Near Logan in Hocking County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Old Manís Cave
ó Hocking Hills State Park & Forest ó
Old Manís Cave derives its name from a hermit named Richard Rowe who lived in the recess cave of the gorge. His family moved to the Ohio River Valley around 1796 from the Cumberland Mountains of Tennessee to establish a trading post. He and his two hounds traveled through Ohio along the Sioto River in search of game. On a side trip up Salt Creek, he found the Hocking Hills
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Natural Features.
Location. 39° 25.971′ N, 82° 32.574′ W. Marker is near Logan, Ohio, in Hocking County. Marker can be reached from Ohio Route 664 10 miles south of U.S. 33. It can be reached from the main visitors center for Hocking Hills Park where there is plenty of free parking. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Logan OH 43138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Old Manís Cave (within shouting distance of this marker); Sphinx Head (within shouting distance of this marker); Devilís Bathtub (approx. ľ mile away); Whispering Cave (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cedar Falls Bent Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cedar Falls (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ash Cave (approx. 2.4 miles away); Salt and Hunting Trails (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Logan.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 5, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 5, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.