Big Lake Hobbies is an Old-Fashioned Style Neighborhood Hobby Shop.  We carry an assortment of items you would normally associate with a Traditional Hobby Shop such as a full range of Radio Control Items along with their associated parts, supplies and adhesives.  But we also carry other hobby items from Plastic Models, Trains, Kites, Stick & Tissue Airplane Kits to Art Kits and we also do Custom Picture Framing.


Our plastic model assortment includes everything from classic cars to military vehicles and ships to visible engines with moving parts.  We even have model kits for Star Wars and NASA Space Craft.  Some of our model kits are so unique you rarely see them anywhere else, such as farm tractors and motorcycle kits.


For the adventurer we stock a full line of model rockets complete with launching pads as well as motors and accessories.  Our rockets range from beginner to advanced multi-stage rockets.  We can also match the rockets to youth programs for Cub Scouts and the Civil Air Patrol


For the educational minded we also offer several STEM products.  To begin with almost everything, we carry is considered STEM related but when a child builds his very own see through V-8 engine with moving parts it is very easy to see it is a fun learning process and it is full of technology and engineering sciences.  We also have “press-in component” low voltage experimenter kits that create a variety of items from doorbells to motor controls.


Our art kits range from “paint by number” to general art supplies such as paint, brushes and sketching supplies. We also have a good supply of canvass and papers to choose from ready for your Masterpiece!


Once you are finished with your Masterpiece, we can even frame for you.  Our custom frame department has over 100 different moldings and matt boards to choose from.



Inventory shown below varies with availability