Whenever we plan for a vacation getaway, there is one member in the family who you simply cannot forget about: your dog! If you are like most, you treat your dog like the actual member of the family that they are. This includes making sure they are a part of most of your family events. When it comes to traveling, some families may find it difficult to include their dog in the journey. Luckily, Hocking Hills is a top destination for those looking to have their dog included on the trip. There are plenty of outdoor activities to check out with your pup along with Hocking Hills dog-friendly rentals. Take a look at what your dog lover’s journey to Hocking Hills can look like:
Hocking Hills Dog-Friendly Rentals
The most important part of planning for your trip to Hocking Hills with your pup is finding a vacation property that will allow you to bring your pup. Our dog-friendly rentals are some of the finest homes we offer in Hocking Hills. There are a variety of home sizes, making it easy to find something that is perfectly sized for your family. Our selection of dog-friendly homes includes single-family homes with all of the essential space of your house back home.
You will step inside a spacious living area where plush sofas and chairs await you. Huge Smart TVs let you unwind with a movie or show when you connect to your favorite streaming app through the complimentary Wi-Fi. Gas fireplaces help keep you and the pup nice and warm during the colder months of winter.
The gourmet kitchens inside these pup-friendly homes have everything you need to make a meal too. Full-size appliances, essential cooking ware, and spacious countertops will have you cooking up a meal in no time. Dining room areas let everyone sit down at once to enjoy the meal as well.
The bedrooms will make sure everyone in comfortable at night too. Plush beds and fine linens offer the perfect night of sleep. En-suite bathrooms provide plenty of privacy when showering.
Of course, you will need an outdoor space to accommodate your pup and family. These homes often have grassy green lawns and plenty of natural scenery. Since each home is individually owned make sure to review the pet policy when booking with your favorite property.
Hike Through Hocking Hills State Park
No all trails will be dog friendly when you travel but luckily all of the trails at Hocking Hills State Park are. Hocking Hills State Park is the top attraction in the area for its gorgeous hiking trails that you will want to explore all of. Some trails are more accessible than others and may even be easier on your dog’s paws. Ash Cave features a paved trail making it the easiest trail to explore with your pup. The trail only takes about an hour to see in its entirety. Other trails that are perfect for your dog include Cedar Falls where you can enjoy a running stream during your hike and eventually make it to a 50-foot waterfall. Don’t forget about stopping by Cantwell Cliffs and Old Man’s Cave too!
Finding a Dog-Friendly Restaurant
Finding a restaurant that is dog-friendly anywhere can be difficult. Most restaurants are restricted to not having dogs inside when they serve food. Luckily, many restaurants in Hocking Hills offer spacious patios where your loveable canine can enjoy laying out in the sun. Head over to Brewery 33 where everyone can find something to enjoy on the menu. This casual brewery is open for lunch and dinner and is a family-friendly establishment. Enjoy a handcrafted beer with your food as you get to hang out with your pup on the patio. Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ is the top spot for local BBQ where you can sit on the covered outdoor patio. Enjoy a hearty sandwich or smoked BBQ; we’re sure your pup will enjoy the smell! Other local favorites that allow dogs also include Urban Grille, Maya Burrito Co., Hungry Buffalo, and more.
Go to the Lake Hope
Another great way to spend time with your pup is by taking them to Lake Hope State Park. The whole family will be able to find something to enjoy. Canoe or kayak the water or hang out near the shore. Bring a picnic with you for a tasty meal. Lake Hope is just a short drive away so you will be able to get there in no time.
Your Time Here in Hocking Hill with Your Pup
Start planning your vacation getaway with your family and dog by finding the perfect Hocking Hills pet-friendly rental with us. Book your favorite today and get ready for Hocking Hills.