About This Area

Discover the Charm of Southern Ohio

"So much more than just cornfields!"

A Unique Landscape
Experience the distinct character of Southern Ohio, a region that sets itself apart from the rest of the state with its picturesque hills, lush forests, and untouched natural beauty.

A World of Adventure
Conveniently located just a few hours away from top American amusement parks like Cedar Point and Kings Island, Southern Ohio offers endless opportunities for fun and exploration. Discover historical sites like Serpent Mound, family-friendly attractions like Long’s Retreat, and the breathtaking beauty of Hocking Hills.


Explore Local Attractions
Experience the great outdoors without venturing far from home. Within a 10-minute drive, you’ll find a variety of lakes and hiking trails perfect for adventurers of all ages.

A Hub for Higher Education: Southern Ohio is home to renowned educational institutions like Ohio University, located just 40 minutes away. The university's impressive partnership with NASA is just one example of the incredible opportunities it offers.

Savor Local Flavors: Indulge in the region's unique culinary offerings, such as the famous Hillbilly Hotdogs, located just an hour away. Enjoy mouth-watering hotdogs in a fun and welcoming atmosphere.

A Launchpad for Success: The University of Rio Grande, just 25 minutes away, has opened doors for countless students in the area and continues to make a difference in their lives.