Northern Panhandle shopping

Top Choice Books in Skagway

Alaska Geographic Museum Store

NPS bookstore selling classic Klondike tomes and essential Chilkoot Trail maps ($8.50).
Arts & Crafts in Juneau

Juneau Arts and Culture Center

The impressive JACC gallery features the work of a local artist every month, while the adjacent Lobby Shop is a place for Southeast Alaskans to sell their artworks, including jewelry, paintings and books.
Books in Sitka

Old Harbor Books

One of the loveliest bookstores in the Southeast, with a large Alaska section, featured local authors, and the pie-selling Back Door Café adjoining. Browsing heaven.
Arts & Crafts in Haines

Extreme Dreams Fine Arts

At the Chilkat State Park entrance is this wonderful gallery packed with the work of 20 local artists, from watercolors and weavings to handblown glass, cast silver and beautiful beads. The gallery also has a climbi…
Arts & Crafts in Haines

Sea Wolf Art Studio

Housed in a log cabin in the middle of Fort Seward's old parade ground is Tresham Gregg’s gallery. Gregg is one of Haines’ best-known Alaska Native artists, and he combines the imagery of the spiritism, animism and …
Dispensary in Juneau

Fireweed Factory

Following the legalization of marijuana in Alaska in November 2014, in March 2017 this became the second recreational pot shop to open in Juneau. It's a tiny abode (about the width of an average arm-span), but popul…
Dispensary in Sitka

Weed Dudes

Two thousand and seventeen proved to be a happy new year for Sitka's 'cannassuers' when the town opened its first recreational pot shop. Located discreetly in an out-of-town strip mall, the dudes at this dispensary …
Arts & Crafts in Haines

Wild Iris

This art gallery is the most impressive of a growing number on the edge of Fort Seward. Outside the home is a beautiful Alaskan garden; inside, a fine selection of original jewelry, silk-screened prints, cards, past…
Sports & Outdoors in Yakutat

Situk River Fly Shop

Thrumming with the fishing energy and general pulse of Yakutat is Situk River Fly Shop, where you'll find tackle and other gear, as well as area information. The website and blog are excellent sources of news and ha…
Arts & Crafts in Juneau

Juneau Artists Gallery

A co-op of 27 local artists have filled this downtown store with paintings, etchings, glasswork, jewelry and pottery. The person behind the counter ready to help you is that day’s ‘Artist On Duty.’