Come and stay at Merry Knoll Campground! You’ll enjoy a pleasant camping experience at the highest rated campground in the 1000 Islands and a beautiful view of the main channel of the St. Lawrence River. Merry Knoll is set near the Village of Clayton, just a short seven miles to the 1000 Islands International Bridge. Centrally located, 12 miles from Alexandria Bay and 10 miles from Cape Vincent. Clayton is a quaint village in the 1000 Islands Region with many interesting shops and wonderful restaurants. They offer a camp store for those last minute items and various amenities to keep the young and young-at-heart occupied and entertained. A variety of "borrow" games and puzzles. Swimming pool, playground, game room. Fishing enthusiasts will find the pier a perfect place to drop a line. For those who would like to run the river on your own, Clayton has a number of marinas offering a variety of boats for rent, everything from small fishing boats to large party/pontoon boats for a day or week full of fun on the river. Your hosts Jim and JoAnne will be happy to assist you in any way to make your visit a pleasant and memorable experience and a place you will want to visit again and again. Just imagine sitting on the sundeck, or at your campsite, watching the ocean vessels cruise on by at the end of another glorious day here at Merry Knoll Campground.