The Welcome Center gift shop offers a diversity of choice gift selections. These include all of the books written by or about Reece, as well as many other books of regional interest. Local craft items abound in the shop: decorative and functional pottery, jewelry, home-made soap, turned wooden bowls and trays, hand-woven baskets, Appalachian wildlife note cards, alpaca scarves and hats, tea towels, aprons, bonnets, quilts, doilies, birdhouses, hiking sticks, photos with handcrafted frames, calico pumpkin and cloth pinecones, etc. Denim shirts, tote bags, t-shirts, hats and shades with the BHRS logo are also available.
There is no charge to visit the gift shop and museum room which adjoins the shop.