No matter where you go in Truckee, if they're don't have what you're looking for, they'll say "Try Longs, they have everything."
And it's true! They have EVERYTHING! From camping and fishing equipment to small appliances, furniture, coolers, souveneirs, clothes, cosmetics, and just about anything else you can think of, Longs will probably have it.
Somewhat eclectic, but modern. Mayilyn is always friendly and you are sometimes greeted by one of her cats.
Sadly, the fixture cat that always slept in the window has pass on, but others are being groomed to be as friendly.
What to buy: you name it...jeans, t-shirts that are very different, slacks, dresses...she has it all.
What to pay: $10-$100+
Gift's galore. A bit crowded with lots of glass so if you travel with "little ones" be careful.
What to buy: Anything in stained glass that you might want they either have or can make. Plus they ship anywhere.
What to pay: Depends on the item and art. As low as $1.00 and the sky is the limit on custom pieces.
A collection of Southwestern and Native American jewlery, art and home decorations. Expensive, but worth the price as some pieces are 1 of a kind.
What to buy: If your tastes run to the Southwest, and you can't get there for more variety, this is the place to shop.
What to pay: $5.00-$5,000