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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
Old Man's Cave Hike
Tue Nov 1

Join the Naturalist for a fun 1-mile hike through the gorge at old mans cave. Learn about the legend of the old man, and the creation of the striking geology of the Hocking Hills Region. Meet the Naturalist in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Old Man's Cave Hike
Tue Nov 8

Join the Naturalist for a fun 1-mile hike through the gorge at old mans cave. Learn about the legend of the old man, and the creation of the striking geology of the Hocking Hills Region. Meet the Naturalist in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Crazy about Crafting
Fri Nov 11

Join our Naturalist at the Old Man's Cave Vistor Center for a fun hour of making nature inspired crafts.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7402794927

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Fireside Chat
Sun Nov 13

Join the naturalist for a historic fireside chat at the naturalist cabin behind the visitor center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7402794927

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
National American Teddy Bear Day
Mon Nov 14

Learn about one of America's earliest conservationists, President Teddy Roosevelt. Learn about how he helped inspire the creation of the Teddy Bear and learn about the impact he and those around him left on our wild spaces. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin behind the Visitor Center and after hearing their stories stop by the Visitor Center to pick up Smokey Bear activities.

Monday 10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7402794927

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Old Man's Cave Hike
Tue Nov 15

Join the Naturalist for a fun 1-mile hike through the gorge at old mans cave. Learn about the legend of the old man, and the creation of the striking geology of the Hocking Hills Region. Meet the Naturalist in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
National Trails Day Hike
Thu Nov 17

Celebrate National Trails Day and join our Naturalist for a one mile hike through Old Man's Cave. Meet with the Naturalist outside the Visitor Center

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Crazy about Crafting
Fri Nov 18

Join our Naturalist at the Old Man's Cave Vistor Center for a fun hour of making nature inspired crafts.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7402794927

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Whos Hoo
Sat Nov 19

Join the Naturalist for a look at some of our resident owls at the Naturalist Cabin behind the Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Old Man's Cave Hike
Tue Nov 22

Join the Naturalist for a fun 1-mile hike through the gorge at old mans cave. Learn about the legend of the old man, and the creation of the striking geology of the Hocking Hills Region. Meet the Naturalist in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Pine Tar Kiln
Sun Nov 27

Join the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin behind the Visitor Center to see how Pine Tar was made by early settlers. Learn about the multiple uses for this important substance

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7402794927

Interest Tags: Outdoor Activity, Family Oriented, Special Interest, Wildlife,
Old Man's Cave Hike
Tue Nov 29

Join the Naturalist for a fun 1-mile hike through the gorge at old mans cave. Learn about the legend of the old man, and the creation of the striking geology of the Hocking Hills Region. Meet the Naturalist in front of the Old Mans Cave Visitor Center.

10am

Cost: Free

Phone: 7403856841

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