Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Clermont, Florida

Clermont-Groveland Elks Lodge #1848 located at 705 Minneola Ave. at Seventh St., in Clermont, Florida.  Built in 1955.  It includes lodge hall, recreation room, lounge and lunch service for members.

The Skyline Motel
U.S. Highway 27, Clermont, Florida
Directly across from Citrus Tower & Restaurant near Lake Minneola
20 Modern Units - Efficiencies -Air Conditioned
Electric Heat - Television

"Governors' Grove" located 3 miles south of the Citrus Tower on Highway U.S. 27, Clermont, Florida.  Each Governor of the United States and Territories had a tree and 400 square feet of land presented to him at the Governors' Conference in Miami Beach, Florida, in 1958 by the Minute Maid Corporation.  The fruit from each tree will be picked and sent tot the Governor of each State every year.  The grove is maintained by the Minute Maid Corporation.  Visitors, Welcome!

MOSS COVERED CYPRESS TREES on one of the 17 beautiful lakes in Clermont, Florida.  A typical view along the 27 miles long Clermont chain of lakes and Palatlakaha River.

1 comment:

  1. I had no idea about Clermont's chain of lakes. That Governor's Grove sounds really cool. I wonder if Minute Maid still gets juice from Clermont.