With more than 42 miles of trails that guide walkers through rich woodlands, hidden waterfalls, and spectacular vistas, Holly River State Park rewards visitors generously. Download one of the trail maps and plan your routes from the comfort of Holly River State Park cabins. Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa waterfalls are particular highlights, with Potato Knob providing outstanding views of the park.
This 5.3-mi. trail is rated as moderate for difficulty and takes hikers up the mountain to Crooked Fork. Birding and wildlife watching are popular on this route, and it also boasts excellent views of the waterfall.
This short but worthwhile 0.2.-mile route introduces you to much of the native plant life. The route provides plenty of rocks to clamber over, so you can work up a sweat, and it begins at the main cabin area.
This 2.1-mi. trail is popular among trail runners and hikers, with a dense forest setting featuring majestic azaleas and oak trees. You will also have the chance to spot some of the oldest and largest trees in the park, when you hike this route.
Holly River State Park offers a variety of family-friendly activities designed to keep people of all ages entertained. From tranquil horseback excursions into the forest to exciting games of basketball or tennis, plus a range of educational programmes and popular recreations, there's never a dull moment. What's more, hotels nearby to Holly River State Park are the perfect place to relax and refresh, so you're ready for the next day's fun.
Lively games of volleyball, tennis, badminton, and basketball are held alongside recreational activities such as nature hikes and movie nights - the perfect ways to spend the summer with your family.
An outdoor pool at Holly River is open from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. every day during the summer, giving you and your family the chance to cool down after a long day on the trails.
A number of the trails within Holly River State Park are especially designated for equestrian usage. Camping excursions on horseback are very popular in the park, and people of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to join.