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Lake Superior Trading Post

10 S 1st Ave W, Grand Marais, MN 55604-3136
+1 218-387-2020
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Great spot for souvenirs and clothes

This is always a fun place to stop by when in the area. There is something to interest everyone... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Lino Lakes, Minnesota
New Years

Wide selection of outdoor gear and clothing, locally made items and souvenirs, and home decor and... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Nicole K
Iowa City, Iowa
via mobile
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Our store is located on Lake Superior's rugged and beautiful north shore in Minnesota. The harbor of Grand Marais sits outside our door. We offer a variety of quality clothing and footwear as well as exclusive gifts, books, maps, camping gear, knives, toys, candy, candles, jewelry and much more. If you're in the area, make it a point to walk through our doors. We will greet you with a welcoming smile and offer any assistance you may need. Open year round, 7 days a week.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good43%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
10 S 1st Ave W, Grand Marais, MN 55604-3136
+1 218-387-2020
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is always a fun place to stop by when in the area. There is something to interest everyone. We were up here with our kids on a rainy day and stopped in for some cold weather gear and found what we were looking for.

Thank Pete_and_Tara
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Wide selection of outdoor gear and clothing, locally made items and souvenirs, and home decor and goods.

Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This is a fun store that is good for tourists and locals since they sell products helpful to the northern MN lifestyle. I would come back to this store.

Thank Sammy0222
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Nice well stocked store for the hikers, canoeist and tourists. Friendly staff and very reasonably priced. A must stop if going to the boundary waters or hiking etc.

Thank 97randyp
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We love taking a drive to grand marias for the weekend. We love the small town and all the little specialty stores. It feels like a world away! It's so layer back and relaxing. We like the trading post store too. It's fun to spend...More

1  Thank Vinh952
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The 'trading post' fits in perfectly with the wilderness theme of Superior National Forest and the BWCAW. Everything you need for your camping experience is here as well as great books about and from the area. Lots of nordic items as well as good quality...More

Thank Mr_PeteBurnsville
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We always stop here on my birthday weekend. I always purchase a new pair of shoes! Lots of nice things to look at and buy!

Thank purplerider2016
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is always a destination for my family to stop by, check things out, and purchase unnecessary things that we love. The place is very clean, affordable, and the management is very friendly.

Thank Aurelio C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fun store, wide variety of local nic nacs as well as an array of trinkets and novelty items galore from indoor decorative goodies to outdoor gear. Nice jewelry, wonderful soaps and candles, great cards and postcards, puzzles, guide books, the list goes on... It could...More

Thank Anyessa D
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

They sell all kinds of high quality items. They have clothing, camping stuff, books, decorative things, and treats. We stop here every time we are in town. The owner is really nice and so are the people that work there.

Thank silvy1013
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