Things To Do In Cook County

Plan Your Minnesota Vacation

From our quirky, artsy scene to epic outdoor adventures, there’s something for all interest areas on a Cook County, Minnesota vacation. Festivals, events, dining, music and entertainment are sure to please the entire family, and don’t forget that our resorts and spas are some of the world’s best. Whether you’re here to relax or play, your stay will be naturally unforgettable.

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Boundary Waters

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) is where silence and serenity are…

Shopping

You’ll find all kinds of fantastic places to eat in the four communities of…

Restaurants

Experiencing new things, seeing new places and trying new restaurants are always at…

Family Adventures

Imagine a two-mile hike and not a single “She’s touching meeee.” On…

Attractions

Planning your wilderness adventure starts here. We’re your source for northern…

Festivals & Events

In Cook County, Minnesota, we know how to have a good time. And we have no shortage…

Live Music

There’s no shortage of fun things to do in Minnesota—especially in Cook…

Wellness

Cook County, Minnesota is a place to push your limits and experience the outdoors.

Rides & Guides

We have a feeling that one important factor in your choice of visiting our fabulous…

Romantic Getaways

People just seem to grow together naturally here—it must be our romantic…

Museums & History

Discover Cook County history with every step you take. We’re proud of our long…

Workshops & Classes

Adventure comes in many shapes and sizes, and in Cook County, MN, you can experience…

Weddings

Where northwoods meets the North Shore. With dramatic scenery and infinite beautiful…

Wildlife & Foraging

Life gets pretty wild in Cook County, Minnesota. Home to many wild boreal creatures…

Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace Your actions matter!  Help Visit Cook County to preserve the…

Pet Friendly Adventures

With so many dog-friendly activities and a wealth of lodging options that welcome canine family members and pet-loving locals everywhere you turn…

Wellness

Cook County, Minnesota is a place to push your limits and experience the outdoors.

Shopping

You’ll find all kinds of fantastic places to eat in the four communities of Cook County, Minnesota: Lutsen-Tofte-Schroeder, Grand Marais, the…

Restaurants

Experiencing new things, seeing new places and trying new restaurants are always at the top of a vacation to-do list.

Museums & History

Discover Cook County history with every step you take. We’re proud of our long history and heritage and we think you will be too.

Family Adventures

Imagine a two-mile hike and not a single “She’s touching meeee.” On our trails, you’re far more likely to hear: “Oh…

Attractions

Planning your wilderness adventure starts here. We’re your source for northern Minnesota tourism information and guidance.