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Woke Up North - Capturing the best ways to wake up in Cook County, Minn.

Posted by Kjersti Vick on 8/18/17 11:21 AM
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Woke Up North Photo Contest. 

Enter the Cook County state of mind, where the wind and water whisk your cares away. Join in celebrating all of the ways your time in Lutsen, Tofte, Schroeder, Grand Marais, the Gunflint Trail, and Grand Portage stay with you all year long.

It's super easy to enter. 

  1. Snap a photo of the view from your room, cabin, deck, tent, etc. from a recent Cook County, MN visit
  2. Upload to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook using #wokeupnorth or use the easy submission form here:
  3. Share your photo with your friends and family!

The Top 10 images will be featured in the 2018 Visitor Guide. View the 2017 guide featuring "Ways to Relax in Cook County" submissions online.

Contest ends September 10, 2017


From your morning coffee

Last coffee on the lake this morning until next time Superior :( #wokeupnorth

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and adventures around town

No matter the season

The weekend hard to leave. #wokeupnorth @donorthmn

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The days that you wake up in Cook County will feed your soul all year long.

My morning view from the motel. #wokeupnorth

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View all photo submissions and Submit your own #wokeupnorth photo today

Topics: Grand Marais, Gunflint Trail, Grand Portage, Lutsen Tofte Schroeder