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yachts, sailboats and fishing boats at silver bay mn marina

finland mn and silver bay shops

Silver Bay shops are primarily located up town in the plaza where the True Value has gifts and the grocery store has dollar items and flowers. Nearby are a gas station-convenience stop and the local liquor store.

Little Marais is an unorganized area of the North Shore from Lake superior halfway in line to Finland. You will find a non-traditional gift ship and little roadside shop with gifts and hand-turned wooden bowls.

The folks in Finland MN do most of their shopping at the Co-op and you should too. During summer season the Heritage Center has offers some Finland related items for sale.

mile 52.2

Merchandise is varied and plentiful especially glassware, kitchen items, knick knacks and old tools. Open air tables for browsing plus a packed interior with oodles more.


1016 MN 61 | Silver Bay
mile 54.6 + 0.6 miles

Variety store and hardware. A little bit of what you need or what will work instead.


12 Shopping Center Rd | Silver Bay
mile 54.6 + 0.6 miles

Gas station convenience store.


94 Outer Drive | Silver Bay
mile 54.6 + 0.6 miles

Zup’s was founded on family tradition, the spirit still lives within the organization. The friendly greetings, the welcoming smiles and always an extended hand of help.


4 Shopping Center Rd | Silver Bay
mile 54.6 + 0.6 miles

A number of dollar store items and a full service flower shop.


1 Shopping Center Rd | Silver Bay
mile 54.6 + 0.6 miles

Carries a wide variety of off-sale liquors, wines, beer and mixes.  Ice and tobacco products are also available. There is a Minnesota State Lottery machine on site.  Cash, local checks, and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard & Discover) accepted. ATM available on site. Silver Bay Lounge is attached and this bar offers entertainment some weekends.


95 Outer Drive | Grand Marais
mile 54.6 + 0.1 miles

Open seasonally; a small collection of local artifacts and exhibits; acts as the Silver Bay Visitor Center, too.

Hours Memorial Day to early October :: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm


80 Outer Drive | Silver Bay
mile 62.8

Nothing You Need, Everything You Want! Distinctive gifts on the North Shore. No thimbles - No spoons - No shot glasses


6146 Minnesota 61 | Silver Bay
mile 65.3 + 5.7 miles

From hardware to organic food, Finland's friendly grocery store and gas station has it all.


6648 State Highway 1 | Finland
mile 65.3

Featuring hand-turned wooden bowls made right here, many made with native wood. Take home a true piece of the North Shore! Souvenirs to remember your trip up North, locally made jewelry, regional books, local and imported rocks including beautiful Canadian Amethyst garden rock. Maple syrup, wild rice and wild rice soup mixes - take some flavor home! Sweatshirts and Baja's to keep you warm o cool nights. Knives for the camper or collector, and the list goes on ... Open mid-May to mid-October. Stop by to say hi and see what we have.


6476 Minnesota 61 | Silver Bay
mile 65.3 + 4.6

Orchard, gardens, hiking trail, picnic tables, museum, one-room schoolhouse, sauna, original homestead, and Visitor Center with gifts. events include guided tours mid-May through September and the Annual Finnish Tori Marketplace and Music, the second weekend in August.


5653 Little Marais Road | Finland
218- 353-7380
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