Properties

McGuire Easement

Location: Grandin Rd – Hyde Park Cincinnati, OH Size: 2.46 acres Acquired: 2007 Features: this easement prevented large scale hillside development from migrating towards Golden Ave.

Juran Easement

Location: Grandin Rd – Hyde Park Cincinnati, OH Size: 1.254 acres Acquired: 2018 Features: adjacent to Joseph and Mary Stern Preserve

Columbia Parkway Easemets

Location: East End – Cincinnati, OH Size: 2.01 acres Acquired: 2009 Features: wooded open space within densely urbanized part of Cincinnati  

Joseph and Mary Stern Preserve

Location: Grandin Rd. – Hyde Park Cincinnati, OH Size: 4.151 acres Acquired: 2004 Features: wooded hillside within densely urbanized part of Cincinnati

Orth Preserve

Location: East Walnut Hills Cincinnati, OH Size: .389 acres Acquired: 2008 Features: steep hillside overlooking Columbia Parkway

Libby Preserve

Location:; Sutton Ave – California Cincinnati, OH Size:12.192 acrtes Acquired: 2013 Features: beautifully wooded hillside with open tree canopy

Dumbauld Preserve

Location: end of Shattuc Ln below Cincinnati Park’s Ault Park Size: 1.56 acres Acquired: 2018 Features: steep hillside overlooking Little Miami River Valley

Chrislip Preserve

Location: end of Salem Hills Ln – Mt. Washington Cincinnati, OH Size: 2.4867 acres Acquired: 2014 Features: wooded ravine and hillside overlooking Cincinnat Park’s Magrish Preserve   

Castellini Preserve

Location: end of Grandin Riverview Ter – Hyde Park Cincinnati, OH Size: 2.0803 acres Acquired: 2014 Features: wooded ravine and hillside overlooking Cincinnat Park’s Magrish Preserve

Red Bank Rd. Preserve

Location: end of Old Red Bank Rd in Fairfax, OH Size:  .62 acres Acquired: 2015 from Hamilton Co. Land Reutilization Corp. Features:  wooded hillside located on the border of Ault Park

Crisler Easement

Location: Hebron, KY Size: 1070 acres Features: Wooded hillsides and rich bottomlands  

Wilaray Terrace Preserve

Location: 2100 Ronaldson Ave in Mt. Washington, – Cincinnati, OH Size: 4.22 acres Acquired: 2007 by fee simple purchase from Blackhawk Development, LLC. Features: this bowl-shaped property contains a remnant wetland dating back well-over 100,000 years ago to the Illinoisan Ice Age.  The Hillside Trust collaborated with Mt. Washington residents who raised $60,000,combined with $140,000 contributed […]

Weston Preserve

Location: between Columbia Parkway and Salutaris Ave in East Walnut Hills – Cincinnati, OH. Size: 2.249 acres Acquired: 2006, by fee simple gift from Harris and Alice Weston Features: steeply wooded hillside with spectacular view of Ohio River and Northern Kentucky. download adobe master collection cs6 zp8497586rq

Galbraith Rd Preserve

Location:  495 and 535 W. Galbraith Rd – Finneytown, OH. Size: 3.787 acres Acquired: 2006, by fee simple gift from Mr. Frank Jackson. Features: this wooded hillside is adjacent to a 7-acre conservation easement owned by The Hillside Trust, forming a 10+ acre dedicated green space just north of Cross County Highway.  

Baltimore Run Preserve

Location: South of Baltimore Ave between Seegar Ave and St. Leo Place in North Fairmount – Cincinnati, OH Size: 10.12 acres Acquired: 2003, by fee simple gift from the North Fairmount Community Center Features: wooded hillside in older urban neighborhood.

Broadwell Preserve

Location: 3763 Mt. Carmel Road – Anderson Township, OH Size: 17.02 acres Acquired: 1984, by fee simple gift from the late Cyrus Baxter Features: semi-rough terrain with one large creek and four smaller tributaries. Heavily wooded with a majority of younger trees. The property was used as an apple orchard years ago.

Carder Dolwick Preserve

Location: I-275 and Elijah Creek – Hebron, KY Size: 34.25 acres Acquired: 1985, by fee simple gift from Alberta Flottman and 8 other heirs of Raymond and Alma Dolwick Carder Features: extremely steep terrain carved by Elijah Creek with many smaller tributaries, including several notable waterfalls. Home to numerous species of plants and animals.

Coombe Preserve

Location: 2808 Grandin Hollow Lane and Corbin Dr – Hyde Park, Cincinnati, OH Size: 1.376 acres Acquired: Grandin Hollow Ln in 2000 and Corbin Dr in 2004 and 2014 through fee simple gifts from Mr. and Mrs. V. Anderson Coombe and their estate. Features: scenic hollow nestled between residential development at the end of a […]

Geier (Grandview Ave) Preserve

Location: end of Grandview Avenue – East Walnut Hills, Cincinnati, OH Size: .75 acres Acquired: 1995, by fee simple gift from Mrs. Gabriele Geier Features: steep wooded hillside with picturesque views of Columbia Parkway, the Ohio River, and Northern Kentucky.

Goltra Preserve

Location: Brokaw and Baltimore Avenues – Westwood, Cincinnati, OH Size: 67.94 acres Acquired: 1986, 14 acres by fee simple gift from David and Phyllis Goltra. Features: comprised of ridge tops and hillsides, with mature trees.  The preserve is located next to Cincinnati Park Board’s Brodbeck Nature Preserve. In 2007, 36 adjacent acres were added to the […]