Holiday Shopping from A-Z in Leadville and Twin Lakes

        Did you know that there is great holiday shopping at Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado? With a wide variety of locally made arts and clothing to gear, gifts, and food, you’ll be able to check off your list in no time. That leaves plenty of time to savor drinks and meals from Leadville and Twin Lakes restaurants and play in our fresh snow. : @elevationgoods

        As most of our shops offer a lot of cool items, the categories below are broad. Visit them all to see the fun things in store for the holidays!

        Leadville holiday lights parade by @beavercreekchick

        Photo: @beavercreekchick

        Holiday Markets

        Motherlode Holiday Market

        Sundays Dec. 3 and 17, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
        FREIGHT, 320 E. 9th St., Leadville

        Shop for handcrafted goods from local artists, surrounded by live music, drinks from the bar, yummy food, and even Santa. Facebook

        Gigi's General Store holiday window

        Photo: @gigisgeneral

        Art, Clothing & Gifts

        Alpine Gift Shoppe

        717 1/2 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Cool home decor and gift items fill this fun shop, plus one-of-a-kind furniture that is consciously crafted using sustainable materials and innovative design. Website / Instagram

        Aspen Traders

        613 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Give your favorite fashionista a gift with style! Browse these high-quality, unique boutique brands, shoes, jewelry, and handbags from over 100 different designers. Website / Instagram

        Blue Vessel Florista

        460 Harrison Ave, Leadville
        Decorate with flair at the holidays and beyond. At Leadville’s local flower shop, indulge in playful, whimsical floral designs. Website

        Holiday gift by @elevationgoods

        Photo: @elevationgoods

        City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso

        508 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Enjoy a steaming cup of great coffee and pick up gift bags of rich roast. You’ll also find topographical carvings of 14ers, stunning photography, and wares from local artisans. Website / Instagram

        Elevation Goods

        324 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Searching for a green gift? This shop features elegant clothing, candles, jewelry, wellness goods and more from Colorado small businesses committed to sustainable or recycled sources. Website / Instagram

        Woman making art at @fire_on_the_mountain_leadville

        Photo: @fire_on_the_mountain_leadville

        Fire On the Mountain

        715 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Give a gift you made yourself! Shape and paint your own pottery, do canvas painting or glass fusing, or pick up knitting supplies. And bring in the kids to make their own crafts! Website / Instagram

        Firehouse General Store

        704 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Does your loved one love Leadville? Give a keepsake from this shopping emporium—T-shirts, drinkware, pins and patches, jewelry, Victorian and frontier clothing, and more.

        Downtown Leadville in winter by @realgnorero

        Photo: @realgnorero

        Galena Mountain Projects

        108 W 6th St., Leadville
        Pearl snap shirts and other cool clothing, local adventure guidebooks, and photography will make your favorite outdoor enthusiast jump for joy. Website / Instagram

        Gigi’s General

        510 Harrison Ave., Leadville, CO
        Celebrate the holidays with creative handcrafted items. Here, makers have reimagined everything from vintage sleeping bags, computer parts, and t-shirts to junk mail. Instagram

        Elevation Goods by @wallflower_by_hayley

        Photo: @wallflower_by_hayley

        Harperrose Studios

        601 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Admire and choose from plentiful, outstanding local and regional art, thoughtfully arranged in a bright corner store. All goods in this artist collective represent Leadville’s mountain lifestyle. Website / Instagram

        Iris Moon Emporium

        420 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        At this metaphysical and self-care shop, find cool jewelry, local art, books, and more. Facebook / Instagram

        La Victoria Tienda Mexicana

        500 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Mexican snacks and groceries are special treats for stockings and gift bags. You’ll find a large selection here to tickle your friends’ and family’s taste buds.

        Leadville train by @estovez_gilhoulie

        Photo: @estovez_gilhoulie

        Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad Depot Gift Shop

        326 E. 7th St., Leadville
        Train fans of all ages will love these rail-themed gifts—T-shirts and hoodies, coffee cups, books, kids’ games, and much more. Be sure to include tickets on the Holiday Express, running until mid-January! Website / Instagram

        Leadville Exchange

        115 E. 5th St., Leadville
        This new high-end, quality consignment store in the heart of Leadville offers fun and funky clothes for a stylish gift! Facebook / Instagram

        Leadville Race Series Retail Store

        316 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Give Leadville racers shirts and other gear that inspires their training or celebrates their accomplishments on Leadville’s long and glorious trails. Website / Instagram

        Matchless Treasures Thrift Shop

        623 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        You never know what treasures you’ll find here, all at an affordable price. Check out one-of-a-kind clothing, jewelry, books, furniture, dishes, skis and boots, holiday decorations, and more. Website

        Outside the Melanzana store by @madannhayes

        Photo: @madannhayes

        Melanzana Outdoor Clothing

        716 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        The famous “Mellys” are all proudly designed, cut, and sewn in Leadville by locals. Appointments are required to shop most products, except hats. Check the website for last-minute appointments. Website / Instagram

        The Miner’s Pick

        120 West 9th St., Leadville
        Visit the National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum for a fascinating selection of books, gems, jewelry, clothing, souvenirs, and more. Entry to the gift shop is free. Website / Instagram

        Mt. Elbert Lodge Gift Shop

        10764 E State Highway 82, Twin Lakes
        Shop for unique gifts and items crafted by local artisans that you won’t find elsewhere. Website

        Nourish Day Spa

        711 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        During the busy holiday season, relaxation is the perfect gift! Lotions, potions, scrubs, and more offer the perfect pampering. Website / Instagram

        Sagebrush Fields Mercantile

        522 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Choose from beautiful, one-of-a-kind women’s and baby clothing, feel-good bath and home products, sustainable clothing, and jewelry. Instagram

        Cute dog at Shooting Star Gallery

        Photo: Shooting Star Gallery

        Shooting Star Gallery

        Twin Lakes Village, 1/2 block up the road between Twin Lakes General Store and Twin Lakes Inn & Saloon
        Give fantastic art from Twin Lakes artists! Find paintings, photos, jewelry, and much more. Open the first two weekends in December. Facebook

        The Rock Hut

        706 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        In this historic mining town is a fascinating shop, full of thousands of rocks, minerals, crystals, and fossils from around the world. Prospecting equipment and books are perfect for budding rockhounds. Website

        Twin Lakes General Store

        Twin Lakes Village
        Find great gifts, souvenirs, clothing, books, maps, and more! Open the first three Sundays and select Saturdays in December. Website / Facebook / Instagram

        Two Dog Market

        603 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        At Leadville’s newest bookstore, choose from over 650 titles on Leadville history, books by local authors, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. You’ll also find travel essentials, antiques, and Colorado-made specialties. Website

        Western Hardware Antiques

        431 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        This treasure trove of mining and Western memorabilia fills two full floors. From colorful old bottles to antiques of all stripes, you’re sure find a unique and memorable gift. Website

        Photo: Tabor Opera House Preservation Foundation

        Outdoor Gear

        Alpine Ski & Sport

        504 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Get your giftees all set to ski, snowboard, snowshoe, and cross-country ski in a sparkling Leadville / Twin Lakes winter! Check out winter accessories and secondhand Nordic gear. Website

        Community Threads

        609 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        For the outdoor enthusiast in your life, choose from a wide range of new and consigned sporting goods, clothing, running shoes, and gifts. All at an affordable price! Facebook

        Cycles of Life

        309 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Help your friends and family kick off 2023 on two wheels! Come here for bikes and biking clothing and accessories. Website / Instagram

        Leadvelo Bicicasa

        719 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        Whether you’re looking for townie bikes or hardcore backpacking gear, Leadvelo Bicicasa is the spot for everyone and every kind of bike. Se habla Español. Website / Instagram

        Cross country skier by @galenamountainprojects

        Photo: @galenamountainprojects

        Leadville Outdoors

        225 Harrison Ave., Leadville
        For those who love to be deep in the mountains, Leadville Outdoors has it all. Find quality essentials for backcountry and cross-country skiers, trail runners, backpackers, and mountain-lovers. Website / Instagram

        Mount Massive Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Trails

        County Road 5, Leadville
        For cross-country ski aficionados, the clubhouse stocks warm clothes to keep skiers cozy on the trails. (Check the website for season opening.) Website

        Ski Cooper

        232 CR 29, Leadville
        Fans of this family friendly hidden gem will love logo gear to show off their Cooper spirit. You’ll also find winter essentials such as gloves, goggles, sunglasses, hats, helmets, and more. Website / Instagram

        Tennessee Pass Nordic Center

        E. Tennessee Road, Leadville
        Cozy clothing and accessories make your ski and snowshoe adventures fun, and the nordic center has them. Be sure to grab a nice lunch or make reservations for a gourmet Cookhouse dinner in a candlelit yurt!  Website / Instagram

        Holidays at Tennessee Pass Cookhouse by @happytravelerco

        Photo: @happytravelerco


        Blueflower Candies & Provisions

        113 E. 7th St., Leadville
        For a sweet holiday treat, fill gift boxes and stockings with nostalgic candies and fudge. Or choose from healthy bars, granola, juices, and tonics. Website / Instagram

        Silver Llama Market & Eatery

        615 Harrison Ave., Leadville

        Delectable cookies and fudge make a tasty treat, and souvenirs like hats and sweatshirts warm up your loved ones. Savor a fresh-cooked meal when you pick up your gifts. Website / Instagram

        Tenderfoot Farm

        Twin Lakes and Hwys. 24 & 82 and
        Twin Lakes Village

        Goodies from Tenderfoot Farm—meat, eggs, preserves, teas, art, and more—are now available in Twin Lakes village! Look for us in Twin Lakes this holiday as well as at the original farm location, at the intersection of highways 24 and 82. Website / Instagram @tenderfoot_twin_lakes and @tenderfoot_farm_balltown

        Treeline Kitchen in Leadville Colorado

        Photo: @TreelineKitchen

        Treeline Kitchen

        615 Harrison Ave., Leadville

        Gift fun holiday treats like hot cocoa and cider mixes, shirts and hats, and more. Stop in for a hot drink and delicious dinner to refresh you after a day of shopping or skiing. Website / Instagram

        Zero Day Coffee

        122 East 7th St., Leadville
        Come shop outdoor gear and local art. Then warm up with a steaming mug of coffee or tea! Instagram

        There you have it – our A-Z holiday shopping recommendations. We hope you join us for this festive season. Happy holidays!

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