And canadian bridge weather stations. Gananoque is the gateway to the 1000 islands located approximately 3 hours from toronto 2 hours from ottawa and 3 hours from montreal.
Alexandria bay ny 13607.
1000 islands border crossing. Find duty free limits allowances and border wait times for crossing the canada united states border. Travelling with a big group or just prefer to get away for some quiet time. The crossing is the westernmost of the three on the st.
For families peruse the list below for house rentals or cottage colony businesses that set you up with your own unit and often provide fire pits volleyball nets and extras. Please be advised that the thousand islands bridge access road from nys route 12 to collins landing road crossing underneath the bridge is permanently closed to public traffic. The thousand islands border crossing connects the towns of alexandria bay new york and ivy lea ontario at the thousand islands bridge.
This summary applies to typical situations that apply to most private boaters crossing the border. Exclusive private and scenic 1000 islands cruises and charters aboard a classic wooden boat or a comfortable pontoon boat. 1000 islands water taxi scenic tours.
Gananoque is just 15 minutes from the border crossing into upper new york state via the ivy lea bridge and is only 50 minutes to watertown. Guide for driving a rental or borrowed vehicle into the us and canada. Current bridge conditions weather and traffic info.
We are a proud canadian team providing professional customer service for the best experience in duty free shopping we are a 3 generation family business that first opened our doors in this location to the traveling public in august of 1987. Consider the many cottages and house rentals of the 1000 islands. The us border station of alexandria bay has sometimes been called.
Please review the links below to find out the latest information on crossing both the united states and canadian border and other helpful links. How to get to us. Lawrence river and is very busy with up to two hours of waits during the summer.
Find out more information about loaned cars and required documents for crossing the border. Generally the requirements for canada and the us are similar and apply in the same way to us and canadian boaters but they do differ in some significant aspects.