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About the Area

About the Area

Our Minnesota Rust Shop is located in McIntosh, MN, pop 625. Over the past few years, our little town has had quite the transformation going from a block of vacant old buildings to a thriving boutique business community. While you're here, make sure to check out our friends at The Shoppes of McIntosh:

Howard Soap Company 

Howard Soap Company is a locally owned and operated boutique soap, body and candle company that offers small batch holistic products. Katherine Howard distributes her products all around the US to spas, speciality shops and salons. McIntosh is her only brick-and-mortar location. 

The Red Poppy 

The Red Poppy is a boutique and specialty shop owned by Meghan Palubicki that offers locally made gifts, clothing, furniture, floral and books as well as boutique gift brands like creative co-op, SOTA Apparel & many more. 

Neil’s Quality Meats and more @neilsqualitymeatsandmore

Neil's Quality Meats & More has been a staple in the McIntosh Community for over 50 years and is currently owned and operated by Laurie & Bobby Burshiem. They offer a wide variety artisan meat and food products and recently opened an adjoining home thrift store called the Hen House. 

The Ginger Junker @thegingerjunker

The Ginger Junker is a kitschy shop filled with vintage furniture, decor, kitchen & more and is owned & operated my Margie Illies. Margie goes on picks throughout the week so you never know what you're going to find at her shop. 

Northern Prairie Aroma Therapy @northernprariearomatherapy

Norther Prairie Aroma Therapy is located inside The Ginger Junker and offers a wide range of holistic remedies, custom oils, perfumery and accessories and is owned and operated by aromatherapist Karen Norland.

And while your in our neck of the woods, please check out all of our neighboring shops up north! 


The Lake House Retreat on Cameron Lake Erskine, MN Contact: Emberly Lietz 701.331.1010

The House on Oak Lake Listed on Airbnb

Le Pier Lodge Fosston, MN 218.435.1088

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