Hocking Hills is well known for their great hiking trails, rock faces and caves, but we also have a number of lakes and beaches along with our on property Observatory Pool, perfect to spend a day swimming and relaxing by the water!
Of course our first suggestion is to book your stay at The Observatory cabin! Our only cabin with a private (seasonal) pool, you can enjoy a swim right outside of your cabin! The Observatory also features a private year-round hot tub and cold plunge, along with absolute seclusion, luxury and top of the line amenities!
Lake Hope State Park is just a 20 minute drive from your Cherry Ridge Retreat cabin, fetaures plenty of lake for fishing, boating and swimming. And if you’re hungry, make sure to stop in at the Lake Hope Lodge for a bite to eat. If you’re in the Hills for the weekend, make sure to try out their Sunday Brunch!
Fun Fact: The entirety of Lake Hope State Park technically lies within the Zaleski State Forest!
Lake Logan is a perfect place to do some fishing, or take a nice dip the in marked designated swim area on the north end of the lake. There are also trails to explore and beautiful lake views, plus, it’s just a 24 minute drive from your cabin!