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10 Romantic Things To Do in Hocking Hills

Nothing is more romantic than sneaking away with your partner for a little R&R in the hills; Hocking Hills that is. Of all the romantic things to do in Hocking Hills, just being together is the best way to connect to nature and each other. Want to plan a romantic getaway? Try these ideas for […]

Are There Bears in Hocking Hills? (sometimes!)

Encountering native plants and animals while out hiking or enjoying nature is part of the adventure. People want to know what the chances are of encountering any dangerous animals or plants before heading out and generally do some research. We are here to help with a little guide on where there are bears in Hocking […]

How to Explore the Coolest Hocking Hills Caves

The Hocking Hills caves located in southeastern Ohio are some of the most beautiful geological wonders in the area. Within Hocking Hills State Park are some hiking trails, waterways to kayak, canoe, and fish along with checking out some miraculous caves. Make a stop in Logan for supplies before venturing into Hocking Hills State Park. […]

Where to Find the Best Hocking Hills Waterfalls

Hiking around Hocking Hills in Ohio is a pure delight. So many waterfalls and caves are carved out of natural sandstone bedrock from ancient times it feels like stepping back in time. From spectacular views of gorges to walking into a park and being awestruck at the height of waterfalls that pour forth in spring, […]

What is the Devil’s Bathtub in Hocking Hills?

The Devil’s Bathtub sounds a bit suspicious up front, but there is quite a history behind this unique and special place in Hocking Hills. The name for Devil’s Bathtub comes from a pool that froths along the streambed in the trail known as Old Man’s Cave. Accessible to many trail walkers and hikers, the Devil’s […]

Experience the Winter Hikes of Hocking

Hiking is an experience many people love from the time outdoors to quiet space in nature to breathe in fresh air, everyone has their reasons for heading out on the trails. Winter hikes in Hocking Hills can be just as refreshing, and challenging, as the popular summer hikes. Find out where people hike and how […]

The Perfect Two-Day Trip in Hocking Hills

Don’t have a lot of time but still seeking an exciting getaway? A two-day Hocking Hills Trip may be right for you! Only 50 minutes outside of Columbus you can find 7 different hiking areas – all of which are relatively short making it easy to visit multiple stops in one day. When To Visit […]

Best Dog-Friendly Trails in Hocking Hills

When hiking in Hocking Hills through miles of beautiful trails, rock formations and waterfalls, you won’t want to leave your four-legged friends behind! Hocking Hills State Park is extremely dog-friendly. Four-legged friends are invited to adventure all over with their human companions, so long as they are well behaved and on a leash. The only […]

Guide to Hiking the Hocking Hills

People come from all over the world to see the beautiful parks and trails of Hocking Hills. Our little slice of the Appalachian basin is home to some of the most enchanting natural rock formations and forest groves in North America. Or at least we’d like to think so. If you’ve come to hike the […]