Explore in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder

Strung along the Lake Superior shore like beads on a necklace, the communities of Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder serve as the southern gateway to Cook County, Minnesota. This region is the perfect vacation destination, whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure, family fun, ultimate relaxation or a romantic getaway. There’s so much to see and do in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder, where the great Lake Superior meets the ancient Sawtooth Mountain Range and Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. These communities are ideal for those craving both adventure and renewal. You’ll find the perfect blend of outdoor opportunities and indoor luxuries – and they’re the launching point for all Cook County vacations.

A Perfect day in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroder

Picture this: you wake up and look out the window to see the sun rising over Lake Superior, the largest freshwater lake in the world. Today is the perfect day to swim, fish, paddle, boat or simply walk the rocky shoreline. There’s no wrong way to enjoy our lake.

After a morning by the lake, head to the Superior National Forest and find a vast network of hiking and biking trails. You may get muddy (or snowy!) and your muscles will be sore, but you’ll enjoy every minute.

Or, play a round of golf with an amazing view at Superior National Golf Course before enjoying lunch at one of many incredible restaurants in the Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder region. 

During the winter season, ski Lutsen Mountains, the largest ski resort in the Midwest. With 95 runs, 4 mountains and 1,088 feet of vertical, you’ll enjoy an alpine ski experience right here in Minnesota. The area offers countless year-round adventures. Take a ride on the gondola for amazing views of epic vistas, and fuel your adrenaline during the summer season with a ride down the alpine slide.

When you’ve finished with all that adventure, pause for a moment to enjoy a little romance and relaxation with numerous spas and resorts found throughout the Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder communities. 

Your perfect home-away-from-home awaits in these unique communities. Stay in a rustic cabin, a mountain resort or a luxury seaside condo–whatever suits your taste. Browse Lodging in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder. 

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