Searching for peak fall foliage in Minnesota? Let Cook County, MN be your guide.

The moment the first trees start to change, excitement ensues. The first question we start to hear around town is “when will it be peak fall color?” While difficult to predict exactly, peak fall foliage in Minnesota is typically BOTH the last weekend of September & first weekend of October in the timeframe. The maples begin… Read more »

Talking Tourism with Linda Jurek: Art, Unplugged, Fall Colors, and Upcoming Marketing

Talking Tourism with Linda Jurek: Art, Unplugged, Fall Colors, and Upcoming Marketing  Plein Air Grand Marais Friday, September 9th marked the start date for this year’s plein air painting competition.  See the numerous painters throughout Cook County always sparks my creative soul. I’ve always thought I could be an artist.  In fact, I did some… Read more »