Located in the heart of the 1000 Islands, one of the most scenic drives in North America, Ivy Lea is known for its spectacular views, unworldly topography and beautiful waterfront cottages. This campground is also heaven for boaters and avid scuba divers. Spend your days exploring the beautiful wooded area, visiting the suspension bridge or taking a dip in the bright blue water.

Cabins at browns bay

Dates of Operation

May 10 to October 27, 2024


  • Seasonal Camping
  • Premium Waterfront Sites at Brown's Bay
  • Camper Cabins
  • Premium Waterfront Sites 
  • Walk-in Sites
  • Regular Sites
  • Recreational Vehicle Sites
  • Trailer Dumping Stations
  • Showers
  • Washrooms
  • Laundromat
  • Retail Store/Registration
  • Boat Launching
  • Boat Dock Rentals
  • Boat Rentals Nearby


Scuba Diving
Self-Guided Trails
Recreation and Interpretive Programs

Click here for a list of beaches that are currently posted. Each posting has a description of the beach water quality which helps determine whether specific locations are suitable for swimming.

Nearby Attractions

  • Approximately 35 minutes from Fort Henry
  • Approximately 65 minutes from Upper Canada Village
  • Cycling on the Waterfront Trail


649 - 1000 Islands Parkway, Lansdowne, Ontario, K0E 1L0

Exit 659 on Hwy. 401

Park Rules

For a complete description, please refer to the St. Lawrence Parks Commission (SLPC) Act.

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