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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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Neat Place!

Enjoyed popping in after a late morning stroll around the nearby Lake Superior shoreline! A wide... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Rogers, Arkansas, USA
via mobile
Great Gear

We stop here every time we are in town. We enjoy looking through the gear and odds and ends... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Kari M
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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 - 5:00 PM
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10 S 1st Ave W, Grand Marais, MN 55604-3136
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed popping in after a late morning stroll around the nearby Lake Superior shoreline! A wide range of items are available to lure just about anyone to pull out some hard earned cash (or plastic). I couldn’t pass up on purchasing an adorable knitted headband...More

Thank 96Dreamer
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We stop here every time we are in town. We enjoy looking through the gear and odds and ends. Higher end, not junk.

Thank Kari M
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was a great store with everything one needs for a stay in Grand Marais-there were maps for hiking and exploring the Boundary Waters, and a great mix of quality gifts for family & friends.

Thank 30phyllisb
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This would have been five stars. This has alot of quality items and was great to go in. Until I got to the non smiling cashier who did not greet me nor look like she even wanted to be there. Someone like this needs to...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited mostly just to take a look around. My sons ended up buying a souvenir, but my kids spent quite a bit of time upstairs in the toy section. They have a nice selection of merchandise and nothing junky. The prices seem a little...More

Thank poktj
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This was a cool place to stop to look around. Somewhere the whole family could go to. A lot of people were finding trinkets to buy.

Thank rkubesh
Reviewed 2 May 2017

They have a bit of everything here. From trinkets to lots of hiking gear-this place has it all. Prices are fairly high but remember you are on vacation! Enjoy the shopping experience.....

Thank mcdonapa
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Fun shop with tons of interesting, high end goods. From gourmet soup mixes to handmade pottery and a large clothing selection, you can find it all here along the shores of Superior. Staff is friendly and happy to help

Thank Yogamonkey1
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great selection of items from things you take camping, books, clothing to gifts. People were very helpful and loved the brands they carried.

Thank gingadventure
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I was somewhat expecting LSTP to be a bit of a touristy trading post, but I was surprised that they did have quite a selection of gear for preparing you to enjoy the outdoors here in the Grand Marais area of the North Shore. Found...More

Thank Roland K
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