Find your adventure

  • What businesses are open

    find updated hours

  • Explore by boat

    discover the BWCAW

  • Have fun with your family

    this Summer

  • Experience

    Wild Encounters

  • Gaze at the stars

    Northern Lights

  • Find your next meal

    Search dining options

  • Wake up

    With a view

  • Hiking trails

    Explore them all


Visit Cook County

There’s so much to see and do in Cook County, you’ll want to make the most of every minute. Let us help you plan the ultimate trip up north. We designed our website as a tool to guide you through planning your vacation, so browse at will and discover our unique communities and outdoor adventure possibilities. Check out our calendar for arts and cultural events, races, concerts, festivals and more. Up here, each season holds a bit of magic and we often find our visitors return again and again to experience it all. Our home is your playground. Welcome!