Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve, Rockbridge

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#3 of 110 in Wildlife in Ohio
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Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve is a deep, cool gorge, which is only 100 feet wide in places and is considered by some to be the deepest in Ohio. The cliffs above the gorge are about 200 feet tall. The valley floor is covered in multiple difference species of plants, such as ferns, hemlock, and other wildflowers. It is located within Hocking Hills State Park.
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  • After visiting a number of sites, my knees needed a break, so we hiked the 1/2 mile gorge trail. It did not disappoint. The quick hop to the lower falls was a great addition to the hike as well, but.....  more
    After visiting a number of sites, my knees needed a break, so we hiked the 1/2 mile gorge trail. It did not disappoint. The quick hop to the lower falls was a great addition to the hike as well, but.....  more »
  • This was the first of many trails we hiked in the Hocking Hills - and very memorable! Beautiful views from the rim trail, very scenic and peaceful in the gorge trail. The rim trail said it was... 
    This was the first of many trails we hiked in the Hocking Hills - and very memorable! Beautiful views from the rim trail, very scenic and peaceful in the gorge trail. The rim trail said it was...  more »
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  • Clean bathroom, well maintained wood plank/concrete pathway for the lower falls trail. Would be safe for a stroller or wheelchair in my opinion on the lower trail. A decent amount of parking spaces with picnic tables in the area. I went the first week in September and the falls were... more of a trickle. Beautiful nonetheless
  • One of my favorite Hocking Hills Destinations! Great place for Older and young ones to hike. Stay in the Gorge for a relaxing hike. Do the rim trail for a challenge and excitement. Be careful on the Rim trail it's dangerous. Beautiful place!

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