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The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee offers a wide range of recreational activities, whether your ideal day is spent on land or water. Begin the day with an exhilarating jet-ski ride or quiet fishing excursion, head out on the water with a pontoon boat or classic Hacker-Craft boat, jump into the Family Pool or relax with endless views at the Infinity Pool and cap off the day by roasting s’mores. 

Rediscover the Magic of Summer

Introducing the brand-new Family Pool at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee, where the spirit of summer reigns supreme. Revel in the stunning lake views, experience the utter joy of childhood as you splash in the pool with the kids, and marvel at the memories being made.

Tailored to ensure every member of the family can enjoy their day in the sun, Ritz Kids Adventure Leaders are eager to engage and explore, and the Splash Shack offers an array of food and drinks, including beer and wine on tap. And with poolside towel and food service available, you can do as much — or as little — as you please.

The Family Pool Experience
With interactive features like geysers, splash pads and a bridge, the Family Pool at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is so much more than just a pool — it’s a destination for endless summer fun. The zero-entry pool provides easy access to the water for even our youngest guests, and the benches that wrap around the perimeter are perfect for sipping cocktails in the sun.

Splash Shack
Don’t let hunger slow down your fun in the sun. Featuring family favorites like nachos, wraps and salads, plus frozen cocktails, wine and beer on tap, the Splash Shack is the perfect place to refuel.

Ritz Kids Clubhouse
Located directly next to the Family Pool is the Ritz Kids Clubhouse, where children of nearly every age can discover something new.
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Infinity Pool
Your retreat awaits at our transformed Infinity Pool, featuring unobstructed views of Lake Oconee. While the kids are out exploring with our Adventure Leaders, you can revel in the relaxation of a private cabana, experience a moment (or two) of peaceful respite in the poolside Relaxation Garden, or simply sip Champagne in the shade as you listen to the sounds of nature. From high-top bar tables to luxe lounge chairs outfitted with plush terry covers, every detail is designed to create a poolside sanctuary.

Poolside Cabanas
Turn your day at the Infinity Pool into a VIP experience by reserving one of the exclusive Poolside Cabanas, unlocking access to premium seating and amenities. All packages include Freshly Sliced Fruit Tray, Assorted Sun Bum Sunscreens, HD Television, Private Interior Seating, Cooling System, Phone Charger, Lounge Chairs, Refrigerator stocked with chilled Bottled Waters and Pepsi Soft Drinks, Cabana Captain Service. Upgrade your full or half day experience with a variety of package options.  Reservations required; contact the Concierge at 706.467.7130 for additional information.

Indoor Spa Pool
Discover soothing serenity at the Indoor Spa Pool, the perfect place to swim laps or simply relax next to the poolside fireplace after receiving our signature Stress Relief Massage. Adult lap swimming is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and family swim time is open 3 to 6 p.m. by appointment only. No matter what your idea of a dreamy day by the pool entails, we would be delighted to help you bring it to life.

The Beach at Lake Oconee
Nothing says summer fun quite like a day at the beach. Discover endless opportunities for adventure and relaxation at our private beach, where lounge chairs, cabanas and umbrellas await. Enjoy food and beverage service from The Sand Bar, plus towels, sunscreen and just about everything else you might need from The Beach Hut.

Oconee Classic Boats Tours
Cruise across Lake Oconee in style in one of our classic wooden Hacker-Craft Boats. Choose either a 30-foot Runabout Triple Cockpit Model (seats 5 - 6 guests) or the 27-foot Sport Model (perfect for larger groups of 6-8 guests) and embark on a lake adventure like never before. 

Oconee Classic Boats Tours is currently closed for the Winter season and will reopen in the Spring. Kindly call 706.347.8362 for additional details or visit

Young Harris WaterSports Boat Rentals
Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last rentals at 3 p.m.) Reservations are required 24 hours in advance.Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last rentals at 3 p.m.) Walk ups available.To make a reservation, please call the Concierge at 706.467.7130 or visit

Meet us on the boat docks for some family fun and adventure on Lake Oconee. Young Harris WaterSports is proud to offer a wide variety of motorized watercraft and water sport equipment. Our boats are sure to please everyone. In addition to facilitating all action sports on the water, we also offer professional guided Fishing Excursions. So whether you are looking for a relaxing pontoon ride or some adventure tubing, Young Harris WaterSports will be happy to assist with all your needs.

  • Jet Ski - $140 for the first hour; 2 guests max.
  • Center Console (Fishing Boat) - $180 for the first hour; 4 guests max.
  • Tritoon Boat - $220 for the first hour; 11 guests max.
  • Ski Boat - $240 for the first hour; 8 guests max.
  • Deck Boat - $240 for the first hour; 8 guests max.
  • Wake Boat - $270 for the first hour; 12 guests max.
  • Double-Decker TriToon w/ Slide - $270 per hour; 11 guests max.

*All prices include fuel and water sport equipment if available (pricing is exclusive of taxes).
*Captained services available for an additional $50 per hour.

Non-motorized Lake Activities
Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Reservations are not required

Join us daily for a plethora of non-motorized lake activities that are sure to keep you entertained for hours at our resort. Our stand up paddle boards are sturdy and fun to maneuver around Lake Oconee. They are also a great way to strengthen your core muscles while on vacation. Jump in a canoe and paddle leisurely around Lake Oconee - you just may see Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons or Striped Bass jumping out of the water! If you are looking for more speed than the canoes, try our single and tandem kayaks. 

  • Bicycles
  • Canoes
  • Single Kayaks
  • Tandem Kayaks
  • Stand Up Paddle Boards

Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Reservations are not required

Ready to relax, sit back and enjoy the sunshine? Fishing is the perfect activity for a lazy summer day on a lake vacation! You can fish from the bank, the docks or at The Pointe! You will catch bream, sunfish, catfish and bass. Fishing Rentals come with a pole, tackle and bait.
Cost $10 per hour, $15 for a half-day (4 Hours) or $20 for a full-day (8 Hours).

Fishing Guide Services
Fishing service offered year-round. Requires one day notice to book excursion.

Fishing Excursion (1-2 people) - $500

  • 4 hour professional guide service 
  • Fishing license(s) required 
  • Vessel may vary depending on availability (Pontoon / Center Console / Bass Boat) 
  • Fish may vary depending on season and lake conditions 
  • Striper / Hybrid Bass-Large Mouth Bass-Crappie-Catfish

Fishing Excursion (3-4 people) - $600

  • 4 hour professional guide service
  • Fishing license(s) required
  • Vessel may vary depending on availability (Pontoon / Center Console / Bass Boat)
  • Fish may vary depending on season and lake conditions
  • Striper / Hybrid Bass-Large Mouth Bass-Crappie-Catfish

For reservations or other information, please contact Resort Concierge at (706) 467-7130.