The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is full of exciting outdoor activities that are included in the resort fee that each guests will be able to partake in throughout the conference.

  • Use of Schiller water bikes and Specialized brand bikes
  • Use of Reynolds Lake Club Tennis Center
  • Scheduled daily morning fitness classes: yoga, Pilates, etc.
  • Non-motorized lake activities: kayaks, canoes, YOLO paddleboards
  • Dock-side fishing in Lake Oconee 

This Georgia resort is truly a golfer’s paradise with five championship golf courses created by four legendary architects! The traditional golf excursion is also elevated with The Reynolds Kingdom of Golf presented by TaylorMade (one of only two in the world).
These attractions are a must for avid golfers!

For more information about activities, amenities and golf at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, please click here.

Wednesday, April 29

Golf Excursion at Cuscowilla
Cost: $300 per person
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Attire: Golf 

Enjoy 18-holes of golf at Georgia's #1 Residential Course, Cuscowilla. This course promises to deliver an authentic golf experience that appeals to the golfer seeking to enjoy the game in its most natural setting. 

Cuscowilla was designed by the renowned duo of Bill Coore and two-time Masters Champion Ben Crenshaw. Cuscowilla allows golfers to immerse themselves in the golf experience with expansive views of Lake Oconee.

Thursday, April 30

Afternoon of Sporting Clays
Cost: $125 per person
Time: 2:15 - 4:30 p.m.
Attire: Sport and closed-toed shoes required
Winding through scenic ponds and rolling terrain the sporting clays course presents guests with a 25-target challenge. Often described as “golf with a shotgun,” sporting clays allow guests to enjoy a broad range of exciting clay movements, each providing distinctive entertainment for shooters of all levels. At this activity, guests will be in small groups alongside a Heritage policy expert!
Salsa Making Competition
Cost: $85 per person
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Attire: Retreat Casual 
Enjoy an interactive afternoon experience in small groups alongside Heritage policy experts to make your own salsa. At the end of the completion, the Executive Chef of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds will vote on the winning group!

Chairman's Reception*
Cost: *This function is exclusive and complimentary for Executive Associates Members and above.
Time: 5:00 - 6:15 p.m.
Attire: Retreat Casual 

Guests will join the Board Chairman, Barb Van Andel-Gaby, for an intimate reception to welcome donors to Georgia! At this reception, there will be a bourbon tasting with The Ritz resident Bourbon Expert. They will educate guests on the origin, history and flavor profile while they taste four different types of bourbon!

Friday, May 1

Golf Excursion at The Oconee
Cost: $300 per person
Time: 1:00-1:40 - 5:00 p.m.

(tee times every 10 minutes)

Attire: Golf

Play 18-holes at The Oconee course that is defined by the dramatic routing along the Lake Oconee shoreline, this Rees Jones design has a true risk/reward layout. The Oconee course offers inspiring lake views while presenting options to play shots over inlets of Lake Oconee or carry corners of tree-lined doglegs.

Fishing Expedition on Lake Oconee

Cost: $115 per person
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Attire: Boating
Discover this fishing oasis and enjoy a day on the beautiful Lake Oconee! April is one of the best months for catching a trophy fish as they move into shallow water. On this fishing exploration, you will fish and discover the countless coves, inlets and creeks Lake Oconee has to offer! There will be four guests per boat; each boat will include a Heritage policy expert.
**Please note, Georgia law requires anglers age 16 and older to have a current Georgia fishing license in their possession while fishing in fresh or salt water in Georgia. Licenses may be purchased online here.**

Candle Creation Class

Cost: $75 per person
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Attire: Retreat Casual 

Candle Creations is a unique activity that blends entertainment with pure relaxation. Each guest will make two 8 oz. candles using natural, non-toxic ingredients. Guests are provided the convenience of choosing their own scent through a collection of unique fragrance oils, all of which are designed to work specifically well when mixed with soy wax.