Grand Marais Area Attractions Events and News2019-11-26T19:14:42+00:00

Grand Marais Hjordis Schooner Outings

Grand Marais Hjordis Schooner Outings Feel the wind in your face as you glide acros the water on your Grand Marais Hjordis Schooner Outing. The Hjørdis is a 1978 gaff-rigged schooner that bears the name of a Norwegian goddess. The schooner was used as a houseboat for 12 years [...]

Grand Marais Artist’s Point

Grand Marais Artist's Point Artist's Point in Grand Marais is something you don’t want to miss. It provides access to the shoreline along a narrow path of concrete. Following it, you’ll find tide pools and rocky shores that take your breath away. You can take the path all the [...]

Grand Marais Major Attractions Guide

North Shore & Grand Marais Major Attractions Guide This North Shore & Grand Marais Major Attractions Guide singles out a variety of things to do in the area that visitors have rated as 'must see/do'. Don't limit yourself to this list – be sure to browse the rest of [...]

Grand Marais & North Shore Cross-Country Skiing

Grand Marais & North Shore Cross-Country Skiing Grand Marais and the Lake Superior North Shore offer hundreds of miles of cross-country skiing trails. In fact, Cook County, Minnesota has the largest network of cross-country trails in North America. You can stay close to Grand Marais (see trail [...]

North Shore Snow Skiing & Snow Boarding

North Shore Snow Skiing & Snow Boarding If you're looking for Cook County, Minnesota or North Shore Snow Skiing & Snow Boarding, your destination is the Lutzen Mountains only 20 miles from Grand Marais, Spread across four mountains — Eagle, Ullr, Mystery and Moose — Lutsen Mountains [...]

North Shore Northern Lights Viewing

Grand Marais & North Shore Northern Lights Viewing You don’t have to travel to the Arctic Circle to see the Aurora Borealis, or northern lights. With the right conditions you can find them bright and clear from anywhere in Cook County / Grand Marais, Minnesota. Their far-northern location and [...]

North Shore Ice Fishing

Grand Marais & North Shore Ice Fishing There is something almost mystical about North Shore ice fishing. The frozen lakes may seem quiet in winter, but underneath that ice, the water is teeming with the best fish in the Northland: lake trout, rainbow trout, walleye, northern pike and panfish. [...]

North Shore Snowmobiling

Grand Marais & North Shore Snowmobiling Grand Marais and the Lake Superior North Shore/Cook County offer over 450 miles of snowmobile trails for you to explore. Every part of Cook County offers something special for a snowmobile outing, featuring the beauty and solitude of the wilderness. Keep an [...]

North Shore Snowshoeing

Grand Marais & North Shore Snowshoeing During winter in the land of lakes, snowshoes make it easy and fun to get off the beaten path. There are many trails to chose from, but you can also go off-trail as well. Off-trail snowshoeing is a whole different world. The [...]

North Shore Winter Activities

Grand Marais & North Shore Winter Activities With an average of 120 inches of snow per year, you would expect Grand Marais & North Shore Winter Activities to include just about everything you could want to do on this slippery white stuff! You'd be right, and you can enjoy [...]

Shopping in Grand Marais MN

Shopping in Grand Marais MN Leave some room in your luggage for all the shopping you’ll do on The North Shore in Grand Marais! Shopping in Grand Marais is a pleasure with unique local shops that offer such a huge variety of regional arts and crafts, homemade candies, jewelry [...]

Grand Marais Fishing Charters

Grand Marais Fishing Charters Guide Lake Superior lives up to its name in more ways than one. This is the largest freshwater lake on earth, and it is the deepest, coldest, and purest of all the Great Lakes. As a result, its waters produce a quality of fishing that [...]

Honeymoon Bluff Trail

Honeymoon Bluff Trail in Superior National Forest Honeymoon Bluff Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Grand Marais, Minnesota that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. Honeymoon Bluff Trail is a short hike to a beautiful view overlooking Hungry Jack and [...]

Superior National Forest & Pincushion Mountain Trail

Superior National Forest & Pincushion Mountain Trail Established in 1909, the Superior National Forest is known for its boreal forest ecosystem, numerous clean lakes, and a colorful cultural history. The one million-acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness lies within the boundaries of the Forest. Management by the USDA-Forest [...]