November 2019

 

Saturday November 2 
10:00 AM * THE WONDERS of OLD MAN’S CAVE- Meet the naturalist at the naturalist cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found throughout the park.


November 9, 2019 - 3 to 6 PM (or until dark)
Spirits of Rock House Past- Join the naturalist of Ohio Parks and Watercraft and some very talented historical presenters and crafters as they bring the History of Rock house to life.  What was it like for the early settlers, the natives and Appalachian folks working to settle this area and call it home?  Come and find out first hand.

Friday November 15
6:00 PM HISTORIC LANTERN TOUR of ASH CAVE- The mystery of Ash Cave is special as far back as the last Ice Age and beyond.  Join the naturalist in the parking lot area to explore Ash Cave by lantern light and learn this special history first hand.  We supply the lights…you supply the imagination. (Please no pets at the lantern tour)
Saturday November 16
10:00 AM *CEDAR FALLS STROLL - Join the naturalist to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural & cultural history of this area of the park. Meet at the Cedar Falls Shelter House.
1:00 PM– BIRDS, BIRDSs, & MORE BIRDS: Come down to the Naturalist Cabin located by the A frame bridge to learn about the birds that make Hocking Hills their home. Spend some time learning about the different types of feeders & food used to attract songbird’s birds to your yard.

Friday November 22
10:00 AM WHISPERING CAVE HIKE- Meet the naturalist at the trailhead located by the cabin area for a moderately strenuously hike to the second largest recess cave in the park!


Saturday November 23
10:00 AM *CONKLE’S CREEP – Conkle’s Hollow state nature preserve is one of the most unique locations in the Hocking Hills.  Join the naturalist for a short hike to find out why.  Meet in the parking area.
2:00 PM FLY TYING at the Hocking Hills Visitor Center – Ever wondered what the outdoor enthusiast can do in the winter and stay warm?  Join the naturalist by the fire in the Visitor Center for a quick demonstration (and you might even try your hand at it) on the art of fly tying and making your own fishing flies.