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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 ...

Just because it may be getting colder doesn’t mean Hocking Hills is closed down for the season. Cozy up by the fire, drink some eggnog or Moonshine and get into the holiday spirit with these small-town celebrations and traditions. It’d be impossible not to enjoy these special treats, even for Scrooge! Downtown Logan Christmas Tree and DecorationsGet in the spirit in ...

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 ...

It’s hard not to fall in love with the rolling hills in Hocking, the open fields, the gorgeous sunsets.You’d be hard pressed to find a soul who didn’t appreciate the beauty Hocking Hills offers.However, there are a few spots locals know of that enhance their appreciation for the region. The following of which could do the same for visiting tourists, allowing t ...

The experience, high amongst the trees, offers a new perspective.It’s not every day someone tells you to eat a tree.Ok – so it’s not a whole tree. More like a little twig from a tree. A birch tree, to be exact.You think I’m kidding? Next time you find yourself in front of a birch tree, grab a twig and chew on it a bit.It’ll taste like mint. And not ...

Make moonshine part of your next Hocking Hills AdventureAfter decades of volunteering at the New Straitsville Moonshine Festival, the St. Clair boys – Hocking County locals Brian and Eric (brothers) plus Ray (cousin) – wanted to open their own distillery. When state law recently changed to allow micro moonshine distilling, the St. Clairs were ready to act. They open ...

Find secluded Hocking Hills cabins and reconnect with nature one-on-one, even on busy weekendsDon’t let the crowds keep you away from the Hocking Hills during a long holiday weekend. Solitude can be found any time of the year – you just need to know where to look.Check the timeEven on the most tourist-choked holiday weekends, early morning and late evening are quiet ...

Hocking Hills pet friendly cabins and activities for you and your pupWho better to spend some late-summer days with in the Hocking Hills than your best friend – the four-legged one. There may be more dog-friendly options in the region than you know. Photo by: @bri_ostrander via InstagramTake a dog-friendly outingDogs are allowed on trails in the state parks of the Hocking ...