This Delightful General Store In Northern California Will Have You Longing For The Past

With a population of just 208, the small town of Elk is often glossed over by people visiting Mendocino County. Located 22 miles south of Fort Bragg, people usually pass through Elk on their way to somewhere more exciting. That makes this remote town a true hidden gem. If you ever find yourself driving through this town, then a stop at The Elk Store is a must. This place is much more than your average general store. It’s one of the most charming stores you’ll ever come across!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you been to The Elk Store? This place looks absolutely magical. Be sure to check out our list of 10 Charming General Stores In Northern California for even more quaint little shops that are worth checking out.