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Hocking Hills Canoe Livery

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Relaxing trip down the river

We have canoed/kayaked with Hocking Hills Canoe Livery 3 times now, and have loved each trip. We... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Jo R
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Worthington
Moonlight canoe trip

The equipment was in good shape and the people were friendly. The Bluegrass band was a lot of fun... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Beth C
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We are a canoe, kayak rental and camping center on the Hocking River. We offer both a 5 mile trip and a 7.5 mile trip. The 5 mile trip is better for beginners with less twists and turns in the river. Average paddling time is around 2 hours at summer...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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12789 State Route 664 S, Logan, OH 43138-8985
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All reviews mile trip canoe livery the river moonlight tour seven mile nice trip hocking hills staff was friendly fun trip easy ride nice scenery around noon a couple of times lots of fun zip lining smores paddling
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We have canoed/kayaked with Hocking Hills Canoe Livery 3 times now, and have loved each trip. We have gone in poor weather and in wonderful weather. Each time the staff has been helpful, the equipment a great fit for the trip, and the scenery beautiful....More

Thank Jo R
Aaron F, Owner at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for spending some time on the river with us and thank you for the great review!!

Reviewed 24 September 2018

The equipment was in good shape and the people were friendly. The Bluegrass band was a lot of fun. The river was up so no dragging your canoe. We would do it again. The sky was cloudy and it drizzled so we did not see...More

Thank Beth C
Aaron F, Owner at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thanks for the great review and braving the weather!

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Just returning from 2 night stay. This was our first time here an were very excited having heard great things about the area. Canoe livery is in great location for food, restaurants, shopping etc. The workers at the campgrounds/canoe livery were fantastic. More then helpful...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My 7 grandkids ages 7-19 and I had a really great time. First time for most of them and it's been quite a while for the rest of us. Everyone had fun. I would recommend this for anyone!

Thank sallyscott5
Reviewed 30 August 2018

both the little young girl at the counter and the man who took us up the river to begin and picked us up were very kind and helpful with us especially since we have never did anything like this

Thank Safari100755
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Two friends, my wife and I had a great morning on the river today. One canoe, one sit in kayak, and one sit on kayak for the 7 mile trip B were reasonably priced. Our 9am start was perfect as the river was not crowded,...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We were supposed to go out at 10. We got there at 10. The bus took off with the 10am group while we were signing our waivers. Had to wait nearly an hour for the next bus. Our fault for showing up at the last...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We rented one canoe and two single kayaks for our college age kids. Everyone had a wonderful time. River was not crowded on our 7 mile adventure. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Trip B: It was a perfect summer day for a paddle on the Hocking River; very hot, sunny, big puffy white clouds. They stagger start groups so there is generally not an issue with congestion. Met many lovely families and even 3 dogs. Very reasonably...More

Thank MarilynK463
Aaron F, Owner at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for spending the day on the river with us. I agree with your critique on our old town loons but we just can’t seem to find a viable alternative that will withstand our abuse:). Every year we add more and more of the...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

My sons (ages 8 and 11) and I rented kayaks for their 7-mile river paddle/float. It was great! They were super nice, had great equipment for kids (Cricket sit on top kayaks with kid-sized paddles) and for adults (sit on top or sit in kayaks)....More

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Aaron F, Owner at Hocking Hills Canoe Livery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for coming out! We love it when we can get children out on the river to experience something different! We hope to see you all again!

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davoscjims
27 April 2017|
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Response from Aaron F | Property representative |
No we don't, there is a walmart right up the road from our location. They have them for sale:)
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freedombabe2001
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Response from clevelandgal35 | Reviewed this property |
I would look on their website and pick a trip that seems like a good fit for you guys. The staff there are very helpful as well and can recommend a trip for you.
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csize94
10 July 2016|
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Response from Courtney G | Reviewed this property |
I was just there and honestly we saw people with HUGE family sized coolers of beer... nothing was said. They do tell you that it isn't "advised" because on the actual river you're not supposed to be drinking alcohol, but... More
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