Historic Heartland / Conyers

Black Shoals Park at Randy Poynter Lake

3001 Black Shoals Road
Conyers, GA 30012

770-761-1611
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Rockdale County's Black Shoals Park at Randy Poynter Lake is located in north Rockdale and includes areas for picnicking, hiking, and a 650-acre reservoir. Randy Poynter Lake is a great place for fishing, boating and canoeing. A fishing pier, bank fishing and a boat ramp are available, as well as a picnic pavilion. Randy Poynter Lakes serves as the community's drinking water reservoir, therefore, no swimming or gasoline motors are allowed. Electric, sail, row, or man-powered boats are the only vessels allowed. All boats must be off the water at least 30 minutes before the park's closing.

The park is open 7 a.m.- 9 p.m. in summer and 7 a.m.-6 p.m. in winter. Closed on Wednesdays.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM
    Monday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM
    Tuesday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM
    Thursday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM
    Friday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM
    Saturday: 7:00AM - 9:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Georgia's Walk of Heroes Memorial Day Ceremony

    Georgia's Walk of Heroes Memorial Day Ceremony

    05/30/2016 - 05/30/2016

    The Walk of Heroes / Veterans War Memorial will host a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016, (America's 148th Annual Memorial Day), at 11:00 a.m., at the Stage area of the Walk of Heroes. Mr. James Blaylock, Vietnam Veteran and Past State & National Commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, will be the keynote speaker. For more information, visit www.walkofheroes.org.

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Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    Pavilion Rental - - - 30 - - - - - -
    Retreat House - - - 55 - - - - - -