Local treasures: Holiday shopping in St. Germain

Local treasures: Holiday shopping in St. Germain

Holiday shopping in the Northwoods is an experience to treasure. A world away from crowded urban parking lots and generic stores, St. Germain is a place where you can slow down, breath in the fresh Northwoods air and find unique gifts that are perfect for the special people in your life. This is a place where you can meet the owner of a store, get some helpful advice and perhaps even make another Northwoods friend. At the end of the day, treat yourself to a tasty meal in one of our dining establishments and relax in the cosy tranquility of our lodging properties. At its best, holiday shopping is a gift – treat yourself this season with a holiday shopping trip to St. Germain.

Here’s a sample of what you can find in and around St. Germain.

Bear Paw Pottery 

Beautiful and functional stoneware, porcelain and Raku pottery can be found in a little gallery and horse farm that’s located on the backwaters of the Wisconsin River. Bear Paw Pottery produces its pieces one at a time, with a touch of the Northwoods. The gallery’s hours vary – you can also call to make an appointment.

Coontail Arbor Vitae

If you love the outdoors, you’ll find plenty to love in Coontail. Filled with beautiful clothing and gear, the shop supports outdoor lifestyles and caters to silent sports activities. If you have a biking, hiker, paddler, skier, or snowshoer, in your life, this is the place to go. Coontail also has a beautiful selection of high quality outdoor apparel.

Knitt’s Hardware Hank

This helpful St. Germain business is the kind of place that’s becoming all too rare – it’s filled with all the essential hardware items and its staff stands ready to help. You can also find plenty of gift ideas, especially for the active people in your life. From bicycling to swimming, baseball to hockey, Knitt’s Hardware Hank carries it all!

Lake Nokomis Cranberries 

Treat your friends and family to a delicious taste of the Northwoods. Lake Nokomis Cranberries is a working marsh with a retail store on site that’s worth seeking out. You’ll find gourmet foods, gifts and a beautiful selection od award-winning Lake Nokomis wines. You may want to pick up something special for your holiday table!

Last Cast Fishing Outfitters

If you’re looking for premium fishing gear, make plans to go shopping in a premier fishing destination. Last Cast Fishing outfitters has everything you need to find success on the water, including invaluable local advice. They even offer guide services – if there’s an angler in your life, be sure to visit Last Cast to find what they need.

Naturista Monarch

If there’s a craft cocktail lover in your life, Naturista Monarch has the perfect gift. The business creates wonderful and unique cocktail infusion jars that elevate cocktails – all you need to do is add your own liquor. The handcrafted jars are inventive and wonderful, and there are many options to sample– you may want to even consider gifting a “Cocktail of the Month Club” membership.

St. Germain Hometown Pharmacy

While this business in the heart of St. Germain is a full service pharmacy, it also is home to a wonderful gift shop with an expansive selection of Northwoods and St. Germain gifts. You’ll find greeting cards and well as apparel, candy, home decor items, candles and more.

Sutter’s Gold N’ Fleece

A charming little shop in St. Germain is the place to go for a big selection of yarns and supplies for knitters and crocheters. Sutter’s Gold N’ Fleece sells made in the U.S.A. yarns and it supplies and plenty of items that are perfect for the hard to buy for knitter or crocheter in your life. If you need some advice or gift ideas, Sutter’s Gold N’ Fleece is ready to help!

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