Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve, Rockbridge

4.9
#3 of 110 in Wildlife in Ohio
Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
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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  • This was very pretty but some of the rock steps were rather steep and slippery. I think some renovations need to be made so that everyone can have a safe experience in visiting this beautiful...  more »
  • We had a great time hiking the upper trail which is about 2-1/2 miles. I liked the fact that they had the direction going one way so we hardly ran into any other people. Was a little challenging...  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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