Plan the Ultimate Winter Weekend in Hocking Hills With These Things to Do

Winter in Hocking Hills
Winter in Hocking Hills

Suffering from hay fever yet this season? Get out of the house and take advantage of the winter weather in Hocking Hills the weekend of Jan. 20. On Saturday, some of the hill’s most popular events will take place, offering a full docket of excitement and activity!

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53rd Annual Winter Hike

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Jan 20, Old Mans' Cave Parking Lot, 9 to 11 a.m.

Enjoy winter's splendor on this 6-mile trek from Old Man's Cave to Ash Cave. Layered clothing and good footwear recommended. Continuous starts from 9-11a.m. Logan Kiwanis Club famous bean soup and cornbread muffins are served at Cedar Falls (donations appreciated). A shuttle bus returns hikers to Old Man's Cave parking area.

 After the Hike head to Historic Downtown Logan for Logan Frozen Festival with more than 25 ice sculptures, ice sculpting demonstrations, ice corn hole games, ice photo frame, ice throne, musical entertainment inside and out, chainsaw wood sculpting demonstrations and plenty of food choices.

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

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 Comfort Food Cruise

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January 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28, 2018

Whether it feels like home, or it’s your first time in our neck of the woods, there’s no better way to explore the region than on a cruise through the Hocking Hills. Enjoy the beauty of winter while indulging in some of your favorite comfort foods. For six days, you can taste these dishes all around the region. Go for the gusto and try to taste all 13 in a day or take a leisurely tour and take as long as six days. Best of all, there are plenty of things to do in Hocking Hills. At the first guilty twinge, just set out for a hike on one of our trails toward a popular site such as Old Man’s Cave, Ash Cave, Rock House and Conkle’s Hollow, Cedar Falls and Cantwell Cliffs. In addition to using some of that comfort food fuel, you will be treated to a feast for the senses as you pass cave walls covered with ice beards and waterfalls frozen in suspended animation.

Tickets: $18/person. $5 of every ticket sold will benefit local food pantries.

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

 

Third Annual Frozen Festival

http://www.explorehockinghills.com/events/logan-frozen-festival/

Jan. 20, Downtown Logan Main St.

Logan Frozen Festival in Historic Downtown Logan features more than 25 ice sculptures, ice sculpting demonstrations, ice corn hole games, ice photo frame, ice throne (great selfie opp), chainsaw wood sculpting, musical entertainment inside and out, plenty of great food and fun for the whole family.

Start your day with the 52nd Annual Hocking Hills Winter Hike then head to Historic Downtown Logan for icy fun.

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

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 Beer, Wine & Moonshine at Utopia

Warm up and sample a variety of different beers, wines and moonshines from local creators – Hocking Hills Winery, Hocking Hills Moonshine and Brewery 33 at Utopia Restaurant (117 W. Main St) Saturday, Jan. 20 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Just $1 a taste!

 * Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.

BONUS! The Great Vacations AAA Travel Expo

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The annual expo takes place at the Columbus Convention Center in January every year. This year, it’ll be in action from Jan. 19 until the afternoon of Jan. 21). Exhibitors come from all over (including Hocking Hills) offering information, discounts and even vacation giveaways! This year, we will be giving away a fully inclusive trip for a family of four, lodging, actives, and food included (no catch)! Come visit our booth at the expo and give yourself something to look forward to!

For more events and things to do in Hocking Hills visit explorehockinghills.com/events