The Georgia International Horse Park was the home of the 1996 Olympic Games equestrian events. Visit the horse park website for information on this world-class facility. There are many other events and actitivites at the park like riding the Olympic mountain bike trails, picnicking, golfing, and more!
The Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial is located in northern Rockdale County on the shores of Randy Poynter Lake within Black Shoals Park. The Walk of Heroes recognizes the sacrifice of veterans and their families, statewide and nationwide, who served from 1900 to date. The 1,200 foot long memorial covers peace time, WWI, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War and the Global War on Terrorism.
Panola Mountain State Park is home to many rare plants of the Piedmont region. Encompassing 100 acres, Panola Moutain is often compared to Stone Mountain, one of the world's largest pieces of exposed granite.
Historic Olde Town Conyers, a Main Street City, is colorful, captivating and close by! Only 25 miles east of Atlanta, come visit art galleries, specialty stores, a soda fountain and restaurants. Take in a play at Center Street Arts, wander through the Lewis-Vaughn Botanical Garden or visit the Conyers Welcome Center for things to do in beautiful Conyers, Georgia.
Discover the natural beauty and challenge of the Arnold Palmer-designed Cherokee Run Golf Club. Located within the Georgia International Horse Park, Cherokee Run is open year round. Owned and operated by the city of Conyers, Cherokee Run Golf Club is the perfect place for a round of golf or your special event.
The Monastery of The Holy Spirit is a Roman Catholic monastery belonging to the world-wide Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance. The Monastery of the Holy Spirit is the first native born Trappist foundation in the United States. The Monastery was founded in 1944.
The Big Haynes Creek Nature Center is 170 protected acres of wetlands, granite outcroppings, meadows and mountain-like terrain. The nature center features hiking trails, a canoe intake and a pavilion overlooking the wetlands.