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Explore Ohio: Mohican State Park

Randi Walle Randi Walle Explore Ohio: Mohican State Park

Although there are several great metro parks located in Central Ohio, sometimes it is necessary to travel outside of the city limits for a little adventure. Located 90 minutes northeast of Downtown, Mohican State Park is the perfect destination. With over 1,100 acres, the park is full of limitless adventure. Hiking trails, waterfalls, covered bridges […]

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The 2016 Columbus Festival Season

Anne Evans Anne Evans The 2016 Columbus Festival Season

Festival season is once again upon us! Warm weather and fun outdoor festivals, with music, food, home tours, funnel cakes, and more! Below is a list of festivals beginning now and running through December 2016. Celebrate the opening of the new Main Library and the Topiary Park redesign on June 25! New festivals this year […]

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Photos: Old Man’s Cave at Hocking Hills

Lillian Dent Lillian Dent Photos: Old Man’s Cave at Hocking Hills

Old Man’s Cave is by far the most popular visitation site in Hocking Hills. The hike to the main part of the cave is much farther than at Ash Cave but definitely worth the time, as each part brings something breathtaking. At the start of the hike we walked across the iconic bridge that is […]

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Photos: Ash Cave at Hocking Hills

Lillian Dent Lillian Dent Photos: Ash Cave at Hocking Hills

Ash cave is one of the many wonders of the Hocking Hills region. It was used for many years as a Native American gathering place because of its amphitheater like shape. The name, Ash Cave, came from all of the ashes that were found from their meetings. Walking to the main part of the cave […]

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Explore Ohio: Travel to Yellow Springs

Walker Evans Walker Evans Explore Ohio: Travel to Yellow Springs

Where can you find multiple independent book shops, boutique import stores and back-to-basics coffee bars? Where do people roam the street barefoot between head shops, tattoo parlors and pizza joints? Where can you find great hiking trails and outdoor activities just a stone’s throw from the city? If you guessed Portland, Oregon… then you’re technically […]

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Explore Ohio: Travel to All 88 Counties

Anne Evans Anne Evans Explore Ohio: Travel to All 88 Counties

If you are looking for places to go, you may consider traveling around the state of Ohio. Zach Henkel, AKA The Captain, realized in the fall of 2013 he had visited 78 of Ohio’s 88 counties and then made it a priority to get to all of them. “I made it a goal for over the […]

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Explore Ohio: Sleep in a Treehouse at The Mohicans

Anne Evans Anne Evans Explore Ohio: Sleep in a Treehouse at The Mohicans

Sleeping high among the treetops. Not something you typically envision being able to do in the woods of Ohio, but it is a possibility near Mohican State Park, home to thousands of acres of parkland and river. Laura and Kevin Mooney offer three treehouses and four cabins for folks to come get away from it […]

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