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How to find deals on lodging Photo by Instagram user @trevleeIf you spent the summer traveling and now find yourself stuck at home — no need to worry. The smart vacationer doesn’t stop going places, she picks the right place to go. A trip to Hocking Hills has been called the “best one-tank-of-gas vacation in Ohio,” and that was before checking out the ti ...

 From ghost hunts to costume contests, Hocking Hills abounds with spooks and thrillsFor those who love the Halloween season and aren’t scared to get a chill or two from local legends and lore, Hocking Hills is the place to be. The thrill-seeker/ghost-hunter will find plenty to do this time of year.The Hocking Hills region is rich with history. As far back as the 1700 ...

You’ve built up quite the appetite with your Hocking Hills excursions — now where do you go if you’re not feeling that picnic you packed? Here are 10 great Hocking Hills dining options to try. The Ridge Inn in Laurelville Photo by Instagram user @myhockinghillsWhat began as a family-owned coffee shop for locals expanded into this Hocking Hills restaurant servi ...

Photo courtesy of Inn & Spa at Cedar FallsIt’s hard to miss the out-of-this world colors of the Hocking Hills region in October. If you are outdoors in the thousands of acres that make up the Hocking Hills region, you are going to be stunned by the autumn beauty. If you want the insider’s guide to how best to take in the Hocking Hills fall colors, check out our ...

Including local bands, nearby nightlife, and more Photo by Instagram user @gregurbanyiAnyone who’s been to Hocking Hills will understand if all you do while visiting is stare, without ceasing, at the splendor of the fall colors. But with so many fun Hocking Hills fall events coming up, you can take a break from nature and add these don’t-miss events to your visit.He ...

Photo by Instagram user @parmeseanyThere are so many Hocking Hills caves and waterfalls it’s sometimes hard to keep them straight — or figure out which hike makes the most sense if you only have an afternoon to visit.To help narrow down the search, ask yourself what you’re looking for. Do you want an easy, short hike that includes a destination waterfall? Do ...

Jerry Swank holsterThe end of September in Hocking Hills brings the best of fall foliage and autumn colors to astound visitors and locals alike. With all the natural beauty there is to witness outside, it may surprise you to learn Hocking Hills also boasts unique and unforgettable man-made beauty as well.The Hocking Hills Artists & Craftsman Association’s Annual Fall ...

Things to do in Hocking Hills: Avoid the crowds and visit mid-weekLet’s face it. The fall colors in Hocking Hills are worthy of any nature-lovers top 10 list when it comes to beautiful scenery. You know it, we know it — everyone knows it. However, you shouldn’t let large crowds sway you from the splendor. When the season changes you should change it up yoursel ...

The 37th Annual Indian Run trail race is a great place to startEver feel like there’s simply not enough time to explore all the trails in the Hocking Hills region? Looking to expand your Hocking Hills adventure to something a little more faster-paced? Have you considered trail running?Like hiking, but a little more faster-paced, trail running can be an immensely rewarding ...

From dusk to dawn, Hocking Hills truly has it all Even if your idea of nightlife in Hocking Hills consists of turning your eyes skyward to bask in starlight, or, perhaps, sipping a cold (or warm) beverage in front of a fire, the region offers a rich cultural experience rife with delicious adult beverages, like artisanal cider, liquor, beer and wine.Because, let’s face it, afte ...