Hocking Hills is a destination that provides an impressive amount of charm, an exciting ambiance, and delicious dining opportunities. For those that love to shop, be entertained and explore there’s never a shortage of activities in this region of Ohio. While it’s fun to immerse yourself in the many captivating cities that encompass Hocking Hills, there’s truly no better way to experience this scenic locale than by getting out and getting into nature. You don’t have to be an expert to make the most of the stunning landscape. When you’re here and hoping to experience the woods, water, and trails to the fullest, let the team at Fox’s Hocking Hills Canoe Livery be your guide to a great getaway.
A Tradition of Taking to Nature
Since it’s opening in 1996, Fox’s Hocking Hills Canoe Livery has been providing guests to Hocking Hills with outdoor experiences quite unlike any other. This canoe, kayak, and raft rental company prides itself on providing the ultimate experiences on the Hocking River. The team at this establishment is happy to accompany novice canoers, kayakers and rafters down the river for a safe and exciting experience that gives you an up-close look at the intricate nature of this rugged landscape. More experienced outdoor enthusiasts are welcome to take advantage of the high-quality equipment and enjoy a peaceful paddle down the river on their own as well. Those that are looking to extend their day trip into an overnight adventure will want to make sure to book a dual canoe and camping excursion. Fox’s Hocking Hills Canoe Livery has a collection of cabins and campsites along the river that make for a fun place to call it a day once your river run is complete.
Vacation is about making the most of your time in a new destination and sometimes it’s the unique stops along the way that make for the best memories. Come to Fox’s Hocking Hills Canoe Livery for a chance to participate in fun activities that including golf and even moonlight canoe tours for a new take on the beauty of the river! These moonlight tours are a truly special occasion that allows guests to head out at sunset and explore the river by night. The moonlight is more than bright enough to shine the way through, but you will also have your tour guide on hand too. Moonlight tours are only available during select dates throughout the year and often sell out in advance. Once you have completed the journey patrons will arrive back at the livery where a bonfire will be waiting. Enjoy making s’mores with the family as local musicians play some relaxing bluegrass music for you to enjoy. Only Hocking Hills Canoe Livery offers this unique and exciting excursion in the area!
As mentioned, Hocking Hills Canoe Livery offers some exciting river rafting tours that will take you down the water. The rafting tours are the perfect experience for those who are traveling with up to six people. The rafts are able to fit your entire group onto one craft so you can experience it together. Hocking Hills Canoe Livery’s rafting trips are great for anyone who has little to no experience with river rafting. Your tour guide will show you how to navigate these water crafts. Most of the rafting tours will take around two hours from start to finish since they move slower than kayaks and canoes. You will love just how fun it is to experience the Hocking Hills River with this unique activity!
Kayak and Canoe Adventures
Another great way to experience some river action is with kayak and canoe tours with Hocking Hills Canoe Livery. Hocking River is the perfect place to try out either activity for the first time as it is typically smooth and calm. Each tour starts will participants being taken to the starting point; from there you will have the current behind you so you can flow through faster than against it. Each tour allows you to enjoy a single rider kayak or two-person canoe. Most kayak and canoe tours will take up to three hours to complete depending on how fast you are paddling. Some tour options will even let you get onto land and explore such as one that will take you up to Natural Rockbridge. If you want to explore at a leisurely pace you can pick up a kayak or canoe rental that starts at just $15 an hour. Staff members will be on hand to help you get started but it is all you after that.
Hocking Hills Activities
When you’ve taken time to explore the Hocking River in style, make sure you have vacation accommodations to match. Buffalo Cabins and Lodges provides visitors to this area with a wide variety of rental cabins to choose from that are customized to fit everyone’s personal style. Contact us today for more information and to start planning your trip!