10 days in Clayton & Iron Mountain Itinerary

10 days in Clayton & Iron Mountain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
— 3 nights
Iron Mountain
— 6 nights


Clayton ©
Clayton is a town in Johnston County, North Carolina, and considered a satellite town of Raleigh. Get out of town with these interesting Clayton side-trips: Drake's Landing (in Fuquay-Varina) and Hawk Manor Falconry (in Lillington). There's much more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Clayton River Walk, stroll around Clayton Community Park, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Deep River Brewing Company, and take an in-depth tour of Ava Gardner Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Clayton road trip planning app.

Atlanta to Clayton is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July in Clayton, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Iron Mountain.

Things to do in Clayton

Parks · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Ava Gardner Museum, Drake's Landing, Hawk Manor Falconry
Highlights from your plan
Clayton Community Park ©
Clayton Community Park
Deep River Brewing Company ©
Deep River Brewing Company
Ava Gardner Museum ©
Ava Gardner Museum

Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain is a city in the U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Iron Mountain: Cave Point County Park (in Sturgeon Bay), Plum Loco Animal Farm (in Egg Harbor) and Bley's Grocery (in Jacksonport). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get a taste of the local shopping with Lakenenland Sculpture Park, brush up on your military savvy at WWII Glider & Military Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Presque Isle Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Iron Mountain online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Clayton to Iron Mountain. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Clayton to Iron Mountain. Traveling from Clayton in July, things will get slightly colder in Iron Mountain: highs are around 80°F and lows about 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Iron Mountain

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Marquette, Sister Bay, Cave Point County Park, Plum Loco Animal Farm, Bley's Grocery
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Presque Isle Park ©
Presque Isle Park
Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain