Hit the Trails in Clermont County
Land of Grant Trail
Explore Ohio history with us on the Land of Grant Trail. Download this free self-guided tour and explore 17 historical sites including his birthplace, boyhood home and more. Check-in to each stop along the trail and learn how his childhood cultivated the character of young Ulysses S. Grant that would catapult him to West Point and the White House.
President Ulysses S. Grant is one of the most significant historical figures in United States history. He was born on April 27, 1822, in Point Pleasant, Ohio and his boyhood years were spent in Georgetown, Ohio. A graduate of West Point Military Academy, Grant was one of the most successful military leaders of all time.
Join us at one of several events celebrating the 200th birthday of President Ulysses S. Grant.
Check-in to all 17 stops along the trail and receive a special bicentennial Grant collectable coin and a certificate of competition.
The Clermont County Ohio Freedom Trail
Download the free Clermont County Freedom Trail to explore the 42 historical sites, 22 of which are approved to the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. Currently, the Clermont Freedom Trail contains the largest Network to Freedom program in the nation. This self-guided tour highlights Clermont’s scenic rolling hills and runs along the Ohio River.