Local guides leading urban and outbound adventures and team building events

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).

Spring Rock Climbing or Rappelling.  Maybe even rappel a 115' waterfall - 7 days a week starting at $85 each.


Winter / Spring Hocking State Forest Hidden Waterfall Trek
Winter is an amazing time of year to trek with wide open forests, giant icicles and abundant wildlife there's always plenty to see.  We offer year-round naturalist led hikes that are booked in advance by calling 740-777-2579. Check the listings below for descriptions and give us a call with any questions. Many couple's treks can be provided with 24 hours advance booking. Group treks should be booked at least a week in advance. For directions, select Getting Here. Please review the FAQ page for information regarding what to expect, what to bring and how to dress.


Winter / Spring Hocking State Forest Hidden Waterfall Trek

We never let the cold keep us from a good hike. Winter merges with spring and the thaw is on.  Discover the peace and solitude of the Hocking State Forest and, off in the distance, hear beautiful, hidden waterfalls growl to a roar as you trek closer.  There's so much to see as spring arrives...before the leaves veil the rocks.  With more than 10,000 acres of forest and hundreds of waterfalls, we'll select a section to trek and embark on an unforgettable hike.   This trek last one  to two hours and covers one to two miles.  It's an interpretive hike led by one of our professional naturalists with loads of photo opportunities and stops along the way. 

>> Couple's trek: Available daily, year-round,   $85 for up to 8 people, $10 for each additional participant  Book at least one day in advance.  


 >>Meet at Hocking State Forest Rock Climbing and Rappelling Area parking lot on Big Pine Road 15 minutes prior to trek departure time.

Typical start time is 10:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Check your confirmation for start time and plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early.

Please review the FAQ page for information regarding what to expect, what to bring and how to dress.
 


Winter Nature Preserve Trek 

For an ever more scenic and exclusive trek, let us take you to one of Hocking Hills' crown jewel nature preserves, Little Rocky State Nature Preserve or Sheick Hollow.   You'll find the grandest geology, biology and wildlife in the region.   Most locals have never heard of this untouched place, surrounded by canyons and rugged terrain.  A permit is required to enter and we do our best to have permits available whenever possible.  ODNR's permit process varies from preserve to preserve so these treks are subject to availability.  Discover biodiversity unmatched anywhere else in North America. This trek is hilly and crosses through shallow streams lasting 4 to 5 hours.  It's ideal for able-bodied hikers, couples and families and small groups.

>> Couple's trek: Available daily, year-round,  $65 per person (minimum 2), $30 per additional adult, $20/additional child. Book a least one day in advance.
​>>Meet at Hocking State Forest Rock Climbing and Rappelling Area parking lot on Big Pine Road 15 minutes prior to trek departure time.

Typical start time is 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Check your confirmation for start time and plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early.
Please review the FAQ page for information regarding what to expect, what to bring and how to dress.


Parachute Rock Trek
This trek traverses several miles of open, mature woodlands past fantastic rock walls, caves and waterfalls. Our professional naturalists take time to interpret the diverse biology, geology and wildlife of the area including bugs, salamanders, birds and any number of animal tracks.  Your kids will love imagining what it's like to live in the forest.  You'll discover how the life cycle in the forest  relates to your busy life.  This trek lasts about 4 hours. 

>> Couples Trek :  Available daily, year-round. $80 for the first 8 people.  $10 per additional adult or child.  Book at least one day in advance. 
>>Group treks and group discounts available, book at least one week in advance.  

​>>Meet at Hocking State Forest Rock Climbing and Rappelling Area parking lot on Big Pine Road 15 minutes prior to trek departure time.
Typical start time is 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Check your confirmation for start time and plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early.
Please review the FAQ page for information regarding what to expect, what to bring and how to dress.


Winter Treks

Winter Treks