The Thanksgiving holiday provides an important annual time set aside to reflect on all we have and are grateful for. While this holiday often comes with a long list of traditions from sitting around the table indulging in delicious food to after-dinner games on the television, there’s no reason not to switch it up when you have the chance. If you’re looking to enjoy your holiday away in a place where nature is beautiful and options for fun are seemingly endless, then a Hocking Hills Thanksgiving trip is just what you need this year.
Take Your Thanksgiving to New Heights
Give your holiday fun factor a boost by planning to book an aerial sightseeing tour this year when you’re in town for a Hocking Hills Thanksgiving. Scenic Air Hocking Hill Tours is a premier provider of all things in the air fun and guests will find that these thrilling excursions give a comprehensive and one of a kind view of the spectacular terrain that makes up this area. Tours can be booked for 20 minutes or an hour at a time, but no matter what timeframe you choose, it’s bound to be an adventure you’re thankful for.
Hike and Explore Through the Holiday
Hocking Hills, Ohio is home to some incredible natural landmarks that are sure to inspire visitors from near and far to make exploring the great outdoors part of their new Thanksgiving tradition lineup. Among the many recesses within the parameters of Hocking Hills State Park, Ash Cave comes with the title as the largest and is worth a visit while you’re in the area. Take time out of your day to bundle up and hit the convenient trail that leads to this incredible stop. Here, you’ll want to spend time lingering and exploring and of course, capturing a picture or two to commemorate the holiday excursion.
Add a Unique Museum Stop to the Holiday Itinerary
Collections are a wonderful way to celebrate the hobbies we’re thankful for and a stop at the Paul A. Johnson Pencil Sharpener Museum in Logan is the perfect example of this gratitude taken to an extreme! Located next to the primary visitor center, this museum is a charming tribute to a collection of over 30,000 pencil sharpeners collected over 20 years’ time. Admission is free but don’t be surprised if you linger longer than you ever planned!
Enjoy Your Vacation Rental
One of the best ways to enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday right here in Hocking Hills is by having a quiet evening with friends or family back at your vacation rental. You will find that our Thanksgiving rentals offer a variety of luxurious features that make sure for the best stay yet. You will find spacious living rooms with plush sofas and sectionals. Gas fireplaces will help heat up the room especially as the nights start to get chilly in November. Flat screen TVs will have access to the Wi-Fi and favorite streaming apps so everyone can sit back with their favorite holiday show or movie. Each home features enough bedrooms and bathrooms for the number of individuals specified. This means your family Thanksgiving journey can be done together instead of everyone having to book a separate hotel room. The back yards have tons of space so all the little ones and even family pups can run around having a blast.
The best part of our vacation rentals is having your own private gourmet kitchen that will make preparing a Thanksgiving feast an absolute breeze. You will find plenty of newly renovated kitchens that come with spacious granite countertops, full-size stainless steel appliances, beautiful mosaic backsplash, and gorgeous custom cabinets. While the kitchens always look great, they also offer everything you need to prepare Thanksgiving dinner too. Look inside the cabinets for all of the essential cooking utensils and pots and pans. The appliances let you cook everything at once and store all of the delicious leftovers too. Kitchen bars make it easy to provide additional seating along with setting up a weekend brunch bar. The dining room tables offer plenty of room for the number of individuals allowed to stay at the home at any single moment. Now all of that is how our vacation rentals make any Thanksgiving holiday the best it can be in Hocking Hills.
Local Restaurants for Thanksgiving
Not everyone wants to cook a meal on Thanksgiving especially when you are on a vacation holiday. Instead, visit a local restaurant where you can find a Thanksgiving meal waiting for you. Olde Dutch is a local favorite in Logan that offers traditional American cuisine in a buffet style setting. Thanksgiving features their holiday buffet menu when you can find all of your favorites such as turkey, mashed potatoes, and so much more.
Book a Holiday Stay Today
Hocking Hills is a beautiful place to visit any time of year. Whether you’re in town for Thanksgiving or headed this way in the summer months, the team at Buffalo Cabins and Lodges has the rental cabin you need and deserve. Contact us today to learn more about Thanksgiving getaways in Ohio!