Greetings, If you are looking for the most current hours for any dining or retail outlets in Cook County MN – you’ve found it!

This page is updated frequently with area updates, business operations changes, and other information.  If you are a business owner or manager and have a change to your daily operations, please contact Carah Thomas-Maskell, Information Center Coordinator, at

Looking for a place to eat? Dining Hours

Check out our Dining hours and services update on the Glide app to learn who is offering limited capacity indoor seating, outdoor heated spaces, curbside pick up or window service and if there are any requests of their guests or other guidelines you might need to know for how to successfully navigate during your visit. Click below to see all dining hours and services.

Dining - Local Business Hours 


Shop Local! Retail Hours

Don’t forget about your favorite small business retailer! Not in the area? Consider browsing their online store from where ever you are.

Click below to see all the shopping and service options on our Glide app.
A printable version of business hours can be found here.

Shopping - Local Business Hours


Looking for a place to stay? Browse our complete lodging directory!

Find Lodging

If you are looking for a last minute getaway, please visit our Lodging Availability directory for current vacancies. This spreadsheet is updated weekly by our Visitor Center team.

Current Lodging Availability

Seeking additional information? 

Our Grand Marais Information Center is OPEN:

  • Mon – Thurs 9 am – 5 pm, Fri & Sat. 9 am – 6 pm and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm. Please call (218) 387-2524 or email with questions.
  • The Tofte Information Center that was located in the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum is permanently closed.

We are working to maintain business statuses as quickly as changes occur. If you are a business owner, please contact us as your plans change at (218) 387-2524 or email