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Visit Ohio's Appalachian Country and experience some of the best attractions in the Midwest!

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  • Hocking Hills State Park

    Hocking Hills State Park is located in Hocking Co. near Logan, an hour southeast of Columbus. The scenery is breathtaking, with recess caves, cliffs & waterfalls. Spectacular natural features include Old Mans Cave, Ash Cave, Rock House, Cantwell Cliffs & Cedar Falls.

    The Ash Cave trail is wheelchair accessible, and most other features are easy to moderate hikes from parking areas. The park offers many hiking trails totaling 10 miles, along with 4 miles of mountain biking trails and 40 miles of bridle trails on adjacent state forest (bring your own horse).  There is an archery range and trail with a variety of targets. 

    Picnic areas have tables, grills & 4 reservable shelters. Programs provide entertainment all year. The visitor center at Old Mans Cave features local geology & history. 

    The 2-bedroom vacation cottages have kitchen, bathroom w/shower, living room, fireplace, TV, screened porch, & heat/A/C. The campground has 156 campsites with electric and 13 non-electric sites, plus 3 hassle-free Camper Cabins. Several cottages are pet friendly.

    Campground amenities are showers, restrooms & campground pool. Pets permitted on designated sites. The Dining Lodge, located near Old Mans Cave, is open seasonally with restaurant, lounge, game room & outdoor swimming pool. (No overnight facilities available.)

    Camping rates (weekends) range from $22/night to $29/night for non-electric/electric sites. Camper cabins are $40/night. Cottages range from $105 to $130/night. Call 1-866-644-6727 for reservations.

    • Address: 19852 State Route 664 South
      Logan, Ohio 43138
    • Phone: Local Number: 7403856841
    • Email:
    • Website: http://www.ohiostateparks.org
  • Hocking Hills Canopy Tours / Zip Line Adventures

    Hocking Hills is home of Ohio's 1st World-Class zipline canopy tour, the new "X" Tour in 2014, the home of the only dual Super Zip® (1400ft+), Off-Road Segway Adventure Tours, and "Dragon Fly - Zipline Adventure for Kids"!



    Celebrating its 7th year of operations, Hocking Hills Canopy Tours offers two spectacular 3-hour zip line adventures giving thrill seekers the unique opportunity to zip through the treetops on a network of cables and adventure sky bridges suspended high above the forest floor, overlooking the natural features of Hocking Hills. Boasting over 30+ zip lines, this location has something for everyone!



    Our friendly and experienced guides will give you a detailed safety and equipment orientation before you are fitted with your personal safety gear for any of the tours offered. You will also have the opportunity to practice "zipping" techniques that you will be using on the tour. 



    On the 100% Tree-based canopy tour, you will complete 10 zip lines, traverse 5 adventure skybridges and rappel back to ground level at the finish line. The new "X" Tour has 11 zip lines, including zipping into a recessed cave and over the Hocking River.  You will enjoy amazing views from the observation platforms while your guides point out interesting highlights of the area, including native vegetation, animals, as well as local history.For thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike, these tours are the perfect adventures for families, couples seeking to escape the fast-paced city, or adults looking for something new. This zipline tour is sure to thrill first-time zippers as well as the most experienced zipline enthusiasts.

    • Address: 10714 Jackson Street
      Rockbridge, Ohio 43149
    • Phone: Local Number: 7403859477
    • Email: info@hockinghillscanopytours.com
    • Website: http://www.hockinghillscanopytours.com
  • Tecumseh! Outdoor Drama

    Witness the epic life story of the legendary Shawnee leader as he struggles to defend his sacred homelands in the Ohio country during the late 1700s.

    You will sit beneath the stars in the beautiful and spacious Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre. Sheer spectacle surrounds you with a herd of galloping horses, live military cannon in action, and the most dazzling battle sequences offered on the American stage.

    Often emulated within the outdoor drama industry, "TECUMSEH!" continues to set the standard for innovative production techniques.

    June 6 - August 30, 2014. (Monday - Saturday)

    Backstage Tours depart at 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM daily, Monday - Saturday, Adults $4.50 and Children (10 and younger) $3.50; visit our free Prehistoric Indian Mini Museum; dine in the open-air Terrace Restaurant; and visit the Mountain Gallery Gift Shop before experiencing one of the nation's finest outdoor productions!

    Saturdays only @ 3:00 PM - Living History Tour, Adults $4.50 and Children (10 and younger) $3.50.

    All seats are reserved. Advance payment required for all performances. Group, AAA and Senior Citizen discounts available. ALL SALES FINAL

    • Address: 5968 Marietta Road
      Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
    • Phone: Local Number: 7407750700
    • Email: tecumseh@bright.net
    • Website: http://www.tecumsehdrama.com

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