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Ash Cave

State Route 56
South Bloomingville, Ohio 43152-9756
Phone: 740-385-6842
Overview
In the southernmost reaches of Hocking Hills is Ash Cave - beyond doubt the most spectacular feature of the entire park. Ash Cave is the largest, most impressive recess cave in the state.

Hiking Trails: Rim Trail - 2 miles, Gorge Trail - 1/4 miles

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Pets Allowed: Yes

Waterfalls: Yes

Shelter House: 3

Picnic Tables: 20+

Restrooms: Yes

Swimming: No

Fishing: No

Location Map

Calendar of Events
Fireside Chat
Sat Jan 6

1:00 pm

Bundle up and meet the naturalist at the Shelter House at Ash Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might have a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like to know the topic for the fireside chat, please call the naturalist no sooner than the week before the scheduled date.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Arts/Music/Film, Wildlife, Historical,
Fireside Chat
Sat Jan 13

1:00 pm

Bundle up and meet the naturalist at the Shelter House at Ash Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might have a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like to know the topic for the fireside chat, please call the naturalist no sooner than the week before the scheduled date.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Arts/Music/Film, Wildlife, Historical,
Ash Cave Hike
Sat Jan 13

10:00 am.

Join the naturalist at the Ash Cave parking lot for a nice leisurely hike to Ash Cave. Learn about some local history and geology of this beautiful area.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Wildlife,
Sweethearts Hike
Sat Feb 10

5:00 - 7:00 pm.

Meet at the Ash Cave parking lot.

Take your sweetheart for a romantic stroll to Ash Cave in the soft light of dusk then enjoy a cozy fire and refreshments.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6842

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Special Interest,
Wildflowers and Waterfalls Hike
Sat Apr 21

10:00 am.

Join us for a celebration of spring in the Hocking Hills.

Observe nature's carpet of wildflowers and sparkling waterfalls in beautiful Hocking Hills.

Meet at the parking lot at Ash Cave.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6842

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Wildlife,
Website: www.hockinghills.com/ash_cave.html
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