- TripBuzz found 43 things to do with kids in or near Clayton, New York, including 37 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Alexandria Bay, Watertown and Kingston.
- From Seaway Slips Boat Rentals to Rock Island Lighthouse State Park, the Clayton area offers 34 different types of family activities, including: National & State Parks, History Museums, Specialty Museums and Boat Cruise.
- Clayton, NY is located on the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario and includes one of the thousand islands contained in the river along the U.S./Canada border. Local events include a spring boat show, art exhibitions, a village wide rummage sale, car shows, antique shows, and a Wine and Cheese Preview.
With direct access to St. Lawrence River, Seaway Slips Boat Rentals has a variety of pontoon boats and equipment for visitors to take out on the water. The river has fishing spots for Northern Pike and Muskellunge.
Situated along the Saint Lawrence Seaway, the Rock Island Lighthouse State Park focuses around the historic lighthouse with several picnic areas as well. Visitors are able to tour the lighthouse by theselves or through a pre-arranged guided tour.
An old-fashioned kitchen display, photographs of local history, and winning entries from the annual duck and goose decoy contests form the foundation of the Thousand Islands Museum collection. The linked gift shift for the museum sells locally-made art and crafts.
Several antique boating vessels are part of the extensive exhibits at the Antique Boat Museum. Visitors can view the boats up close, and during the warmer months they can also take a guided tour of the La Duchesse 1903 houseboat.
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36418 Pelo Road, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
Guests can enjoy guided fishing trips with 3rd generation fishing guide Captain Jack Garnsey at Garnsey's Classic Island Cruises - Private Tours. Fishing trips range from half a day to a full day and they also offer wine and cheese cruises.
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NYS Welcome Center at the 1000 Islands International Bridge, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607 MoreLess Info
30 state parks and 1 historic park are included in the Thousand Islands region. Discovered in the 16th century by the French explorers, this region gets its name from the more than 1,600 lakes it contains. Picnicking, hiking, swimming, boating, and plenty of other activities can be done here.
A kart track and a mini-golf course are waiting to be teste at Alex Bay 500 Go-Karts. The track is more than 1 mile-long, while the golf course has 18 holes and is riddles with waterfalls. Special packages are available, such as the Putt and Ride Special.