Ohio Hiking Trails: Hocking Hills State Park
There is no entrance fee to visit these Ohio hiking
When are these Hiking Trails most beautiful?
While many assume hiking is a summer time
activity, visiting during the spring and later fall provides a
completely new appearance.
When the leaves are down, there is greater
visibility of the trails, waterfalls,
boulders, streams, and cliffs.
water flow of
secondary waterfalls become more
abundant within a couple days of a rain for those who have flexibility
to factor the weather forecast when visiting trails of Hocking Hills
Lodging & Camping (pup-up links):
State Park cabin and camping reservations
lodging and camping
Alternative Area camping:
Maps (pup-up third party links):
Roadway & Buckeye Trail map (.pdf)
Old Man's Cave map
Cedar Falls map
Proper dress and footwear
(sometimes mud) are the big ones along with one's
The are no trash receptacles in the gorges.
What drink containers go in, must also be brought out.
Some conditions might promote the
use of a flashlight at Rockhouse. In general, the need for bug
repellent is less typical than other portions of the
Have a respect your environment:
Electronic device reception is generally poor and
rural emergency service extraction time is a different world than urban
areas. Good judgment and safe decisions are important.
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