Category Archives: Ohio Attractions

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Weekend Getaway in Ohio

Somehow the older we get the less time we seem to have.  Life becomes overwhelming with every passing year and time for leisure seems to suffer the most.  We are pulled in so many directions, and distractions plague us relentlessly. We know how you feel because we too used to suffer.  Well fear not fellow Ohioans, there is a solution Continue Reading...
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Haunted Hocking Hills – 8 Haunted Places in Ohio

Looking to explore some mysterious and quite possibly haunted places in Ohio?  There are some unsolved mysteries centuries old right here in the Hocking Hills. Sure Hocking Hills has waterfalls, hiking trails and scenic views, but did you also know about its history with the supernatural? Reports of ghosts have been cited by visitors and locals alike.  Thrill seekers travel Continue Reading...
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Lily Festival 2015

Whether you are staying in one of our cabins, lodges or visiting the Hocking Hills area for the day, there is something interesting and unique for everyone to enjoy including hiking, biking, swimming, zip lines or just spending quiet time away from it all. Another excellent annual event in the area is LilyFest held this year on July 10 – Continue Reading...
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Hocking Hills Farm and Harvest Festivals

With the abundance of local festivals and stunning fall foliage, harvest time is a fun and beautiful time to visit Hocking Hills. Here are seven Hocking Hills farm and harvest festivals to put on your list. Hocking County Fair, September 8-13 The Hocking County Fair is celebration of the area’s bounty and culture. Come enjoy livestock and tractor shows, arts Continue Reading...
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7 Best 4th of July Fireworks Displays in Ohio

The birthday of our country is right around the corner! Between spectacular fireworks shows and family barbecues, this is one of America’s favorite holidays. Here are the seven best 4th of July fireworks displays in Ohio. Red, White, and BOOM (Columbus) Downtown Columbus’s Red, White, and BOOM features the largest fireworks display in all of Ohio. In addition to the Continue Reading...
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5 Apps for Your Hocking Hills Vacation

Smartphone and mobile devices have made vacations so much easier! You can use them to plan in advance, navigate unfamiliar areas, and find food wherever you are. Here are 5 apps that will help make your Hocking Hills vacation a breeze. Hocking Hills App Yep, there is an entire app devoted to Hocking Hills. It uses your phone’s GPS to Continue Reading...
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6 Top-Rated Restaurants in Hocking Hills

Even if you are staying in a Hocking Hills cabin and cooking most of your own meals, you’ll probably want to take at least one night off to sample the local fare. Logan and the surrounding areas have some excellent restaurants, perfect for a romantic dinner or a night out with the family. Here are five top-rated restaurants in Hocking Continue Reading...
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How Do You Show Your Ohio Pride?

Ohioans are a proud people, and we have a lot to be proud of! Ohio has been the home state of seven presidents—more than any other state—as well as Thomas Edison, Neil Armstrong, the Wright brothers, and many of the top stars during the Golden Age of Hollywood. It also boasts a national forest, 20 state forests, and 73 state Continue Reading...
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7 Reasons to Visit Hocking Hills in January

Let’s face it, when most people think about January getaways, they think sunshine and beaches. But 2014 is the perfect year to broaden your horizons and explore new destinations. Save the beach for summer; here are seven great reasons to visit Hocking Hills this January. Hocking Hills Annual Winter Hike The Hocking Hills Annual Winter Hike is one of southeast Continue Reading...
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Hocking Hills Holiday Spectaculars

When you were growing up, did you get to stay up late to watch It’s a Wonderful Life and A Christmas Story? Or maybe your family always took in the local community production of A Christmas Carol or the “Singing Christmas Tree.” Many of our best-loved holiday traditions revolve around these classic movies and shows that, no matter how often Continue Reading...