Arts & Culture

Discover All the Cozy Vibes at the Cook County Hygge Festival Every year, Cook County, Minnesota warmly welcomes winter and visitors with the Cook County Hygge Festival. This year, the event will occur from February 3 to February 14, 2024...

The message inside the amazing sculpture yard on the North Shore MN On a remote stretch of Highway 61 northeast of Grand Marias, MN there is a cabin with an amazing sculpture yard made from driftwood, rocks, and lots of..

Sophia Harings – 2021 Featured Artist This year’s featured artist on the North Shore Explorer guide is Sophia Harings of Soph’s Paint Studio. Her art embodies the vibrant color and the natural beauty of the outdoors, and that’s why her..

Caribou Cream is Shakin’ Up the Sugarshack Caribou Cream Maple Syrup’s award-winning maple syrup gives a new meaning to the phrase, “go with the flow.” The maple sap only flows once a year. So when sap from over 3,700 maple..

Top 10 North Shore History Attractions North Shore history comes in many faces and topics. From ancient Native American settlements to the Voyageurs and the fur trade, Norwegian and Scandinavian settlers, mineral exploration, natural resources, and tourism, the North Shore..

Hovland Arts Festival: Local Art on the North Shore The Hovland Arts Festival kicks off the summer arts season on Minnesoa’s North Shore of Lake Superior! Now in its 17th year, the Hovland Arts Festival features 40 local artists, live..

Training a Dog Sled Team with Points Unknown Dog Based Adventures Taking a dog sled tour is one of the most unique and authentically northern things you can do on Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior! Dog sled tours are..

Two Harbors Lighthouse Museum Two Harbors, Minnesota is the home to the longest, continuously run lighthouse on Lake Superior’s North Shore. It was first lit in 1892 as a result of heavy ship traffic transporting iron ore out of Agate..