The area offers a great variety of recreation year round.
RECREATION IN THE AREA
Clayton is a fisherman's paradise year round!
Fish on the Mississippi River or on one of the many stocked trout streams in the area.
Bring your boat, or rent one in the area, and enjoy all the Mississippi River has to offer.
Whether you enjoy speed on the water or exploring quiet backwaters, this section of the Mississippi offers something to meet your tastes in boating.
Clayton has a free public boat ramp and ample parking for boats and trailers.
Boat and canoe rentals and canoe trips are available within a 30 minute drive of Clayton.
Hiking is great at Pikes Peak State Park and Effegy Mounds National Monument
Whether you want short, gently sloping trails, or long trails with lots of climbing, you can find some of the most beautiful views the Mississippi River has to offer.
Tour some of the most spectacular sections of The Great River Road along the entire Mississippi River.
And Much Much More!
Including snowmobiling, ice skating, water and snow skiing, swimming, or just basking in the sunshine watching the river.
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The Inn |
The village of Clayton |
Area Attractions |
Rates & Reservations |
The Claytonian Inn,
100 South Front Street,
Clayton, IA 52049
Phone: (563) 964-2776,
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