Planning your wilderness adventure starts here. We’re your source for northern Minnesota tourism information and guidance. We’ve curated this extensive list of dining, local services and shopping opportunities to help our visitors craft the perfect Cook County getaway.

Local businesses are essential to Cook County. They contribute to our culture and delight our visitors with extensive knowledge and expertise to share. If you have any questions along the way, we, and our local business owners, will be more than happy to help.

Browse our local service listing below. You can narrow your search by the communities you plan to visit. Be sure to click the Visit Cook County compass to add ideas to your trip planner. You can find and review your trip planner anytime under Plan – Trip Planner.

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Coldwell Banker North Shore

Whether you are buying or selling, our experienced agents look forward to helping you find YOUR piece of the North Shore. Give us a call!

Cook County Airport & Seaplane Base – Grand Marais

Located 7 miles from Grand Marais, it is a full service, public use airport and seaplane base for the convenience, benefit and safety of general aviation ...

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Clearwater Historic Lodge and Canoe Outfitters

The Gunflint Trail's Original Outfitter. Over 100 years of Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) Outfitting. There are many outfitting services in the BWCAW, and hundreds ...

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Cook County Community YMCA

Indoor pool with waterslide and zero-depth entry play area. Sauna, Whirlpool, group exercise classes, cardio machines, weights, gymnasium, volleyball, pickleball, tennis and walking track. Drop-in ...

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Clearwater Historic Lodge Breakfast & Bakery

Fresh baked goods and/or a hot breakfast at Clearwater Historic Lodge can make a great trip even better.  Reserve your space at breakfast and/...

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Buck’s Hardware

A general mercantile: we have licenses, bait, sporting goods, fuel, pet supplies, household goods, garden, paint and other hardware needs.

Clearview General Store

We have a little bit of everything and if we don’t, we know where to find it! Groceries and Household items, Grab & Go ...

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Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center

Housed in the historic Chik-Wauk Lodge on beautiful Saganaga Lake, the center presents the area's cultural and natural history through interpretive and interactive exhibits. Learn ...

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Cabin Antiques

Cabin Antiques was established in 2002, in lovely Grand Marais, MN. We started our business selling a wide range of antiques ...

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Coho Café & Bakery

Kick back with an espresso or glass of wine in our casual, yet chic north shore bistro. Sample the award-winning pizza, homemade breads, or specialty ...

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Cook County Community Center

Event space, commerical kitchen, Curling Club arena, outdoor ice rink, skateboard park, playground, ball diamond, tennis courts, 4H Log Building. 4th St. Horse & Dog ...

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Cook County Curling Club

The Cook County Curling Club is a non-profit organization located in Grand Marais, Minnesota on the shores of Lake Superior. The Club provides recreational opportunities ...

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Cedar Grove Veterinary Clinic

Cedar Grove Veterinary Clinic specializes in companion animal medical care. Our new clinic serves households with pets (and mushers) in Grand Marais, Cook County, and ...

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