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Address: 114.8 Mile West Parks Hwy, Trapper Creek, AK 99683
Phone Number:
+1 907-733-2637

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A little bit of everything

Can't miss this place if you are driving to Talkeetna. We walked from our campground down the road. Mike was great to talk to and his store is packed with stuff. If you want to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 July 2016
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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

You must not drive past Wal Mikes! He was born in my home town! Take lots of pictures, you won't be able to describe it without them. People will not believe you!!

Thank spencers1621
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was a unique place to visit for antiques..however prices were ridiculous.....nice place to stop in and check out if your passing by.

Thank 0lo
North Port, Florida
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60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stopped due to the name. Very interesting and entertaining owner. He has items from current to well beyond my years. Everything from novelties to toys to kitchen wear to car parts and heating stoves. Well worth the stop and time spent.

Thank gb2travel
San Francisco, California
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70 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Definitely worth a stop! At a minimum the photos inside and outside the store are keepers given how unique, rustic, colorful, and busy all the items inside and outside the store are. Browsing the shelves in the store is cool as many of the items are pretty random and one-offs.

Thank joe1212
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161 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Can't miss this place if you are driving to Talkeetna. We walked from our campground down the road. Mike was great to talk to and his store is packed with stuff. If you want to stretch your legs, pull over and wander around. I'm sure you'll find something - we did

Thank 770MCP
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is certainly an interesting place. Everyone traveling thru Trapper Creek, AK should stop and see it. A hodge podge of anything and everything!

Thank Randy J
Burlington, Vermont
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We saw this store on our way to Denali and had to stop on the way back. The first thing we noticed walking in was the human hand in a jar on the counter. The owner told us it was her husband's ex wife (Hence the wedding ring on the finger). From there on out it was quite the experience.... More 

Thank kim s
Trapper Creek, Alaska
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54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

This is one place that should be a requirement to live in Alaska. It's the greatest most senic place in Alaska. It's only 115 miles north of Anchorage on the Parks Hwy located in a small beautiful community of Trapper Creek. The people that run it Wal-Mike and his wife are great. Their kind and Mike will give you all... More 

Thank 908neild
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60 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

Lots of cool, interesting and simply weird stuff to look at both inside and out. Guy behind the counter (? Mike) lit a cigarette - that cut my visit short. Didn't buy anything and did see some of the same items elsewhere for a lot less money. Definitely worth a look around though. Some very wacky stuff. Asks for money... More 

Thank Loosenz
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132 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

We stopped at this interesting shop/museum. Both my son and I were impressed by the hidden gems here. Mike himself is a friendly guy with a lot of stories to share. My sons sunglasses broke and he repaired them at the spot ! We browsed through the unique items and had a lot of fun.

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