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Explore Getaway Earthwood

Located just one hour and a half outside of Cincinnati in West Union, OH, Getaway Earthwood is nestled in a bustling town with plenty of spots to explore. Here are a few of the spots we’d recommend you check out while you’re on your Getaway.

Walks in the Woods

Keep in mind, dogs are not allowed on many trails in this area, so be sure to check AllTrails before taking your pup on an adventure.

Joan Jones Portman Trail
Distance: 4.3 miles
Difficulty: moderate
On the edge of the Appalachia Preserve, you can find Joan Jones Portman Trail. This trail takes just under two hours to complete, and it’s a great workout leading to some beautiful vistas. This trail is best visited March through October.

Chapparal Prairie Loop
Distance: 2.3 miles
Difficulty: easy
This trail will take you through some beautiful fields of wildflowers, and you’ll find some waterfalls and many butterflies.

Charles E. Eulett Wilderness Trail
Distance: 2.4 miles
Difficulty: moderate
This wilderness preserve honors Adams County teacher, Charlie Eulett, who shared his love of prairies and woodlands with residents of the area while advocating for their protection in the 60s and 70s. This trail will take just about an hour to complete.

Sustenance and Snacks

Blue Creek General Store
~ 17 minutes from Outpost
Make a pitstop at Blue Creek General Store before getting to the Outpost to pick up all of the ingredients for your favorite campfire recipes.

Mikey’s Family Restaurant
~ 12 minutes from Outpost
Head to Mikey’s Family Restaurant for all your favorite classic diner dishes.

BK Scoop
~ 15 minutes from Outpost
Head to BK Scoop after a day of exploring for a sweet treat.

Things to Do Around the Outpost

Town and Country Bowling
~ 41 minutes from Outpost
When was the last time you went to a bowling alley? Head to Town and Country Bowling on your next Getaway to bring back some memories and make some new ones.

MoonDoggie LIVEree
~ 21 minutes from Outpost
Head to MoonDoggie LIVEree to rent kayaks and spend an afternoon paddling on the Ohio Brush Creek.

The Portsmouth Brewing Co
~ 45 minutes from Outpost
Try some local craft brews and enjoy delicious dishes with those who matter most.

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