Add-on Rental Options


Our cozy duplex bunkhouse, Cardinal Lodge, offers two side-by-side dorm style units, for extra lodging as needed with other group rental. Each unit has bunk beds that sleep 10 and includes a kitchenette and microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker and toaster. There is a full bath, sitting area, and yard space.

Cardinal Floor Plan

Bedding, linens, towels and toiletries are NOT provided.


Please note that we offer special programs and prices for school groups. Click here to view more information about our Environmental Education program.

Many groups that visit Camp Oty’Okwa choose to take advantage of wonderful programs and activities led by Camp Oty’Okwa staff. There is a minimum of 10 campers for each activity or program led by Camp staff, and programs must be scheduled four weeks prior to your group’s arrival. Activities are typically one hour in length.

Arts & Crafts in Rahal Activity Center
Nature Hike on Camp Oty’Okwa Property
Individual Climbing Wall Experience
Group Games on Camp Oty’Okwa Property
Gymnasium Time in Rahal Activity Center

Available for All Rentals:


Available for Large Groups:

$60/bonfire set-up with pathway torches

$250/cord of cut unbundled firewood stacked 8 ft. x 4 ft.


***Please note that our experienced staff is available to consult with you to provide a delicious custom menu for your special banquet or wedding meal. Please contact us to discuss options and pricing.***

Our standard meals for groups at Camp Oty’Okwa can include anything from a simple evening snack to a full dinner and everything in between. All can be pre-arranged for groups at Camp Oty’Okwa. Meals are served family-style in our brand-new Dining Lodge.

Please note that groups are welcome to bring and prepare their own meals, but Large Groups (over 30) are required to have at least one meal/day prepared by Camp Oty’Okwa staff. All menus to be prepared by Camp Oty’Okwa staff must be planned with us a month prior to your reservation date.


When you visit Camp Oty’Okwa, your group is just a short distance from the wonders that Hocking Hills State Parks and Nature Preserves have to offer. Some local attractions include:

• Old Man’s Cave 1.5 miles
• Conkle’s Hollow 1 mile
• Cedar Falls 3 miles
• Ash Cave 5 miles
• Big Springs 2 miles
• Rose Lake 2 miles
• Lake Logan 12 miles

Camp Oty’Okwa is a member of the Hocking Hills Tourist Association which offers a variety of experiences in this amazing area such as: antiques, shopping, arts & crafts, horseback riding, boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, ziplines, rappelling, and many other outdoor activities. Area attractions also include diverse and unique eating experiences, seasonal events, fairs, theater, music and more to see and do during your stay at Camp Oty’Okwa.

For more information or to make a reservation, please call Camp Oty’Okwa at 740-385-5279.

By choosing Camp Oty’Okwa for your group, you are helping support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio‘s youth mentoring programs, including Summer Camp at Camp Oty’Okwa.