5 Unique Things to Do in Hocking Hills

Hocking Hills is home to some of the best outdoor recreation in all of Ohio. But, for travelers looking for more out of their trip, there are several unique things to do in Hocking Hills to get you off the beaten path. From the largest collection of pencil sharpeners in America to unique Sauna Pods found at Chalets in Hocking Hills, there is something for everyone!

1. Discover History at Local Museums

Start your journey at one-of-a-kind Hocking Hills museums. Discover fascinating history at Robbins Crossing Historical Village, Hocking County Historical Society and Museum, and Ohio Glass Museum. For those seeking a brief yet insightful introduction to the region’s history, make sure to stop at the Visitors Center for Hocking Hills State Park, just a five-minute drive from our chalets at Old Man’s Cave! 

2. Relax in Hocking Hills Sauna Pods

Indulge in one-of-a-kind relaxation during your stay in Hocking Hills with our exclusive Sauna Pods, conveniently located near your cabin rental. These barrel-shaped cedar saunas feature fish-eyed windows overlooking the hills to enhance your sense of place. Kick your feet back, connect your music to Bluetooth, and feel your aches and pains melt away. Reserve the sauna for one-hour, two-hour, or full-day sessions!

3. Learn the Art of Glassblowing and Blacksmithing

Discover hands-on lessons for the unique arts of glassblowing and blacksmithing in Hocking Hills. Jack Pine Studio offers glassblowing workshops where you can blow out a glass pumpkin or paperweight with the help of a glass artist. Or learn the skills of blacksmithing with Lockhart Ironworks with a beginner class! 

4. See Hocking Hills from a New Perspective

Hiking not your style? Discover Hocking Hills from a new perspective! Soar above the trees with Hocking Hills Canopy Tours, ride the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway train, fly the skies with Hocking Hills Scenic Air Tours, or set out for an equine adventure with Spotted Horse Ranch.

5. Try Unique Food & Drinks in Hocking Hills

Sample the unique flavors of Hocking Hills at our local coffee shops, wineries, and restaurants. Start your day at the Hocking Hills Coffee Emporium with creatively named coffees like the Lake Logan Latte and the Cantwell Cliff Cappuccino. Then head to Hocking Hills Winery and sample their collection of award-winning wines. Or visit their restaurant, 58 West, and enjoy good food, fine wine, craft beer, and premium spirits in one convenient destination. 

Reserve Your Cabin Rental in Hocking Hills

Plan your getaway with Chalets in Hocking Hills and discover all the unique things to do in Hocking Hills. Our Hocking Hills cabins feature a scenic setting, fireplace, hot tub, fire ring, luxurious linens, fine furnishings, and well-equipped kitchens. Browse our selection of over 50 Hocking Hills cabin rentals and check our last-minute discounts before you book!