to Logan. The Gateway to Ohio's Scenic wonderland. Travelers
seeking a little piece and quiet, and the freedom to roam the
wilderness, look no further. Nestled deep in the woods of
Hocking County lies a small town with the population of 7,436
friendly faces. Established by Thomas Worthington,
Hocking County was formed on January, 3, 1818.
Logan, Ohio is surrounded by many well know and beautiful
places. Burr Oak, Wayne National Forest, Hocking Hills and The
Buckeye Trail, just to name a few. Logan is a great place to
start or end your journey into the heartland of Southern
Native American Indians that
reside in these hills say that the waters take shape of a
bottle, when flowing through the valley's river. Hence the
word "Hocking", It's originality comes from the Delaware
language, "Hock- hock-ing," which means "Bottle
Local events are
what keep small towns like Logan, a close knit community.
Become a part of the organized hikes, held year round in rain
or shine. Take a stroll down memory lane, as you review all
the original classic homes that first founded this magnificent
Lake Logan is one of the best fishing area's in Ohio,
fully stocked with fish, such as, catfish, bluegill,
crappie, and bass. The massive Lake Logan was developed on a stretch of 318 acres of land, and 400 acres of
Coast into the cooling waters on a sail boat and wilt into the
sun, or have lunch under the shade of one of the
many gigantic oak tree's surrounding the lake as you
are lost into a scenic wonderland.
Surrounding the area are fabulous eateries, dinners, romantic
restaurants and casual atmosphere's. "Jack's Steakhouse,"
is a long standing favorite,
with a wide variety of sandwiches, pastas, and one of the
finest steaks in the hills.
"The Olde Dutch Restaurant," Amish family style
chicken, fresh baked pies, and bread, served with a smile.
"L.J.'s Coffee Shop and Restaurant," has a varied menu to please everyone, from
salads, fish, chicken, and soups. These are only a few of the
many restaurants in the Hills. Dine out
Logan is home to some of the best quality hand made
crafts in the surrounding counties. Local residents take pride
in displaying hand made art. From a woven hand crafted basket,
Native jewelry, or to a jar of homemade jam, Take home a
souvenir to remind you of the precious memories you have made
Hocking Hills features six
different natural parks in the Logan vicinity, such as, Old Man's Cave, Ash Cave,
Cedar Falls, Rock House, and many more places to visit.
A scenic destination for many campers and nature enthusiast,
from primitive living to elegant and old style cabins. Make
Hocking Hills your destination for that romantic evening or a
family get together.
There are many outdoor activities that are fun and eventful. The Hocking Hills Canoe Livery is a local and renter
for canoe's, Kayak, and rafts. Sending happy faces down the
river for years. From miniature golf, Wild Wilderness Raceway,
Old Bear Photography center, and Brass Ring Golf Club, there
is sure to be an activity to please everyone.
well known for it's clay factory which was established
in 1890. As you journey through out our pages you'll find
examples of some of the clay products Manufactured in Logan.
When you come to visit our scenic wonderland you'll be amazed
at the many uses of the clay materials, mined locally from our