Winter

With millions of visitors a year, it's amazing how many individuals are able to capture the beauty of Hocking Hills through their own perspective.

From Pencil Sharpener Museums to the only Washboard Factory in the United States, Hocking Hills is home to some unique and quirky quick stops in Southern Ohio. 

Get creative and learn more about Hocking Hills' new visitor center, art shop and workshop hub in downtown Logan.

Who doesn’t love a vacation?All you need is a tank full of gas, your best friend and the open road.Well, and time off approved by the boss. Dad and three sons on a clear night looking thru a telescope in Hocking Hllls. Image by Nashville Photographer, Dieter Spears, Owner of Inhaus Creative.But even with designated vacation time, more than half of Americans left a total o ...

Thanks to those cold winter months, it’s easy to assume most activity is pretty much frozen until spring’s thaw.That’s not the case for Hocking Hills.You could embrace the cold and check out gorgeous ice formations with our annual winter hike or Frozen Fest. But if you’re just fed up with jackets, boots and gloves, maybe the annual Comfort Food Cruise is ...

There’s not much to do when the weather is so cold your car doors freeze shut. Even if it’s not quite as drastic, being cold isn’t always all that fun. However, it does offer the wonderful opportunity or excuse to spend a romantic night all warm and snuggled up with that special someone. If you need a few date ideas, we’ve got ya covered. Have some of yo ...

As you're prepping to bake and decorate cookies and fudge for loved ones this year, consider submitting those recipes you hold so dear.With just a dash of sprinkles, a pinch of spices that make ya tingle, share the love with your Hocking friends.Our experts will test for a book of only the best so the spirit never ends.Hurry, quick, or the cookie challenge you'll surely miss, a ...

Support Hocking Hills and those mom n’ pop stores you most enjoy while discovering that perfect gift for that special someone. While you’re at it, have the chance of winning a GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE to extend the holiday season.The package includes a two night stay in a cabin for four, canopy and canoe tours for four, a trip to Adventure Golf for four, candle maki ...

Hiatus. Escape. Freedom. The great outdoors.Sounds good right about now, doesn’t it?But it isn’t that easy, right? There’s bills to pay. Friends and family depending on you. Not to mention your job.But what if someone told you there’s a way to incorporate that dream of peace, silence and rejuvenation into your life?This isn’t some ploy to sell a Ho ...

Capture all the things to do in Hocking Hills, and get all the likes Taking pictures of beautiful waterfalls and awe-inspiring caves has to rank among our favorite things to do in Hocking Hills. And though the annual photography competition Shoot the Hills is taking a break this year, it is coming back to celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2017. (Mark your calendars for May 5-7 ...