Clayton Lakeside Campground (Beaton)

Clayton Lakeside Our uniquely situated park is surrounded by pristine Clayton Lake from three sides. For generations, Clayton Lakeside has been providing families with the ultimate weekend and seasonal camping environment. We offer cottages, fishing boat rentals, trailer rentals, seasonal lots, a marina for seasonal docking, a playground for children, and host of other services that will exceed every expectation. .. Cottages  For the ultimate waterfront experience!! We have three cottages to choose from. Book one for a family or two, or … [Read more...]

Fortune Farms Maple Sugar Bush – 2011

At Fortune Farms we take the time with our visitors to explain the art and science of maple syrup making. During the season we boil fresh sap nearly every day to make syrup. We also make maple candy and maple "butter". You can see the full process on the Flow Chart under the Sap2Syrup section. On weekends the Shanty Men operate a small wood-fired evaporator and the Kettle Boys tend their kettles over open fires just for visitors. You can experience the pioneer methods of making syrup and then taste the differences resulting from traditional … [Read more...]

Thompsontown Maple Products – 2011

Thompsontown Maple Products is a 6,000-tap maple syrup operation located on a 400 acre farm on the shores of Clayton Lake in the heart of the Ottawa Valley. Just a short drive from the Nation's Capital and nestled in the natural beauty of Lanark County, our family owned and run operation offers you award winning maple syrup, sugar and butter. Discover the tranquil beauty of the maple forest while taking one of our self-guided craving for a taste of spring. Pure Sweetness!!! walking tours along the shores of scenic Clayton Lake. Maple taffy is … [Read more...]