranch is a beautiful 1,250 acre cattle ranch located about an hour south of Atlanta in Upson County. It's a place where families, school groups and even businesses can come to enjoy what we call "agrit...read more
Hot Air Balloon Rally
10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014
Nearly 20 hot air balloons from across the Southeast region will participate in competition flights, offer tethered balloon rides (weather permitting) and conduct a beautiful "glow" after dark for the Hot Air Balloon Rally. The rally is one of several themed events organized as part of Fall Family Fun Days, which span eight Saturdays, starting Sept. 27. Guests can enjoy train rides, hayrides, pony rides, paddle boats, pedal carts, a pumpkin cannon, slide hill, petting zoo, giant "jumping pill...read more
Not-So-Spooky Halloween Fest
10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014
Not-so-Spooky Halloween Day
From 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., families can trick-or-treat for candy at stations around the ranch including Tiny Town, a 14-building children's playhouse village. Pets can trick-or-treat too! (Pets are only allowed on this Saturday and must be on a leash.) Pumpkin carving and painting, a costume parade, and a costume contest (pets can dress up, too) A professional DJ will play music and emcee games and contests Tommy Johns, a professional magician, will entert...read more
Pumpkin Destruction Day
11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014
Bring your leftover jack-o-lanterns or use a leftover pumpkin from The Rock Ranch pumpkin patch, and join us for Pumpkin Destruction Day. Enjoy unique country fun as you "recycle" pumpkins with activities that include pumpkin bombing airplanes, professional Monster Trucks, the lift crane pumpkin drop, the hammer smash, the pumpkin cannon and more.
Pumpkin Destruction Day is part of The Rock Ranch's Fall Family Fun Days, a series of themed events spanning eight Saturdays, starting Sept...read more
Great Outdoor Adventure
11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014
Fall Family Fun Days is a series of themed events spanning eight Saturdays, starting Sept. 27. Guests will enjoy train rides, Wizard of Oz Corn Maze, hayrides, pony rides, paddle boats, pedal carts, a pumpkin cannon, slide hill, petting zoo, giant "jumping pillow" and much more.
Meet members of the animal kingdom up close and personal Insect education lab, an observational bee hive, a Georgia wildlife education station, Birds-of-prey programs, and awesome reptile shows by Jason Clark o...read more
Farm Heritage Day
11/15/2014 - 11/15/2014
Join us for a farm heritage themed day that will feature demonstrations about farming, agriculture and old fashioned skills such as blacksmithing, pottery, candle making, spinning wheel demonstrations and cow milking, and traditional southern gospel music. Guests may have their photos taken with Veggie Tales characters Bob and Larry. Families can build and race cars made of vegetables. Bring a blanket! After dark, enjoy a Veggie Tales movie on the big screen.read more