Your Bayfield WI Shopping Guide

Photo of Up North: Bayfield WI Shopping spotBayfield is a small Wisconsin city with a big personality. Not only are we located on Lake Superior, but we are also the gateway city to the beautiful Apostle Islands. During your upcoming visit, we encourage you to explore the Bayfield, WI, shopping scene for Apostle Island souvenirs, locally-made art, and apparel. Stay with us at Old Rittenhouse Inn and walk along Rittenhouse Avenue to access our local shops. Find the perfect keepsake for your Wisconsin getaway in Bayfield!

Bayfield Art Galleries

The beautiful setting of Bayfield inspires many local artists throughout the region. Visit our Bayfield art galleries and bring home a piece of Lake Superior with you:

  • Bayfield Artists Guild: This art gallery features works from more than 20 local artists selling paintings, photography, ceramics, jewelry, wood sculptures, and quilts.
  • Stone’s Throw: Stop at Stone’s Throw and shop for eclectic handmade items like porcelain pottery, jewelry, and sculptures.
  • Eckels Pottery: Eckels has been offering locally made pottery in Bayfield for more than 60 years; stop by and shop for original pieces during your visit!

More Bayfield, WI, Shopping Spots

Keeper of the Light

This Bayfield gift shop features nautical souvenirs of the Apostle Island lighthouses. They also feature locally made products like handmade soaps and books from regional authors highlighting local history.


UpNorth is your one-stop shop for clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs in Bayfield. Shop for Apostle Island souvenirs, find fun toys for the kids and endless clothing options.

Apostle Islands Booksellers

Apostle Islands Booksellers provides books emphasizing the Apostle Islands and the Chequamegon region’s history, culture, nature, and lifestyle. Choose a book to support our local authors and learn about our fascinating history!

Sweet Sailing

Sweet Sailing is the perfect place to end your shopping spree! Pick up some homestyle fudge, salt water taffy, and gourmet foods to enjoy in your Old Rittenhouse Inn room. 

Stay at Our Bayfield Bed and Breakfast

After exploring the Bayfield, WI, shopping scene, return to Old Rittenhouse Inn. Relax in your cozy lakefront accommodation and let your worries slip away in our gorgeously designed rooms. Then start the next day with a gourmet breakfast in our Landmark Restaurant before setting out on more Bayfield adventures tomorrow!