Among the Trees

Among the Trees

Hocking Hills Area

Hocking Hills Activities

Experience all the Hocking Hills of Ohio has to offer during your stay. Take the time to research and plan your trip before arriving. Below are some area highlights. For more information on the area, please check out the Hocking Hills Tourism website ( or when you arrive in the area stop by the Welcome Center at 13178 OH-664 Scenic, Logan, OH 43138.

Hocking Hills Tourism Association website link

Approximate mileage to popular hiking sites:

Ash Cave20 miles
Cantwell Cliffs8 miles
Cedar Falls17 miles
Clear Creek Metro Park4 miles
Conkle’s Hollow15 miles
Old Man’s Cave17 miles
Rockbridge Nature Preserve4 miles
Rock House15 miles
Wayne National Forest15 miles


Hocking Hills is rich in natural wonders and provides numerous options for hiking. Some of the more popular sites include Ash Cave, Cantwell Cliffs, Cedar Falls, Conkle’s Hollow, Old Man’s Cave, Rockbridge Nature Preserve, Rock House and the Wayne National Forest. These hikes are from less than 10 minutes away to up to approximately 30 minutes. For up to date trail maps, stop by the Welcome Center before heading out.

Water Activities:

Lake Logan State Park – 5 miles
One of the finest fishing lakes in Ohio has boat rentals, a beach area for swimmers, and scenic picnic spots.

Canoeing – 4 miles
Hocking Hills Canoe Livery provides canoe and kayak trips on the Hocking River.

Thrilling Activities:

 Zip Lines – 2 miles
Experience a thrilling, scenic Hocking Hills Zipline canopy tour adventure with Hocking Hills Canopy Tours. They have zips and thrills for the whole family.

Rock Climbing – 4 miles
High Rock Adventures –  offers Rappelling/Climbing/Eco Adventure Tours on pristine private land. All skill levels, fully guided, all equipment provided for ages 6 and up.

Golfing – 11 miles
Hocking Hills Golf Club offers a unique and picturesque golfing experience.

Mini Golf – 5 miles
One of the most beautiful and challenging 18 hole miniature golf courses in America. Thousands of flowers, cave, waterfalls.

Train – 20 miles
Hocking Valley Scenic Railway provides scenic train rides along the Hocking River in restored historic railroad equipment.

Places to Visit:

Hocking Hills Winery – 5 miles
Enjoy wine, music and snacks at Hocking Hills winery.

Brewery 33 – 5 miles
Choose from 14 handcrafted beers.

Hocking Hills Moonshine – 7 miles
Hocking County’s only moonshine distillery. Take a free tour to watch moonshine being made.

Washboard Company – 7 miles
The Columbus Washboard Factory is the only manufacturer of handmade washboards and vintage laundry products in America. Stop by for a guided factory tour.


For a current list of restaurants see the Food & Drink page at

Area Shopping:

Antique Malls:

Hocking Hills Market – 2 miles
Logan Antique Mall – 5 miles

Convenience Stores:

All located within 2 to 5 miles away 

Kroger Market – 4 miles
Includes groceries, liquor store and pharmacy
31550 Chieftain Drive, Logan

CVS Pharmacy – 4 miles
Drug store and pharmacy
1390 West Hunter Street, Logan

Walmart Supercenter – 5 miles
Includes groceries
12910 State Route 664, Logan

Go Mart – 2 miles
Gas station and convenience store
10730 Jackson Street, Rockbridge

What Locals Know - Hocking County and Surrounding Area


  • Captain Rons Pirate Pizza – 740-385-2221 – 16757 OH-664 Logan OH
  • The Feed – 740-385-7639 – 428 E. Front St. Logan OH
  • M & M’s Family Diner – 740-380-9181 – 34 W. Main St. Logan OH
  • Hocking Hills Bagel Co. – 40 N. Market St. Logan OH
  • 58 West – 740-216-5360 – 58 W. 2nd St. Logan OH


  • Stalder’s On Main – 69 E. Main Str. Logan Oh
  • Hocking Hills Chic Boutique – 740-380-9753 – 26772 US-33 Rockbridge OH
  • Appalachian Art & Craft Market – 740-380-9020 – 26784 US-33 Rockbridge

Specialty Shops:

  • Hocking Hills Roastery – 740-603-6303 – 11392 Frasure-Helber Rd. Logan OH
  • Tacies Sweet Treats – 740-412-4074 – 1317 W. Hunter St. Logan OH
  • Price Road Pastures – 740-215-1776 – 37594 Price Road Logan OH
  • Pineland Trading Company – 740-216-5005 – 110 E. Main St. Logan OH
  • Little House On The Ridge Holistic – 740-475-9123 – 57 W. Hunter St. Logan OH
  • Silver Lining Design Co. – 740-703-5208
  • Gifts That Give Back – 740-707-3150 – 66 E. Main St. Logan OH
  • Hocking Hills Moonshine – 740-397-9044 – 55 S. Spring St. Logan OH


  • Sun Spots by Adria – 740-274-0818 – Art Glass Classes
  • NevilleBillie Adventure Park – 740-380-1775 – 15155 Sauerkraut Logan OH
  • Offroad, Paintball, High rope, etc.
  • Hocking Hills Paint Parties – 740-270-4379 – 57 W. Hunter St. Logan OH
  • Paint Parties, Splatter Cave, Dart Battlezone, etc.
  • Fox’s High Rock Farm – 740-370-0800 – 14977 OH-664 Logan OH
  • Petting Zoo, Gem mining, inexpensive
  • John Glenn Astronomy Park – 20531 OH-663 Logan OH – I believe this is free


  • Hocking Hills Boarding Kennel – 740-380-1010 – 15378 Mt. Olive Rd. Rockbridge OH
  • Hocking Hills Bike Rental – 614-519-2136
  • Dirt & Trail Bikes



Experience all the Hocking Hills of Ohio has to offer during your stay. Take the time to research and plan your trip before arriving.