With summer here, the staff at Dave Arbogast RV Depot thought it would be a good idea to bring you some information about some of the best family friendly campgrounds in Ohio. Each campground has fun activities to keep families busy but also allow you to find time to relax, whether you are pitching your tent or rolling in your RV.
Hocking Hills KOA: Located in Hocking Hills, this campground is situated in Logan, Ohio making it about an hour driving distance from Chillicothe, Ohio. Featuring a ton of family friendly attractions, this KOA is perfect for families with children of any age. If the little ones get tired of hiking through the scenic beauty, you have many fun accommodations to keep them occupied. Some recreational activities are a Gem Mine and Gold Rush where you can buy buckets to pan through rocks and gems, a swimming pool, a basketball court, a activity room with board games, a dog park, a playground and much more. For more information, you can visit their site at: //www.hockinghillskoa.com/.
Jellystone Park Dogwood Valley: Located 45 minutes outside of Columbus, Jellystone Park Dogwood Valley is a great family friendly destination for camping lovers. Small children will love visiting with Yogi Bear while older kids can find fun in the many other outdoor activities available including two heated swimming pools, a 250’ downhill water slide, a 14’ tall tunnel water slide and beach area. Families of all ages will find something to enjoy! For more information you can visit their site at: //www.columbusjellystone.com/.
Long’s Retreat: Located in Latham, Ohio, Long’s Retreat is a family friendly resort located about 30 minutes outside of Waverly. This retreat really goes above and beyond featuring special packages for good grades and birthdays. They have a ton of recreational activities! For the water lover; they have water slides, paddle boating and a beach swimming area. Other activities include a carousel, miniature golf and go-karts- making this the perfect destination for families of all ages. For more information please visit their site at: //www.longsretreat.com/.