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Old Man's Cave

20160 State Route 664 South
Logan, Ohio 43138
Phone: 740-385-6841
Overview
Old Man's Cave
The most popular of all the Hocking areas is Old Man's Cave, located on State Route 664. Here at the Upper Falls, the Grandma Gatewood Trail begins its six-mile course connecting three of the park's areas.

Hiking Trails: Rim Trail - 2 miles, Gorge Trail - 3/4 miles

Wheelchair Accessible: No

Pets Allowed: Yes

Waterfalls: Yes

Shelter House: 2

Picnic Tables: 40+

Restrooms: Yes

Swimming: No

Fishing: No

Location Map

Calendar of Events
Winter Hike at Hocking Hills
Sat Jan 21

Enjoy a winter wonderland 6-mile trek from Old Mans Cave to Ash Cave. Starts from 9-11a.m. At Cedar Falls The Logan Kiwanis Club famous bean soup and cornbread muffins are served (donations appreciated).

A shuttle bus returns hikers to Old Man's Cave parking area.

We recommend Layered clothing and good footwear.

A mask is required on public transit, so to ride the buses you will need a mask.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-685-6841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Shimmering Snowflakes
Fri Jan 27

Join us to learn how snowflakes are made and make some of your own! Meet us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. All materials are provided

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Critter Myth Busting
Sat Jan 28

Come learn about the truth behind many of the animal myths that you may have heard. Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Oh Deer!
Fri Feb 3

Come learn about one of Ohios biggest mammals, the white tailed deer! Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Be prepared to go outside. If the weather permits, we will head out to the naturalist cabin just behind the visitor center.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Winter Survival
Sat Feb 4

Come learn about how to survive in harsh winter conditions. Meet us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. If weather permits, we will meet outside at the Naturalist cabin. Please be prepared for the weather.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Funky Feet
Sun Feb 5

Join us to learn about the funky feet leaving tracks across the snow. Meet us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Be prepared for the winter weather.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
History Of Hocking Hills
Fri Feb 10

Join us to learn about the history of Hocking Hills. Meet us at the Hocking Hills Lodge Lobby

2PM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Critter Myth Busting
Fri Feb 10

Come learn the truth about the many animal myths we all learned as kids. Meet inside the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Oh Deer!
Fri Feb 17

Come learn about one of Ohios biggest mammals, the white tailed deer! Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Be prepared to go outside. If the weather permits, we will head out to the naturalist cabin just behind the visitor center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Feathered Flying Friends
Sat Feb 18

Learn about birds special adaptations and see if you can identify feathers from some of our flying friends. Join us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. Be prepared to go outside if the weather permits.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Winter Survival
Sat Feb 25

Come learn about how to survive in harsh winter conditions. Meet us at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. If weather permits, we will meet outside at the Naturalist cabin. Please be prepared for the weather.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Seed Starter
Sun Feb 26

Learn how to grow native flowers starting with the seeds. Inside the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center. All materials are provided.

10AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Critter Tracks
Fri Mar 3

Let's learn about some of the tracks you can find in your very own back yard! Meet at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center at 10 AM. Be prepared for the weather because we will go outside if the weather permits.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Roaming Reptiles
Sat Mar 4

Come meet some of our local reptiles. Join us at 2 pm at the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Womens History Chat
Fri Mar 10

Come learn about notable women in the history of natural resources, both in Ohio and around the world. Meet us at our Old Mans Cave Visitor Center at 10 am.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Maple Sugaring In The Hills
Sat Mar 11Sun Mar 12

Discover the many methods used throughout history to make maple syrup. Join us from 12 pm through 4 pm at the Naturalist Cabin behind the Old Man's Cave Visitor Center. Please come dressed for the weather.

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Website: www.hockinghillsstatepark.com
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