Welcome to Hocking Hills Adventure Trek     We're a Trek Network company offering professionally guided rock climbing and rappelling, belly boat fishing, archery, naturalist led edible forest hikes, artist led activities and team building events in the Hocking Hills and across Ohio.  Founded in 2011, our guides are far and away the most experienced in the business.  Explore the Hocking State Forest with us and you'll discover hidden caves and waterfalls that you're free to return to forever!  Our lead rock climbing  and rappelling guides are certified American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA) Single Pitch Instructors (SPIs).

Reservations and Pricing

Cancellation Policy:
All reservations are considered firm bookings.  We don't cancel or reschedule based on a weather forecast.  Customer cancellations greater than 14 days in advance will be charged a 20% booking fee.  Customer cancellations between 14 days and 72 hours prior to the originally scheduled event time will be charged a 50% booking fee.   Customers cancelling within 72 hours of the reservation time will be charged 100% of original cost.

Please book online or call at 740.777.2579 to make a reservation

We'd like to speak with you directly to make sure you get the best info on options

regarding location, availability, start times, meeting points, proximity to your

location, what to bring and wear.   After we both have a good idea of what you'd

like to do you'll be much better informed and we can confirm your booking by phone. 

We offer a huge variety of trekking options across a large geographical area for

couples, families and groups of all kinds.  Treks include guided hikes, rock climbing,

rappelling, belly boat fishing, living history and artistic events like group painting,

magic and acoustic music.   Our team building seminars are for business professionals

and appropriate for organizations at any level.  Led by professional guides and 

facilitators each event can be scheduled and customized based on needs and objectives. 

Each activity can be scheduled stand-alone or combined a la carte.

 Click on the abbreviated descriptions below to see a detailed description of each trek and what's included.


  1. Hocking State Forest Trek (1 to 2 hours)  ~  $85, flat rate for the first 8 people, $10 for each additional person
  2. Wildlife Photography Trek (1 to 2 hours) - $130 flat rate for the first 4 people, $35 per additional participant
  3. Little Rocky or Sheick Hollow Nature Preserve Trek (4 -5 hours) $130 for the first 4 people, CALL 3 WEEKS AHEAD
  4. Parachute Rock Trek (4 hours) ~  $120 for the first 4 people, $30 per additional person
  5. Grandma Gatewood Trek ~ $150 for the first 4 people, $35 per add'l person, 6 miles One Way Ash Cave to Old Man's Cave, 4.5 to 5 hours
  6. At Your Cabin Trek ~ $150 flat fee,  Our naturalist comes to your cabin and leads an Edible Forest or Interpretive Walk

ROCK CLIMBING AND RAPPELLING - Our lead guides are American Mountain Guide Association certified Single Pitch Instructors

  1. Introduction to Rock Climbing (approx 2.5 hours) - $85 per person (min 2),  all gear provided)
  2. Intro to Rappelling - Just Rappelling - Rappels of 25', 50' & 90' (approx. 2.5 hours) ~ $85 per person (min 2) (all gear provided)
  3. Rock Climbing and Rappelling Combo (approx 4 hours)   ~  $170 per person, minimum 2 (all gear provided) Rock climb & Rappel 35', 50' and 90'
  4. THE BIG ONE Rappelling Trek including the 115' water fall rappel (35', 50', 90' & 115" Waterfall  (approx 4  hours) ~ $195 per person, mini 2 (all gear providd)e
  5. Rock Climbing and Rappelling Combo w/ THE BIG ONE 115" Waterfall Rappel + 35', 50' & 90' (approx 5 hours)   ~ $245 per person, minimum 2 (all gear provided)
  6. Rock climbing trek for intermediate and advanced climbers (approx 4 hours) (min 2)  $170 per person


  1. Ohio Belly Boat Fishing Treks (Half Day = 4  hours) ~ $195 for adults, $150 for kids age 17 and under (all gear provided)



We're happy to answer any questions by phone.  Please call 740.777.2579 for details and to make reservations.  We trek year-round and all treks can be scheduled for any day of the week at a time that works for you.  If you don't see the date or time offered in our regular schedule just let us know what you'd like to do and we'll do our best to set it up.  Treks vary in distance, duration, price, subject matter and location.  Gift certificates are available in any dollar amount and can be purchased by phone.   Our treks vary widely in distance, duration and subject matter and can be customized for a wide range of group sizes and locations in the Hocking Hills region and across much of Ohio.  Nature hikes, storytelling and live bluegrass can be provided at any location in Ohio.  All treks are private events and are booked in advance by calling 740.777.2579.   Common start times for hikes, rock climbing and rappelling are 10am, 1pm or 4pm. Belly Boat Fishing start times vary based on whether you're fishing the morning bite or evening bite.  We often meet before dawn if you're fishing the morning bite or around 3pm if you're fishing the afternoon bite.  Just ask if you need a different start time.

Local guides leading urban and outbound adventures and team building events