EcoWeekend Location

Camp Oty’Okwa

Camp Oty’Okwa is a multi-building facility open year-round with over 600 scenic acres surrounded by the forests of the Hocking Hills State Park and Nature Preserves. Camp Oty’Okwa is set atop one of the highest hills in the area and is surrounded by steep terrain, mature woodlands, rock formations, hollows and caves. This environment provides an excellent site for exploration and appreciation of nature. The Camp is owned and operated by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio.


Camp Oty’Okwa is located at 24799 Purcell Road off St. Rt. 374 just north of St. Rt. 664. It is approximately 2 miles north of South Bloomingville, 2 miles west of Old Man’s Cave and south of Conkle’s Hollow. We strongly urge you not to follow the directions given on internet map systems such as or on GPS devices.

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Pond at Camp Oty'Okwa