Shop Local…

Posted on December 10, 2018
Shop Local…

Need some ideas for gifts to go under the tree this year? Check out our list of members who have all kinds of items and experiences to give:

Gift ideas:
Gracie’s Aunt’s Emporium–large gift selection of Maine Made items, clothes, stuffed toys, Stonewall Kitchens products…
Katahdin General Store–outdoor gear, clothing, food novelties, kids toys…
Lennie’s Superette–clothing, food, outdoor necessities…
Millinocket Historical Society–buy a calendar, or a book of Millinocket History…
Moose Prints Gallery & Gifts–a variety of photos that come in all sizes, media, and frames…
North Light Gallery–paintings and art of all sizes and types, perfect for that hard-to-buy-for person…
Roots 2 Remedies–All kinds of wellness items, including CBD products, care-giving services, and consultations for your pain…
St. Martin’s Thrift Store–all kinds of gift items, winter outwear and toys…
Timberchic–Re-purposed wood in a variety of shapes and uses…
Trailside Country Store–Stained glass, wood baskets, local products, special food items…
Woods & Waters Shop–Local wines, decorative art and photography, area clothing…

Give a meal (or a gift certificate towards a meal):

Angelo’s Pizza Grille
Fredericka’s at Big Moose Inn
Hillcrest Golf Club
Hotel Terrace
Katahdin General Sotre
Lennie’s Superette
Mt. Chase Lodge
Northern Timber Cruisers
Raymond’s Country Store
River Drivers Restaurant
Scootic In Restaurant
Shin Pond Village
Wildwoods Trailside Cabins, Lodge & Restaurant

Or, give an experience:

Rounds of Golf at the Hillcrest Golf Club

A scenic Boat or Airplane Tour–Big Moose Inn, Katahdin Air Service, Libby Camps, Maine Quest Adventures, New England Outdoor Center, West Branch Aviation

Rafting with North Country Rivers, Northern Outdoors, or Penobscot Rafting at New England Outdoor Center

Snowmobile rentals with New England Outdoor Center or Shin Pond Village

Canoe or Kayak rental with Katahdin Air Service, Katahdin Outfitters, Maine Quest Adventures, New England Outdoor Center or Shin Pond Village

A Guide to the Adventure of your choice–Hiking, Paddling, Hunting, Fishing, Wildlife Tours, Snowmobiling, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing–Bowlin Camps Lodge, Eagle Lodge & Camps, Katahdin Air Service, Libby Camps, Maine Quest Adventures, Moose Woods Guide Service, New England Outdoor Center, Shin Pond Village, Spencer Cover Outfitters

A yoga retreat at Sewall House in Island Falls

A Photography Workshop or Class–Moose Prints Gallery

A gift certificate for a Bed and Breakfast, Lodge or Inn, such as 5 Lakes Lodge, Big Moose Inn, Eagle Lodge & Camps, the Lake House, Mt. Chase Lodge, North Country Rivers, Wildwoods Trailside Cabins, Lodge and Restaurant, Sewall House, Summit Farm Lodging, God’s Country Inn, or the Young House.

A gift certificate to a Sporting Camp–Bowlin Camps Lodge, Chewonki Big Eddy Cabins, Katahdin Air Service, Katahdin Forest Cabins, Libby Camps, Pine Grove Campground & Cottages, Twin Pines Lodging, Whitehouse Landing Camps, one of the Eco-Lodges through Appalachian Mountain Club

A gift certificate to a campground–Katahdin Shadows Campground & Cabins, Pamola Motor Lodge Camping,Wilderness Edge Campground.

A ride…shuttle or limousine–Pamola Shuttle and Limousine Service



Groceries–Ellis Family Markets, Hannaford, Sam’s Club

Fuel–Dead River

Garbage pickup service for a year–Plourde’s Rubbish & Recycle

A newspaper subscription–the Lincoln/Katahdin News

A Haircut–Russ’ Barber Shop

A Membership to LIFEstyle Fitness

A Gift Certificate to Katahdin Kritters, for your pet’s enjoyment, and your, or someone else’s, piece of mind


Or, donate your time or funds to a local non-profit, in someone else’s name, or your own!




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