The holidays are approaching: shop local!

50 gift ideas from local shops for the 2022 holiday season


George Dolgikh of Pexels

The perfect gift can come in many shapes or sizes.

With the holiday’s around the corner, finding the right gift within budget can be difficult. Local shops are a great way to find unique gifts while supporting small shop owners. Below is a list of gifts that are good for most audiences. On each gift idea, there is a link attached to either the shop, restaurant, or item. Happy holidays from MSHS Prospector. 


Price – Under $20.00

Crystal necklaces from the Pikes Peak Rock shop, located in Cascade, CO. (

How to Raise a Plant book  $16.99

Funny Towel  $14.00

Agate 7 slice windchimes pikes peak rock shop  $12.00

Crystal Necklace Gold or Silver  $5.25

 The Ten Spot  Gifts priced $10 and Below


Price $20.00-50.00

Local rocky mountain posters from Heartshake Studios in Old Colorado City, CO.

10 Piece Crystal Gift Box  $35.00 

You Are Awesome Care Package  $34.00

Local Rocky Mountain Posters  $30.00 

Discovery Tours – Cave of the Winds  $25.00 (per person)

Honey Cottage Giftcard  $25.00

Topographical Concrete Planter  $20.00

Amethyst Décor on Metal Stand  $20.00-51.00

Tea time – Miramont Castle  $20.00-40.00 (per person)

Pickle Gift Set  $30.00-50.00


Price – $50.00-100.00

Snowflake body care gift set from Simple Body Products, located in Old Colorado City, CO. 

Self Care Gift Basket – Snowflake  $99.00

Pikes Peak Half-Day Jeep Tours  $80.00 (per adult)

Wood Turned Vase $65.00

Baking Set $64.99

Cooking Classes with Gather Foods $60.00-100.00

Full-Spectrum Hemp Oil Capsules $64.79-$86.39

Olive Oil Giftset $57.99


Price $100.00-250.00

Pikes Peak Artist – pottery class, located in Colorado Springs, CO. 

Pikes Peak Art Collective Pottery Class $225.00 (5 classes; Pottery Planters)

Weekend 2 Night stay in themed room at the Old Town Guest House $195.00-300.00 (Varies by room & night)

Intro To fly fishing at The Peak Fly Shop $185.00 (per person) 

Tattoo/Piercing Gift Certificate – Westside Tattoo   $100.00-250.00

Adventures out west – ColoRAD Zipline Tour  $109 (per person) 

Mountain Chalet Gift card   ($100.00-200.00)  

Wood and Turquoise table from 45 Degree art collection, located in Manitou Springs, CO. 


Price $250.00-500.00

Wood & Turquoise Table  $445.00

2 day lift ticket, Breckenridge Ski Resort $334.00

Private Flight – Hot air balloon ride $275.00 (per adult)


Price $500.00-1,000.00

Colorado ski chair set of two from Colorado Ski Chairs, located in Manitou Springs, CO.

Ski Chairs set $881.00


Price $210,000,000.00



Local Restaurants – Give the gift of a meal!

Slice 420 

La Baguette 

The Keg

The Townhouse 

Crystal Park Cantina



Ristorante Di Sopra

Jives Coffee 

Red Dog Coffee 

Swirl Wine Bar

Adams Mountain Cafe 

Pizzeria Rustica 

Border Burger 

Mona Lisa Fondue

Hell’s Kitchen Pizza 

Lulu’s Downstairs 

Rudy’s BBQ

The Townhouse Sports Grill, located in Manitou Springs, CO. (
Sopra antipasto & wine bar located in Old Colorado City, CO. (
Slice 420 Pizza, located in Old Colorado City, CO. (
Jives Coffee Lounge located in Old Colorado City, CO. (