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Areas in Hocking Hills State Forest

Big Spring Hollow/Conkle's Hollow 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Cascada Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Dolomedes Wall 0 / 0 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Gearshift Area 0 / 0 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Rectangle Rock 0 / 0 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Shipwreck Area 0 / 0 / 1 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Sunshine Valley 0 / 0 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Workout Wall 0 / 0 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Elevation: 756 ft
GPS: 39.459, -82.558 Google Map · Climbing Map
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Shared By: John- on Jul 16, 2007
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Description

Rock here is Blackhand Sandstone .. quality varies from crap to dead solid.

Climbing is only permitted in the designated "Climbing and Rappeling Area". Climbing at such areas as Old Man's Cave or Conkle's Hollow is prohibited and subject to a hefty fine. There are no bolted routes or anchors, setting a TR is mandatory.

Getting There

Depending on where your intentions are, the drives are different. Consult the Wild Mercantile in Athens at 7405945198. They'll get you going in the right direction!

More information is available on the Hocking Hills State Forest website.
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The nearest town is Logan. There is a parking lot for the designated area past the Conkle's Hollow lot on Big Pine Road. Cross the road, find the green bridge and hike up the hill. Register to show area is used. The tallest climbs can be found at the far right end of the climbing area. For the least strenuous access take the flat trail to the right that follows the stream.

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Anyone know anything about this problem?
Mar 13, 2017
Katie Bailey
Bryan, TX
Katie Bailey   Bryan, TX
The road is actually called Big Pine Rd. Not 'Pine Rd.' Jun 6, 2016
Cameron Titus
Marysville, Ohio
Cameron Titus   Marysville, Ohio
Most up to date climbing map.

hockinghills.com/maps/rock_… Dec 19, 2015
A working link to the Hocking Hills website is: ohiodnr.com/DNN/forests/hoc…

Click on the climbing area brochure to see a map of the site. Sep 22, 2009

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