Fun for the Family

Looking for a break from the claustrophobic city life? Want to take your kids on an adventure they’ll never forget? Well, head down to Athens County for the time of your family’s life.

Basic Itinerary:

  • Go to the Athens County Historical Society and Museum and check out the current exhibit
  • For sports and enjoyment, go to the Athens Parks and Recreation Community Center
  • Like to party? Go to Final Fridays in Nelsonville’s Historic Square Arts District
  • Catch a train at the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway
  • Go to Smoke Rise Ranch Resort for horse back riding
  • Play some putt putt at Putt People First
  • Take a dip in the Athens City Pool
  • Go to Bird Arena for some fun ice skating
  • Catch a show at Ohio Valley Summer Theater
  • Take the family to a Copperheads Baseball game

*These are just a few ideas of the fun you can have in Athens County! We are more than happy to assist in planning your next trip to Athens County. For more information, hotel reservations or group rates, please contact Jenna Dill at (740) 592-1819 or*