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Gorge Overlook and Buckeye Trail Loop Review

One of the better short/medium length day hikes in Ohio. It may be my favorite and this review... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
West Chester, Ohio
Another great hike

So beautiful seeing all of the wonderful nature in this area. The water level was high so the... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Wheeling, West Virginia
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

One of the better short/medium length day hikes in Ohio. It may be my favorite and this review discusses the hike from Old Man Cave to Cedar Falls along the Gorge Trail and returns on Buckeye Trail. The Gorge Overlook section is relatively flat and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

So beautiful seeing all of the wonderful nature in this area. The water level was high so the waterfalls were really nice.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

we walked up and was like wow what a view..the trail and walk was great to go thru...we seen alot and loved it all..

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Marylou H
Reviewed May 14, 2018

A dog friendly hiking trail with multiple views and small pools in which to wade?! yes please! This is an absolute must for anyone who lives near the area and even for those looking for a nice weekend get away. The trail has something for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 454christinac
Reviewed May 9, 2018

the lower gorge trail was a nice alternative to the high cliffs of other sites. Beautiful trail and nature.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lyric2018
Reviewed April 19, 2018

The Gorge Overlook Trail is one of many named trails accessible from the Old Man's Cave parking lot in Ohio's Hocking Hills State Park. As its name would imply, this trail does not dip down into the gorge. It has no stairs, but is uneven...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Gabe10101
Reviewed April 8, 2018

This trip happened to follow a day of torrential rains for the area. The 4 main waterfalls were bounding, and it was Spring break for local students.....I enjoyed seeing the tons of families hiking together. Children were learning the importance of staying on the trail,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 421shelias
Reviewed October 2, 2017

You can go straight to Old Mans Cave in a pretty short distance, but if you're physically up for it, you should do some of these other trails that connect to Upper Falls & Lower Falls.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank saraj23
Reviewed September 10, 2017

A lot of people still don't know about the smaller parking lot just north of the entrance and main parking lot for Cedar Falls, or just don't want to walk a little farther, so there are usually spaces available here there even on a weekend....More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 28, 2017

I did not make it the whole 2.5 miles from Cedar Falls, but turned around at beautiful Rose Lake, because I wanted to walk at several of the other attractions, but this would be a good trip in itself. At Cedar Falls, go over Queer...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from 421shelias | Reviewed this property |
Consider Ash Cave, it’s handicapped accessible worth the visit!