Gift Shops in the Upper Peninsula
and Northern Wisconsin


UP North Clothing and Gift Items, Christopher Radko, Bing and Grondahl, Royal Copenhagen, Bentley Crystals, Jim Shore, and other collectibles. Lodge look items. Unique gifts from the north woods. Arts and Crafts created by local artists. Christmas items for your home, tree, and yard. Jams & Jellies from the U.P.. Thimbleberry Jam, Hand-dipped candles, Lighthouse and Maritime Gifts.

Most of these businesses do mail order. Just give them a call.

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 and Gift Shop, 1691 17th Road, Bark River, MI 49807. Phone: 906 466-2276

Ontonagon County Historical Museum and Gift Shop, 422 River Street, Ontonagon. (906) 884-6165. Open Year Round from 10 am to 5 pm. Sunday from 12 noon to 4 pm from July 1 through Labor Day Weekend. The Gift Shop features a nice selection of nautical and lighthouse gifts, books, apparel, plus a variety of other items. The purple museum building houses collections of mining, logging, farming, marine, and social memorabilia, displayed in room settings and cases. 5th Order Fresnel Lens from the Ontonagon Lighthouse is on display at the Museum.

Seul Choix Lighthouse Gift Shop, Park and Museum 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. Lighthouse Gifts, Books, and Nautical Items.

U P Candle Company & Gift Shop is located at Gitche Gumee Landing, at the north end of River Street in Ontonagon MI. We offer highly scented long-burning candles, votives and tea lights in over 30 fragrances and unusual candle holders made from rocks and minerals, crocks, and soapstone boxes. Our candles come in a wide variety of fragrances and are made right here at our candle company. The Gift Shop carries 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 located by the U P Candle Company 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. Phone: 906-884-6618

True North Gift Shop at Miller'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


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Photo: Ten Mile Creek Galllery and Gift Shop