Shopping in

the Upper Peninsula

 

Anchor In Naubinway Cafe & Gift Shop is located on Highway US-2, 42 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge by Lake Michigan.  Stop for a deli sandwich, salad, specialty coffee, tea, or one of our delightful deserts and ice cream specialties. Wi-Fi area with comfortable seating, fireplace, & TV. Gift Shop featuring local artists. Nice selection of books about the Upper Peninsula. Open daily. W11632 US-2, Naubinway, MI 49762. Phone: 906-477-1120.

ANTIQUES and COLLECTIBLES Shops in the Upper Peninsula.

"Art For All," Iron Mountain, MI, Last Saturday in June. Annual Juried Art Show at Bay College West on Highway US-2 on the north side of Iron Mountain from 10 am to 5 pm. Rain or Shine.

Art Galleries
The Village Artisans of Garden is a delightful Art Gallery filled with fine arts and crafts created by Upper Peninsula Artists. Enjoy the beautiful paintings, photography, pottery, weaving, jewelry, fabrics, metal creations, wood turning, baskets, glass blowing, stained glass, home made jams, interesting books, plus much more. The Garden Art Gallery is open daily from Mid-May through Mid-October. Located between Escanaba and Manistique, 8 miles south of US-2. Turn south at Garden Corners on Highway M-183 to the town of Garden, Michigan. Phone 906-644-2025.
 
New Listing: Major Art Studio and Gallery: John Spivey, Artist. Visit this interesting art studio on Highway M-26, between Eagle Harbor and Copper Harbor in the Keweenaw Peninsula. John uses a variety of mediums to create his fine works of art including oil painting, charcoal, graphite, sculpture, and photography. John’s Major Art Studio and Gallery is located at Eagle Lodge and Lakeside Cabins on the shore of Lake Superior. Open daily. 13051 M-26 (Lake Shore Drive), Eagle Harbor, MI 49950. Phone: 906-289-4294.
 
New Listing: George Potvin Knife Maker and Blacksmith, located at Ten Mile Creek Forge, Pottery, Lighting, and Irish/Celtic Gift Shop in Bark River, Michigan, offers completely handmade hunting knives with sheaths. George creates several patterns of Damascus, also utilizing titanium and other high carbon steel for blades. Classes, custom work, hand-scrimshaw, repairs and sharpening available.  The Gift Shop offers a surprising array of creative and beautiful gifts, many created by 30 juried local artists and some from around the world. Choose from pottery, paintings, photography, stone lampshades, jewelry, glass items, local jams and maple syrup, plus much MORE. You will be pleasantly surprised visiting this very unique and beautiful Upper Peninsula Gallery and Shop! Ten Mile Creek Forge, Art Gallery and Gift Shop, 1691 17th Road, Bark River, MI 49807. Phone: 906 466-2276

BAYSHORE MARKET: The only gas station in Grand Marais. Well stocked store. Visitor information and maps. Camping, fishing and boating supplies.

Bookstore in Munising: New & Used Books and Unique Items by local

  • Falling Rock Café & Bookstore in downtown Munising. Café serves breakfast sandwiches, bagels, homemade soups, sandwiches, quiche, pasties, and delicious fresh roasted coffee. Hand dipped ice cream cones, sundaes, and ice cream sodas. Bookstore features new books, several about the Upper Peninsula, thousands of used books, and items created by local artists. Wireless internet service. Stop by Saturday nights for music and enjoy other events that take place during the week. A wonderful spot to have a bite as you browse this interesting shop in one of the oldest buildings in Munising. Phone: 906-387-3008. Located on M-28 at 104 East Munising Ave., Munising, MI 49862.
New Listing: BUTCHER SHOP: Michigan Meat Processing in Escanaba is your stop for fresh quality meat for your table. Our Meat Market offers a full service retail meat case, home-smoked sausage and meats, and wild game processing. We offer USDA Choice beef, a full line of pork, smoked sausage and bacon, chicken, brats plus much more. Custom cuts for any occasion. Freezer bundles available.  . . makes a great gift. Family owned and operated.  Michigan Meat Processing, 3708 19th Ave. North, Escanaba, MI 49829. Phone: 906-789-7410
 
Ghost Stories. Books about Michigan Ghosts by Jan Langley
A Ghostly Road Tour of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. True Stories of Ghostly Hauntings in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan" by Jan Langley. Tour these interesting haunted places in the comfort of your chair or visit them when you are in the Upper Peninsula.
 
Startled from their Graves: Ghosts of Michigan. Enjoy this exciting new collection of ghost stories from the thumb of Michigan's Lower Peninsula and the Upper Peninsula. Take a journey to mysterious places where unusual happenings have occurred and spirits have been Startled from their Graves.
 
The Captain and Harry, A Children's Book about the Seul Choix PointeLighthouse. Captain Joseph Townshend, lighthouse keeper from 1901-1910, joins Harry, a very fat field mouse, for mysterious adventures

Christmas Ornaments, Gifts and Collectibles at Santa's Workshop Gift Shop, located on the corner of Highway M-28 and St. Nicholas Avenue, 3 miles west of Munising in Christmas, Michigan. Look for the Large Santa by the gift shop. Beautiful Christmas items for your home, tree, and yard. Collectibles include Bing & Grondall, Royal Copenhagen, Pipka, Jim Shore, Serenity Angels, Snow Buddies, nutcrackers, stuffed animals, snowmen, a wide variety of unusual ornaments plus much more. Visit with Santa on Saturday & Sunday during December. Phone: 906-387-2929

COPPER SAMPLES available at RED METAL MINERALS 202 Ontonagon St. Ontonagon, MI 49953. Red Metal Minerals offers Michigan copper specimens and ores for sale at the U.P. Candle Comany in Ontonagon. Packages of rocks, minerals and fossils and books about geology and copper mining are also available. Phone: 906-884-6618.

Gitche Gumee Landing Gift Shop is located at the north end of River Street in Ontonagon MI.  We offer highly scented long-burning candles in ceramic containers (made on site), votives and tea lights in over 45 fragrances and unusual candle holders made from rocks and minerals, and soapstone boxes. Our candles come in a wide variety of fragrances and are made right here at our candle company in Ontonagon. We also carry vases and bowls made of onyx and marble, wall hangings, a nice selection of jewelry set with semi-precious stones, and a wide variety of gift items. Red Metal Minerals carries a large variety of copper, datolite, and other specimens and minerals, as well as books on the history and geology of copper mining. 202 Ontonagon St., Ontonagon, MI 49953  (906) 884-6797.

New Listing: Grand Marais Outfitters. We offer just what you need for year round outdoor adventures in the Grand Marais area. We have camping and hiking supplies, fishing gear, backpacks, paddling supplies, clothing, plus much more. Pick up a book to read at the beach or something from our gift shop or art gallery. Great gifts for the outdoor enthisiast. N14277 Lake Avenue, Grand Marais, MI 49839. Phone: 906-494-3333

A Guide to Michigan's Keweenaw Copper District by Lawrence J. Molloy. This updated version of Copper Country Road Trips is filled with Photographs, Maps, and Tours of the Keweenaw . . . Past and Present. Enjoy Keweenaw History From The Comfort Of Your Car. Guide book for tours of mainly mining locations, sites and ruins plus other historical sites. Includes maps, pictures, historical information and precise directions. Published and printed by Great Lakes GeoScience, Hubbell, Michigan. Available at Red Metal Minerals at Gitche Gumee Landing, 202 Ontonagon St. Ontonagon, MI 49953 or by mail order. $29.00 Price includes shipping. Phone: 906-884-6618 or E-mail: redmetal@charter.net

JAMS and JELLIES at The Wood'n Spoon, PO Box 391, US 41, Mohawk, MI, 49950. (906)337-2435. Handmade Natural Preserves, Naturally Grown Produce, Homemade Jams, Jellies, and Baked Goods. Stop in our shop or purchase by mail order or our online shopping cart. We feature the wild Thimbleberry Jam from the Keweenaw Peninsula.

KEMP'S ROD and RESTORATION, Inc., 636 Industrial Park Drive, Iron Mountain, MI 49801. Phone: (906) 776-1929, Fax: (906) 776-9046. Street Rods, Concours Quality Restorations and Concept Cars. See our just completed streetrod project, a 1935 Plymouth, runner up for the Riddler Award. Kemps can build your car from a concept or start with an original car. We can meet all your fabrication and paint needs.

Lighthouse Gifts, Books, and Nautical Items at the SEUL CHOIX LIGHTHOUSE Park and Museum Gift Shop. 672 N West Gulliver Lake Road, Gulliver, MI 49840. Phone: 906-283-3183. Open 10 am to 6 pm daily from Memorial Day through mid-October. Help continue Historic Preservation of the Seul Choix Light Station with our "Adopt a Brick" for $35 and "Adopt a Step" for $1,000. Have your name permanently engraved on a brass plate displayed in the Lighthouse. A wonderful gift for a lighthouse lover or as a memorial. For information contact Marilyn at 906-283-3317 or e-mail marilynf@uplogon.com. Gulliver Historical Society, 1906W County Road 432, Gulliver, MI 49840. Please include your complete mailing address.

Mountain View Lodges Art Gallery and Gifts. Browse this interesting art gallery located only 13 miles west of Ontonagon on the shores of Lake Superior. Take Highway 64 west from Ontonagon and go straight on H-107, the road to the Porkies. Wide variety of artworks including photography, fused glass jewelry and sun catchers, hand dyed silk scarves, note cards, personalized silhouette drawings, plus much more. Chainsaw carvings created on site. Mountain View Lodges, 34042 M-107, Silver City, MI 49953. Phone: 906-885-5256 or 906-885-5947.

Mystical Midnight Thunderbird. The lightning of a midnight storm sculptured a Great Bird in the sky over a bay on Northern Lake Michigan. Photographs by Jim O'Neil of Peninsula Shores Gallery, Gould City, Michigan 49838.

New Listing: North Shore Resort Gift Shop in downtown Curtis, Michigan. Items include jewelry, sportsware, sweatshirts, hand painted glassware, woodworking, lamps, canes, walking sticks, photography and art works created by local artists. North Shore Resort and Gift Shop, W17171 Main Street, Curtis, MI 49820. Phone 906-586-9833.

ONTONAGON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM GIFT SHOP. River Street in Ontonagon, MI. Open daily. Lighthouse and Nautical Gifts, Sweatshirts & T's, Books, cards, and a variety of gifts. Look for the bright purple

OUTDOOR TOYS for MOTOR SPORTS and SILENT SORTS. Dealers for canoes, kayaks, water ski boats, fishing boats, pontoon boats, jet skis, trailers, ATV's, archery supplies, snowmobiles, snowshoes, dogsleds and fishing in Northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Sales, Service, and Parts.

PAINTING CONTRACTOR Randy Duval Painting & Decorating. Over 35 years of service in the area. See Randy for all your painting and decorating needs. Wallpaper, Refurbrishing Paneling, Woodgraining on Metal Doors, Deck Maintanence, Window Trim and Sills, Cabinets, Staining, Color Varnishing, & Power Washing. Licensed & Insured. Duval Painting, N-4849 Harding Park Drive, Iron Mountain, MI 49801. Phone: 906-774-2812

THE PASTY OVEN Pasty Shop is located at W-7270 Highway U.S.2, near the stoplight in Quinnesec Michigan, just 4 miles east of Iron Mountain, MI. Drive-thru window. Phone: 906-776-0990 or toll free 800-753-5257. Eat in our dining area or pick up some delicious pasties for lunch or dinner. We also offer soup, sandwiches, and our Friday Fish Fry. The Pasty Oven offers mail order so you can enjoy a taste of the Upper Peninsula in your own home. Baked fresh every day at our USDA inspected plant in Florence, we offer a variety of pasties including the traditional pasty, breakfast pasty, chicken pasty, vegetable pasty, and mini pastys &endash; great for appetizers or a party. Delicious!

PENINSULA SHORES GALLERY, Gould City, MI 49838. Nature Photographs by Jim O'Neil.

PETERSON'S FISH MARKET on Quincy Hill in Hancock MI offers fresh and smoked fish available year round that may be shipped anywhere in the United States. Call for shipping or stop at our market. We fish Lake Superior almost every day. Peterson's offers fresh salmon, trout, and whitefish and smoked salmon, herring, and trout. Four Sons Fish & Chips concession stand open from May through September. Supplier to the major restaurants in the area. Peterson's Fish Market, 49813 US Hwy 141, P.O. Box 535, Hancock, MI 49930. Phone 906-482-2343.

Quincy Mine Gift Shop Part of the Keweenaw National Historic Park. The Gift Shop is filled with books, rocks & minerals, shirts, and a wide variety of interesting items with online ordering. Tours of the Quincy Mine Site include a Surface Only Tour, Surface Tour with Tram Ride, and the Full tour that includes a trip into the 7th level of the mine. Our knowledgeable guides will take you back to the time when Copper was King. The grounds are open to the public free of charge so stop by and visit this historic mine site and browse in the gift shop. Quincy Mine Hoist Association, 49750 US Highway 41, Hancock MI 49930. Phone: 906-482-3101

RED BARN ANTIQUES, ROCKS, & MINERALS, PO Box 99, N7017 AuTrain Lake Road, AuTrain, MI 49806. (906) 892-8455. Depression Glass, China, Books, Magazines, Items from the 40's, 50's and 60's, Lamps, Pottery, Pictures, Munising ware, fossils, and much more.

RED METAL MINERALS, Michigan copper specimens and ores. Packages of rocks, minerals and fossils available. Books on the history and geology of copper mining. Gift items. Beautiful slabs, bookends, and unusual items. 202 Ontonagon Street Ontonagon, MI 49953. Phone: 906-884-6618

SANTA'S WORKSHOP GIFT SHOP is located on the corner of Highway M-28 and St. Nicholas Avenue, 3 miles west of Munising in Christmas, Michigan. Look for the Large Santa by the gift shop. Beautiful Christmas items for your home, tree, and yard. Collectibles include Bing & Grondall, Royal Copenhagen, Pipka, Jim Shore, Serenity Angels, Snow Buddies, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Rock-a Buddies, nutcrackers, stuffed animals, snowmen, a wide variety of unusual ornaments plus much more. Visit with Santa on Saturday and Sunday during December. Phone: 906-387-2929

Spread Eagle Art Show, Spread Eagle Wisconsin, 7 miles north of Iron Mountain, Michigan on Highway US-2 at the Chuckwagon in Spread Eagle, WI. Annual Juried "Art Show in the Woods" will be held Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 9 am to 3 pm.

Superior Odyssey Ship's Store features mugs, T-Shirts, Hoodies, Knot Work, and Bear Pond Woodscraft created by Captain Niko Economides. Custom Woodwork includes Hand Carved Dove Tail Chests, Wall Cabinets, Sculptures, Furniture, plus much more. Stop by the Coaster II docked the Lower Harbor in Marquette, Michigan or Phone 906-361-3668

VIOLET SUNSET GIFT SHOP at Peterson's Cottages, features quality natural and handcrafted copper, souvenirs, local craft items, books of regional interest, Clearheart Windchimes, Spoontiques Lighthouses, Tubbs Snowshoes, T-Shirts, sweatshirts, photography by Richard Mascola, and more. 22608 Lakeshore Road, Ontonagon, Ml 49953. Phone 906-884-4230

WHISPERING PINES OUTPOST N-4200 M-95, Iron Mountain, MI 49801 (906) 774-1277 Outdoor recreational supplies for fishing and hunting.

WINE: Threefold Vine Winery has relocated to Menominee County in the southern Upper Peninsula. Wine made from grapes grown in the Upper Peninsula? Yes, right at the Threefold Vine Winery in Stephenson, Michigan. Our Tasting Room at the Winery offers grape (from our vineyard) apple, honey, and various fruit wines. The Green family invites you to visit our winery, see how the wine is produced, and sample our exciting new wines. The Winery and Tasting Room is located in the historic bank building at S232 Menominee Street, Stephenson, MI 49887, one block west of Highway US-41. Phone: 906-753-6000

The WOOD'N SPOON, PO Box 391, US 41, Mohawk, MI, 49950. (906)337-2435. Handmade Natural Preserves, Naturally Grown Produce, Homemade Jams, Jellies, and Baked Goods. Stop in our shop or purchase by mail order or our online shopping cart. We feature wild Thimbleberry Jam from the Upper Peninsula.

Yarn Shop: Rainbow's End Alpaca Farm is located in Norway, MI in the south central Upper Peninsula. Tour the Alpaca Farm. Fun for the whole family. Rainbow Gifts offers items created with alpaca fleece from our own animals as well as a large selection of yarn, needles, and patterns. Supplies for knitting, crocheting, and spinning. Rainbow's End Alpacas, W6139 US 2, Norway, MI 49870 Phone: 906-563-7034

 

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