Summer is Here in Clermont County!

Feb. 21 2024

Summer break is just around the corner, so start your planning and your family’s escape from the daily grind now! When it comes to choosing the perfect family friendly location, you must first decide what you need in a destination. Is it relaxation? History and adventure? Or is it a little bit of everything? Look no further, Clermont County has it all. Just a quick drive from Cincinnati, Clermont County offers character, flavors, sites, and sounds you can't find anywhere else.  

Hotels & Camping in Clermont County 

Discover Clermont’s hospitality at one of our inviting, affordable hotels and campgrounds located just 20 minutes east of Cincinnati. Experience all the beauty, charm, and tranquility of a modern rural region with all the amenities of the city. Our convenient locations put you near all the best attractions, shopping, and restaurants in the area. Our hotels boast modern and comfortable accommodations, equipped with the latest amenities to ensure a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Or if you prefer to escape to nature, enjoy the tranquility of camping at East Fork or Stonelick campgrounds. Book your trip to discover Clermont and all it has to offer! 


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Starting off strong with entertainment, what’s spring break without games and movies?

Scene 75/The Pin Deck 

The #1 entertainment center in North America is located right here in Clermont County! Immerse yourself in arcade games, compete for victory in the indoor go-karts, experience the 4-D motion theater, and so much more! Better yet, head over to Scene 75’s, The Pin Deck, for a state of the art, boutique bowling alley. The entertainment options are endless!  

RJ Cinema Distillery & Taproom 

In the mood to catch a family-friendly movie and enjoy delicious, fresh popcorn? RJ Cinema Distillery & Taproom is the perfect place for you! Centrally located in Eastgate, RJ Cinema is an innovative first run movie theater where you can order dinner before or after your movie.

Outdoor Recreation: 

Time to get some fresh air? Clermont County is the perfect place to bring the kiddos to experience nature firsthand!  

Cincinnati Nature Center 

Hike, Discover, and play at the Cincinnati Nature Center! Offering trails, a nature playscape, and outdoor programs, the Cincinnati Nature Center allows families to have a hands-on experience with nature and some wildlife.  

East Fork State Park/Stonelick State Park  

Did you know that Ohio has 75 state parks? Two of them just happen to be here in Clermont County, we are so lucky! Whether you plan on hiking, camping, or water activities on the lake, both East Fork State Park located in Bethel and Stonelick State Park in Pleasant Plain, are sure to suit your needs.  


You have come to the right place if you are looking for a little slice of history this Spring Break.  

Land of Grant Trail 

April 27, 2024, marks the 202nd anniversary of the birth of Ulysses S. Grant, Lt. General of the United States Army and 18th President of the United States. Grant was born in Point Pleasant, Ohio (Clermont County) and his boyhood was spent in Georgetown, Ohio (Brown County) where he lived for 16 years, longer than any other place in his life. On this self-guided tour, you can explore 17 historical sites including his birthplace, boyhood home and more. You'll learn how his childhood cultivated the character of young Ulysses S. Grant that would catapult him to West Point and the White House. 

Clermont County Freedom Trail  

The Clermont County Freedom Trail to explore the 42 historical sites, 22 of which are approved to the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. Experience a mobile audio tour that makes it easier to explore all the stories, endeavors, and facts all from your fingertips. This self-guided journey highlights one of the largest Network to Freedom programs in the nation today. The Freedom Trail is a great way to educate students, schools, and Ohio history programs to serve as an informational piece on providing history about the Underground Railroad. 

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