Hiking is one of our state’s most beloved past times. Ohio’s beautiful landscape lends itself to spectacularly scenic trails, all ranging in length and difficulty. However, if you’re looking for a short and sweet trail with loads of scenery, we have the perfect one in mind. Old Man’s Cave in Hocking Hills State Park is a short-and-sweet hike in Ohio that leads to an unforgettable waterfall view. Old Man’s Cave is one of the easiest, most accessible, and best all-around hikes in Ohio, a trail every Ohioan ought to tackle at least once.

The History of Old Man’s Cave

The Hike To Old Man’s Cave

Waterfall Chasing Detours Along Old Man’s Cave Trail

Have you ever hiked Old Man’s Cave in Ohio? What was your experience there like? We’d love to hear from you — leave us a comment below! You can learn more by visiting the official Hocking Hills State Park website.

While you’re exploring the area, you might be tempted to stop and stay awhile. There are lots of places to stay in Hocking Hills, from the eponymous Ohio State Park lodge to VRBO rentals like this charming cabin in the woods!

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