Scenic landscapes, rustic hideaways, and breathtaking vistas are just some of the phenomenal features of Hocking Hills, Ohio. Those looking for a getaway destination that combines the best of outdoor adventure, secluded and beautiful natural wonders as well as fun and entertainment will find exactly what they’re looking for when they decide to head this direction. If you happen to have plans to travel to Hocking Hills with a large group and are looking for a stunning place to call your home away from home, the team at Buffalo Cabins and Lodges is here to help you book into one of our gorgeous Hocking Hills lodgings.
All the Amenities of Home
Our stunning lodges come with the impressive square footage you need for your entire group to feel comfortable, but the amenities that remind you of home. Guests who book into many of our Hocking Hills vacation home rentals will enjoy open concept floor plans that often come with the added bonus of floor to ceiling natural wood detailing. Large stone fireplaces keep you cozy while expansive windows let natural light accent the beauty of the interior. Fine-leather furnishings, large bedrooms, and private bathrooms make it just as easy to steal away for some time alone as it is to gather together and socialize. Those who like to cook while traveling will appreciate the use of sprawling kitchens complete with high-end appliances, extra island counter space, and beautiful and durable countertops when you’re in the mood to serve up something for the group.
Above and Beyond Extras in Our Hocking Hills Lodgings
While our Hocking Hills vacation home rentals make the most of the great outdoors, that doesn’t mean you can’t request above and beyond extras when it comes to interior accommodations as well. Be sure to let us know when you’re looking for a lodge that comes with a grand central staircase, multiple dining rooms, and tables, game rooms, outdoor firepits or even upper-level sun decks for soaking up the rays. From private pools and hot tubs to specific and scenic views, we’re here to make sure your vacation fits your personal sense of taste and style.
Exploring Exciting Hocking Hills Landmarks
Taking time to get out and make the most of the great outdoors is a wonderful way to experience the authenticity and thrill of Hocking Hills. You don’t have to be an expert hiker or outdoorsman to appreciate the beauty and stunning versatility this landscape offers up. Grab your camera and a sturdy pair of shoes as you set out to see all that Hocking Hills can provide in the way of captivating natural landmarks.
Sitting majestically in southern Hocking Hills, Ash Cave is notoriously known as one of the largest caverns that call this area home. Visitors to this incredible formation are invited to take a trail that winds through impressive gorge walls but remains nothing more than a moderately difficult trek. Beech trees and wildflowers line the path that leads to Ash Cave making the journey to the destination just as enjoyable and scenic. When you arrive, be prepared to be inspired by the physical dimensions of this natural wonder. Ash Cave is a stunning 700 feet from end to end and includes a beautiful collection of cascades that surround it. Take time to enjoy the view before returning to your rental home or continuing onto one of the connecting trails for even more adventure.
While you won’t be able to conquer it all in a day by any means, hikers excited to be a part of something big while enjoying outdoor beauty will be thrilled with a day-long trek along Buckeye Trail during their stay in Hocking Hills. In total, Buckeye Trail sprawls across more than 1,444 miles and enjoys its title as the longest National Scenic Trail in the United States. Find your place in the record books by journeying at least a portion of the path while you’re here and enjoy time spent in the thrilling foliage watching for wildlife and indulging in tranquility.
For a spectacular waterfront view that comes with the benefit of a convenient cave visit, carve out time for a trip to Rose Lake. Integrated into Hocking Hills State Park, Rose Lake sits just at the edge of Old Man’s Cave and makes for a wonderful place to rest, take pictures and relax after witnessing one of the area’s most impressive underground recesses around. Rose Lake is also referred to as the Hocking Hills Reservoir and can be accessed at Old Man’s Gorge followed by a gentle 3-mile hike.
Taking Some Time to Enjoy Luxurious Excursions Filled with Flavor
The great outdoors is definitely a highlight of a trip to Hocking Hills, but that doesn’t mean some time can’t be set aside to enjoy luxurious excursions that come with a fantastic side of flavor. Whether you’re a traveler staying in our Hocking Hills lodging that can’t wait for palate-pleasing adventures or someone who’s interested in learning more about the interesting features that push Hocking Hills’ economy forward, a stop at these locales is sure to be informative, inspiring and perhaps even a bit delicious!
Enjoy an Afternoon at the Hocking Hills Winery
After you’ve enjoyed an afternoon out adventuring and exploring the many caves and landmarks that make the terrain of Hocking Hills so unique, a trip to the Hocking Hills Winery will be a well-deserved follow up that’s sure to please. This delightful destination provides vineyard tours during the winter months where guests can enjoying seeing where grapes are grown and learning about the production process from start to finish. Friendly staff is always on hand to answer questions as they come up and provide insight into specific parts of the process as well. Once you’ve toured, take a seat indoor or on an open-air patio and participate in a fantastic wine tasting opportunity. As you savor the reds, whites and sparkling local selections, you’ll find that one or more stands out and makes for a great excuse to purchase a bottle to bring back to your Hocking Hills vacation home rental. This is a fun activity to pass time with friends and family that’s sure to keep your taste buds tingling long after you’ve left.
Dine at Millstone BBQ
Traveling to Hocking Hills is usually done with the intent of stepping away from the grind of daily responsibilities, but that doesn’t mean the comfort of home-cooked food disappears the further away you get. When you’re in the mood for some savory plates that feature home-cooked favorites, head over to Millstone BBQ at least one evening of your stay and settle in for a meal that’s sure to be delightful. Friendly service is a standard at this locale where guests can enjoy everything from pulled pork and brisket to burgers and ribs upon request. As an added bonus, all the meats served up at Millstone BBQ have been smoked for at least 15 hours, leaving guests with a mouthwatering memory to take with them. Millstone BBQ is a family-friendly stop that’s just as well suited for a night out with friends as it is for a meal enjoyed with little ones in tow.
Stay and Play in Hocking Hills
Whether you’re passionate about hiking, looking forward to exploring caves or just can’t wait to spend time on the balcony with an unsurpassed view in front of you, the team at Buffalo Cabins and Lodges is here to help personalize your stay. We take pride in providing each of our guests with a memorable getaway unlike any other. Contact us today for more information on our many Hocking Hills lodging options and to begin planning your trip!