Family Getaways in the Hocking Hills, Ohio

If your family reunion or parent’s wedding anniversary is coming up and you still didn’t pick a perfect place to spend this magical time with your loved one, you can take a look at the Hocking Hills – a picturesque and inviting place in Ohio. It doesn’t matter if you’re going there for a quiet family weekend or a fancy wedding day, the Hocking Hills is a place that will bring you an unforgettable experience full of joy and happy memories. It is a place to join together and reconnect with your family.

The Hocking Hills is a gorgeous area in the southeast of Ohio near the town of Logan and has magnificent nature. The travelers can enjoy almost everything nature has to offer – cliffs, waterfalls, rock shelters and canyons. This place is known more as Hocking Hills State Park or Hocking Hills State Forest with all the mysterious caves and hiking trails. Generally, it is a paradise for travelers who enjoy outdoor activities.

A Perfect Place to Stay

First, before you arrive at the Hocking Hills, you need to find a perfect place to stay where you can spend some exceptional time. There is a wide variety of cabins for rent all over the area. Some of the most attractive luxury lodges and cabins are offered at the Bourbon Ridge Retreat.

At Bourbon Ridge Retreat you can find anything you’re looking for to spend a fun and active getaway. In The Bookers Cabin, you can enjoy comfortable furnishing, fully stocked kitchen to prepare the gourmet meals, top-notch appliances and more. Through the 6-foot-tall windows, you can adore a wonderful view that will help you take your mind off any hassle.

Also, you can rent The Woodford luxury Cabin which you will find hard to leave. The state-of-art technology together with cozy furniture and a charming fireplace make the cabin a paradise for a big family.

Besides, at every cabin, you can enjoy the outdoor space with heated pools, outdoor fireplaces, large ponds with fountains, two-person hammocks where you can enjoy the water views.

Activities at Hocking Hills

Upon arrival at the Hocking Hills, you will find a number of engaging indoor and outdoor activities. Anything from hiking to relaxing in a hot tub is available for you to create some happy memories.

So, here are some of the activities that you can do at Hocking Hills.

Go Hiking

Enjoy nature together with your family on a recreational hike. Exploring the caves, waterfalls, rock formations, forests, and fascinating flora and fauna is what makes the Hocking Hills unique and so appealing for families. There are six main hiking areas in the Hocking Hills Park, and most of them are situated around sandstone rock formations.

Places that are favored by the majority of our visitors mostly include Old Man’s Cave, Cedar Falls, Ash Cave, with all of them bringing some magical adventure.
Old Man’s Cave attracts by its scenery: forests, caves, gorge, and waterfalls. It’s got everything you may want.

Cedar Falls is situated in the Queer Creek Valley beyond Old Man’s Cave. It is the most appealing in spring when it’s warm, and you can even swim or soak your feet in there.

Ash Cave is one of the most popular hiking destinations in the Hocking Hills with its small waterfall tumbling over the giant recess cave.

There are some other popular areas for hiking in the Hocking Hills which include Cantwell Cliffs, Rock House, and the largest natural bridge in Ohio, Rock Bridge.

Enjoy a Hot Tub

To have the most relaxing and amazing time with your loved ones, you don’t have to go out in the wilderness. You can stay inside in your luxury cabin and have a peaceful time together, and, after the children go to sleep, you can enjoy a hot tub. Relaxing together and enjoying each other while letting off the everyday hustle is probably one of the most romantic leisure pursuits.

At Bourbon Ridge Retreat you can take advantage of the luxury and relaxing hot tub right outside of your cabin.

Canoe on the Hocking River

If you want to have a chill and lazy time enjoying the beauty of the surrounding nature, you can take a canoe down the Hocking River and lazily float as you enjoy your time. You can pack a lunch with you or stop by one of the river’s sandbars for a nice meal. On selected nights, you can even take a moonlight canoe trip.

So, if you are tired of spending your trips in the noisy cities or boring woods and want to explore the new horizons, book a cabin at Bourbon Ridge Retreat and come visit the Hocking Hills.


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