This 25 acre property within Wayne National Forest and only 5 minutes from Nelsonville's and 8 minutes Lake Hope State Park in Zaleski State Forest with miles of trails for hiking and mountain biking and the beautiful 120-acre Lake Hope perfect for fishing, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking and swimming. Our guests will definitely want to visit Nelsonville's Historic Arts District with Stuart's Opera House, Hocking College and the Nelsonville Music Festival.
Newly renovated in fall 2016, The Chalet offers 5 well-appointed bedrooms with TV's in most rooms, 3 beautiful bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen perfect for family gatherings, a large front porch, a great living room and rec room with a working log fireplace, satellite tv and wifi, a huge deck for stargazing and cooking out, a gas and charcoal grill and a fire pit overlooking the rolling hills.
At The Chalet cyclists are less than a mile away from one of Ohio's most challenging climbs, Lick Run Hill, with it's double 's' turn at a 19% grade. ATV enthusiasts are just minutes from the Dorr Run Trail Head with over 75 miles of designated trails for off-road vehicle riders, mountain bikers and hikers through the Wayne National Forest. Bobcat is twenty minutes west of Athens and Ohio University and 20 minutes east of Old Man's Cave. It's perfect for parents and alumni visiting OU and perfect for a weekend visiting Ohio's famous Hocking Hills, named as one of Buzzfeed's stunning under-the-radar destinations to add to your bucket list.
Hocking Hills and all the beauty the State Parks have to offer is only a short 30 minute drive to Old Man's Cave, Conkle's Hollow, and RockHouse.
Our cabins are ideal for a family/friends wanting enjoy the simple pleasures of nature, relax and enjoy in a rustic luxury cabin conveniently located many exciting opportunities and outdoor adventures. Each cabin is comfortably furnished. There is a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, dishes, pots & pans, utensils, microwave, dishwasher, 2- 4 bedrooms, WIFI, cable TV, DVD, air conditioning, washer and dryer, linens and bath towels. There is an outside porch with barbecue grill.
After hiking the trails at the Hocking Hills State Parks or hunting in the nearby Wayne National Forest enjoy your evening by the stars by a crackling fire while telling tall tales and toasting marshmallows.