Gift Shop

The Crow’s Nest Gift Shop

Located in the Front Office on Hedges Road

The Crow’s Nest gift shop is focused on regionally-made products, featuring works of artists and craftspeople from the Adirondacks, New Hampshire, Maine, Pennsylvania, Vermont, and New York. Our guests and other shoppers will find a wide assortment of nature- and Hedges-themed items by more than 20 new vendors and a number of returning favorites. Among the products we offer are:

  • Adult and youth sweatshirts, fleece items, t-shirts, socks, and caps, with Hedges, ADK, and Blue Mountain Lake logos
  • The Hedges: The Story of Twelve Precious Acres on Blue Mountain Lake, a book by Roger Kessel recounts the fascinating 140-year history of The Hedges
  • Great Camp Sagamore by Beverly Bridger tells the story of this famous Vanderbilt camp, which was the training ground for The Hedges’ first innkeepers
  • Ceramic mugs, glassware, and thermal drink containers in various Hedges and nature designs
  • Candles, diffusers, and soaps in balsam, spruce, mountain air, lake, cabin and floral scents
  • Kitchen linens, cutting boards, and serving ware
  • Ceramic coaster sets and trivets
  • Nature-themed home decor
  • Breakfast items including buttermilk pancake and waffle mix, honey cornbread mix, maple syrups, jams, coffees, and hot chocolates
  • Holiday ornaments, featuring new ceramic bird and animal varieties; felt camping themes; and a customized 3-D wooden one of the Main Lodge
  • Embroidery and macramé craft kits
  • Art supplies and sets for all ages and skill levels
  • Stuffed animals, toys and games, nature-related activities, puzzles, mobiles, and kites
  • Children’s accessories section with baby bibs, teethers, bath mitts, blankets, dishware, and craft aprons
  • Blue Mountain Lake map prints, wall plaques, and slate cutting boards
  • Pendleton wool blanket throws and nylon-backed outdoor wool blankets
  • Original artwork note cards, notebooks, journals, and notepads
  • Nature guides, trail maps, and North Country decals
  • Pennants in Hedges, Adirondacks, and Blue Mountain Lake designs
  • Quilted and silk balsam-filled pillows

Hedges 2024 calendars can be purchased at the gift shop or by mail using this form and process. All of the calendar photos were submitted by guests and staff of The Hedges.

You can learn about the various artisans from the profile cards that are displayed next to their products.  Everyone is welcome to come in and browse!

Want to know more? 

Give us a call: (518) 352-7325