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Address: 10 S 1st Ave W, Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone Number:
+1 218-387-2020
10:00 - 17:00
Open now
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Our store is located on Lake Superior's rugged and beautiful north shore in...

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.

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Nice Variety of Fun Items

Nice store with a wide range of items.Outdoor stuff down stairs, inside stuff upstairs. It's hard to leave empty handed.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 July 2016
Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Nice store with a wide range of items.Outdoor stuff down stairs, inside stuff upstairs. It's hard to leave empty handed.

Thank DasLebenIstGut
Rochester, Minnesota
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51 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

So many items to browse! From jewelry and clothes to home goods and linens to camping and canoeing gear! Items range in price, and everything seems to be of good quality.

Thank Cate N
Sabin, Minnesota, United States
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60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

For more years than I can remember lake superior trading post has been a must stop for our family. Whether it was for camping gear we forgot or games and books, there was something for everyone.

Thank honcneffsr
Duluth, Minnesota
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66 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Found this place on our adventure to Grand Marais. Hubby sure liked the salt water taffy. I found a book and oggled the glasswear. They seemed to have a lot of stuff to camp or boat but great finds for the average window shopper too!

Thank effintravelers
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58 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

Everything one needs for hiking, biking, camping, and cold weather sports can be located here under one roof and two floors. Apparel and decorating items are attractively displayed in this charming building near the water of Lake Superior along with all necessary outdoor equipment, shoes, books, and candy.

Thank Lynn M
Becker, Minnesota
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197 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

There are a ton of cute shops and artsy shops in Grand Marais but this is our one must visit every trip. My husband even enjoys it. The main floor is menswear and outdoorsy and shoes for the entire family. Candy and sweets too. Upstairs is more for the gals and kids. Very cute kids' toys especially the variety of... More 

Thank Noahelijastella
West Coast
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

This store is a "must see". Employees are amazing and will do anything to make your experirience a good one. I could browse all day and then go back the next day. Everything in the store is high quality and fairly priced. The best part is the number of interesting and fun items. There is something for everyone. This is... More 

1 Thank luv2travel1962
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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532 reviews
283 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Catering to the woodsy and more well off, there is a large selection of higher quality and priced equipment and gifts. It also houses the best selection of souvenir decals for your Nalgene bottle/ laptop/ car or where ever else you stick them. Two floors packed full, an easy yes for every visit to Grand Marais.

Thank JesseWhite
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

The second floor is for us non-hikers, campers or fishers. Beautiful and high-quality clothing, home decorations, jewelry, children's gifts, scents, music and other items. The first floor looks like a great place to outfit anyone outdoorsy, including books, maps and snacks.

2 Thank Karyn G
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

This has been a stop for me every time I have gone to Grand Marais over the last 30 years. It is always fun to go in and look at the high quality clothes, shoe wear and books. It is a little more sterile than the earlier years and way overpriced. It is only worth buying something here if you... More 

2 Thank pastry-and-poetry

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