One Of The Most Popular State Parks In Ohio Has Suddenly Been Closed To The Public
By Sarah McCosham|Published February 14, 2022
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Hocking Hills State Park is the crown jewel of Ohio’s parks, offering epic recreation, scenic getaways, and bucket-list-worthy experiences. However, if you’ve been wanting to pay a visit to this Ohio state park, you’re going to have to put those plans on hold. Hocking Hills State Park is closed until further notice, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said in a press announcement on Feb. 13. Here’s everything you need to know about the sudden closure of Hocking Hill State Park:
Hocking Hills State Park truly is one of a kind; a place of immense splendor, epic adventure, and sublime Buckeye State beauty. We’ll stand by for further word from the Ohio DNR, and can’t wait for this popular state park to safely reopen.