Welcome to 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!
Fall is one of the most captivating seasons on the North Shore and Gunflint Trail. Our deep green forests transform into brilliant fields of red, orange and yellow over the course of a few short weeks. Whether your fall color viewing plan is to go for a hike, bike or a scenic fall color…
With festivals and events nearly every weekend, there’s no shortage of things to do in Minnesota in Cook County. Check out our events calendar today.This Weekend Upcoming Events
- September 2, 2022 - December 9, 2022
For a Limited Time, Save 40% Off Executive Townhomes. Spend the ultimate fall getaway in style with one of the Executive Lodges at Caribou Highlands…
- September 11, 2022 - November 29, 2022
Get a free night! Chase magnificent fall foliage and small-town vibes this autumn. Plus, there truly is no better place to experience the fall season…
- November 11, 2022 - November 13, 2022
Waves & Wellness Weekend November 11-13, 2022 Join us for a relaxing and rejuvenating weekend combining two of our favorite things: self-care and Lake…
No matter where or why you get outside, it’s yours to protect.
Trails and recreation properties in Cook County positively impact the area’s tourism economy while still providing quality recreation experiences and health benefits to residents.