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Up North Gift Co. invites you to stop in and shop in a relaxed small town setting.  Located within the vast Manistee National Forest area of Michigan, Up North Gift Co. offers a wide selection of gifts, candles, cabin/home decor, candy, gourmet food goodies, jewelry, custom signs, Up North/Bitely apparel, and much more.  Since 1999, "the best goods in the woods". 

Up North Gift Co. is the originator of the University of Bitely items that you may have seen around Michigan and beyond. We also carry a good selection of area souvenirs. Also Located in our shop is the only penny pinching machine in the area that produces those wonderful "elongated pennies".

We Carry Bridgewater and Wood Wick Candles, Adballah candies, stuffed animals, purses/wallets, Silver Forest earrings, and many more items too numerous to list.

Stop in and visit with us. We love meeting new people and visiting with our regulars. Thanks for your support over the past years. The Jerry Groff Family.
CandlesOur most noted lines include: Wood Wick Candles, Bridgewater Candles, Abdallah Candies, stuffed animals from Douglas and from Wish Pets, Silver Forest Earrings, Big Sky Carvers, MV Sport apparel, cabin and home decor, and many more fun things you've come to know and love.


In Beautiful Downtown Bitely

2014 Hours

Effective April 1:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10:30-4:00
closed Sun. thru Wed. until May

Effective May 1:
open Thursday through Sat. 10:30 -4:00
Sunday 10:30-3:00 (closed Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday)

Effective June 1 through October 31*:

open Wednesday through Sat. 10:30-4:00

Sunday 10:30-3:00

In JULY we are open 7 days a week:
Wed. - Sat. 10:30 - 4:00
Sun, Mon, Tues. - 10:30 - 3:00

*After LABOR DAY WE WILL BE CLOSED FOR vacation; reopening Sept. 15th.

Then I will be open Wed. thru Sun. through October.

Nov. and Dec. I will be open Thurs. thru Sat. (same hours).

As usual we will be open Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day 10:30-3:00) &
closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Girls Weekend is the Saturday after Father's Day (June 21, 2014).

Holiday open house is the Friday and Saturday immediately following Thanksgiving day (Nov. 28 & 29, 2014) .

Annual Events

Girls Weekend - The weekend after Father's Day, June 21, 2014.   Drawing at closing on Saturday. Prizes for the gals and lots of specials all weekend.

Bitely Homecoming - 3rd Weekend in July.

Holiday Open House - Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving. Prizes, goodies to sample and prize drawing, and lots of special sales. Drawing at closing on Saturday.



Ph 231-745-4425


C'mon Up North, we'll be on the porch waitin' for ya!

In Beautiful Downtown Bitely

Up North Gift Co.

10656 N Bingham Ave

Bitely, Michigan 49309

Ph 231-745-4425

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