A unique gift shop located in beautiful Barriere, BC

Specializing in handmade Canadian and First Nations art

Welcome to the Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post, a one-of- a-kind gift and souvenir store located along the North Thompson Highway 5, carrying a unique collection of First Nations’ arts and crafts and a variety of other Canadian crafts, souvenirs and novelty items. We have gifts for all occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, and weddings.

Come on in and meet either Kathie and/or John. The Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post, specializing in Aboriginal arts and crafts, handmade and Canadian made gifts and souvenirs from all areas of Canada. We look forward to visiting with you and hearing your story.

The Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post is proud to be an active member of the Barriere community and a member of the Barriere and District Chamber of Commerce.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Lots of Parking
  • Bus Tours Welcome


The Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post believes in supporting Canadian artisans from all areas of the country with a particular focus on local artisans. We carry handmade aboriginal arts and crafts and Canadian made arts and crafts from all over Canada. Our inventory selection changes regularly to offer a variety and uniqueness to our customers. Our goal is to provide a one of kind product for those looking for that perfect gift or souvenir. We are proud to offer a great selection of native blankets, moccasins, jewellery, apparel, trinkets, pottery, jade and unique and hard to find items such as hand and chain saw wood carvings and creations. You will find gifts, arts, crafts and souvenirs to stimulate the curiosity and tantalize all age groups.

Hello All Shopping Friends,

We have finished our 3rd summer season thank you  to all who have followed our page and supported us by stopping by to say hello. We truly appreciate all the new friendships we have built.

As we go into our 3rd fall/winter season, we have carefully considered our hours of operation. After much contemplation, we have decided to cut back our hours for the fall.

Effective Immediately our hours will be:

Monday-Thursday CLOSED
Friday-Sunday OPEN 9-6 pm

Winter hours:

December 24th 9-2 pm
December 25 through to May 2, 2019 CLOSED

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we transition to a seasonal operation. Please feel free to PM us with any questions.

Kathie, John and Family 

The Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post is aboriginally owned and operated, located at Highway 5 and Barriere Town Road in Barriere, British Columbia.


Native American Prayer

Give us the wisdom to teach our children to love, to respect and to be kind to one another that we may grow with peace in mind.
– Native American Prayer


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Gift ‘N Gab Trading Post

5085 Barriere Town Road

Barriere, BC, V0E 1E0


Phone: 250-672- 1091

Fax: 250-672-1051


Email: info@giftngab.ca

Hours of Operation


Fall/Winter Hours to Dec 23, 2018

Monday – Thursday        CLOSED

Friday – Sunday               9:00 – 6:00 PM

Dec 24, 2018                    9:00 – 2:00 PM


CLOSED DEC 25, 2108 – MAY 2, 2019

Regular Hours Start May 3, 2019

Daily                                  9:00 – 6:00 PM