Stargazing in Ohio’s Hocking Hills

There is nothing more awe-inspiring than looking up to a sky full of stars. Unfortunately, urban light pollution has made it harder to see the grandeur of the night sky. But, there are still many locations in the country where you can see the night sky with clarity, including Hocking Hills. The cabins at Chalets […]

Explore the Best Caves in Ohio on a Self-Guided Tour

Did you know that Ohio has some of the best cave systems in the United States? There are several incredible caves open to the public to explore. Take full advantage of an awesome outdoor adventure. You’ll be amazed at all of the caves located near Hocking Hills, in particular. Hocking Hills State Park is famous […]

Take a Wellness Retreat to the Hocking Hills

Given the demanding nature of our modern lifestyles, it seems like we seldom get a chance to replenish fully before moving on to the next task. The work-life rigamarole can be understandably stressful, so it’s not surprising that some feel overwhelmed by responsibilities. It’s almost as if you’re carrying the weight of the world. Sometimes […]

A Scenic Way to Enjoy Your Valentine’s Day

Whether you’ve been dating for 2 months or married for 40 years, you’ll want to do something unique and fun for that special someone once Valentine’s rolls around.  What is more romantic than getting some alone time in a cozy cabin away from the hustle and bustle of life? Escape into the serenity of nature, […]

Hocking Hills Comfort Food Cruise – A Tasty Adventure

The Holidays are almost over and the time to consume a plethora of tasty foods is almost to a close…or is it? Why stop eating warm and comforting foods now,  when you can go on a huge food sampling adventure through the snowy month of January. The Hocking Hills 6th Annual Comfort Food Cruise starts […]

Ghosts of Hocking Hills Part 1

  Ghosts of Hocking Hills – Part 1   In autumn, Hocking Hills is known for its picturesque landscapes and an array of colors in which to “ooh and ahh” at…. But there are other things in these hills that may cause an entirely different tone to emanate from your voice.   Having grown up […]

Hocking Hills Winter Hike 2014

Hocking Hills 49th Annual Winter Hike Date: January 18th, 2014 The annual winter hike is a 6-mile walk from Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave in the Hocking Hills. The hike has continuous starts from 9am-11am. Midway through the hike at Cedar Falls, Hot Bean soup is served for a donation. When you reach Ash […]

Take a Trip to Conkle’s Hollow

No trip to Hocking Hills is complete without a visit to Conkle’s Hollow State Nature Preserve to admire the breathtaking vistas. Towering sandstone cliffs and cascading waterfalls reach almost 200 feet above a gorge that at times is only 100 feet wide. Conkle’s Hollow is named after W.J. Conkle, a man about which practically nothing […]

Ultimate Guide to Family Vacations in Ohio

Just a few years ago, the phrase “family vacation” evoked visions of endless road trips with everybody wondering if we’re there yet, or of parents, kids, and the family dog huddled in a small tent during a downpour. But family vacations have evolved considerably. Today families traveling together have many more choices of where to […]

Weekend Getaways in Ohio

The Hocking Hills region in southeast Ohio is a favorite destination of locals and tourists alike. Located an easy one hour from Columbus and 2 ½ hours from Cincinnati, Hocking Hills has stunning landscapes and activities for all seasons, guaranteed to please both serious adventurers and those looking for a little R&R. Here are some […]