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Hocking Hills State Park Visitor Center closed until further notice

In response to the developing public health situation with COVID-19 and the Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) guidance, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will be closing the visitor center until further notice. 

Hocking Hills State Park will remain open to the public, along with public restrooms.

Additionally, ODNR has suspended all naturalist programs and closed nature centers at parks statewide until further notice. 

For more information on COVID-19 and ODH’s recommendations on prevention and preparation, please visit

Statement on the Status of Ohio State Parks 

This situation is evolving quickly, but as of right now, unless otherwise specified, ODNR properties are open to the public. We are closely monitoring the situation and will make any changes that the conditions warrant. We will update the media and the public should any of our properties close unexpectedly.


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