Whether it’s practical things, like groceries and bathing suits you need, or just some fun souvenirs to bring home from your trip, there are several shopping centers in the Silver Lake area to choose from. Keep in mind, if you need something quick while staying with us, our camp store stocks basics, like ice, sunscreen, and snacks. For major shopping or something we don’t have, check out these local shops!
Dune Town Specialty Shops
This charming shopping area specializes in imported goods, t-shirts and sweatshirts, summer wear, and jewelry and includes a bakery, fudge shop, and restaurant on site. They are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.
8239 W Hazel Rd, Mears, MI 49436
Parkside Store is Silver Lake’s original grocery store and has been a fixture in the Silver Lake area since 1942. With movie rentals, their famous deli, groceries, beverage departments, and an extensive clothing selection, they’re the perfect stop for all your shopping needs. Parkside Store is adjacent to the Silver Lake State Park Campground and has ample parking.
8587 W Silver Lake Rd, Mears, MI 49436
(231) 873-5457 Visit their website.
The Sand Box
The newest addition to Silver Lake, The Sand Box offers something for everyone! Presented in a relaxed and fun atmosphere, you can find towels, sweatshirts, souvenirs, cards and more. Plus, Sandy—The Sand Box’s resident large, furry moose—awaits any young-at-heart who wants to sit and have a picture taken with her!
8437 W Silver Lake Rd, Mears, MI 49436
(231) 873-4828 Visit their website.
SunChasers Souvenirs offers a wide variety of hip dune apparel and products, including dune flags and mounting brackets. They are also the only authorized “GOT SAND?” dealer in the Midwest, carrying “GOT SAND?” apparel, window stickers, and more!
8467 W Silver Lake Rd, Mears, MI 49436
(231) 873-1464 Visit their website.