- Our list of the best things to do in Clayton, New York, features the top 57 nearby activities — including 27 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Clayton, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Clayton, NY , followed by 44 popular activities in nearby cities, including Alexandria Bay, Watertown, Kingston and Clayton
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97% 265 votes
750 Mary St., Clayton, NY MoreLess Info
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.
93% 155 votes
428 Riverside Drive, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
The 1000 Island Region is served by the Clayton Island Tours which has professional tour guides to tell legends and stories of the area. Guests can view giant Great Lakes freighters, lighthouses, and island homes in addition to daily stops at Boldt Castle.
92% 133 votes
17371 East Line Road, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
One of the most award-winning wineries in America is the Coyote Moon Vineyards. Tastings are held in their special tasting room regularly, and other events like the blues festival and bluegrass festival are conducted throughout the year.
98% 81 votes
242 James Street, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
New York state cheddar, curds, and other local cheeses are available through the 1000 Islands River Rat Cheese. The retailer is open seven days each week and also sells maple syrup and bulk candy.
95% 61 votes
St. Lawrence Seaway, Clayton, NY MoreLess Info
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.
93% 30 votes
40164 New York State Route 12, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
From liqueurs, to bourbon, to moonshine, Clayton Distillery produces a wide variety of grain and fruit spirits in its facilities. Visitors can try samples of their spirits in their tasting room.
84% 25 votes
336661 Cedar Point State Park Drive, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
One of the oldest state parks in New York is the Cedar Point State Park. Facilities within the recreation area include docks for boats, a sandy beach, picnic grounds, and a fishing pier.
86% 29 votes
312 James St, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
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.
50% 2 votes
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.
43% 7 votes
1100 State Street, Clayton, NY 13624 MoreLess Info
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.