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Gunflint Hills Golf Course is just four miles up the Gunflint Trail. It’s a challenging 9 hole, 3,030 yard scenic course…and as you keep you eye on the ball, you may also spot deer, wildflowers, perhaps moose. Sharpen your skills on the driving range, enjoy a cool drink in the clubhouse, and relax on the deck. The course is open spring to mid-October, and clubs and cart rental are available by calling 218-387-9988.
Superior National Golf Course in Lutsen is a 27 hole, 6,300 yard course that winds through the Poplar River Valley, wraps itself around expanses of forest and opens onto breathtaking Lake Superior vistas. It’s an exciting challenge and loaded with Northwoods beauty. Several local lodging facilities are participating in the “Stay and Play” packages, which offers golfers to play 9, 18 or all 27 holes at attractive prices. Tee times and more information are available at 218-663-7195.
Miniature golf is here! Perfect for the kids, and adults who just want to have fun. Grand Marais Golf’n’Stuff features a full 18 hole miniature golf course, the best in Minnesota. After a few rounds, go for the arcade games, snack and beverages. It’s open, spring through mid October, from 10 AM – 10 PM. Call 218-387-3570 for more information.
Grand Marais has the finest tennis complex on the North Shore - five courts, all in great shape, three lit for evening play.Bring your raquet! The Cook County Tennis Association, programs, classes, tournaments and courts are open to you. Their schedule of events begins in April and runs into September – but the windscreens don’t come down until October! Enjoy the courts, located at the Cook County High School, W. 5th St. and W. 2nd Ave., just five blocks from Lake Superior.
Enjoy recreational tennis, the weekly cardio tennis aerobic workout, the summer tennis tournaments, and even the spring kickoff and end of season events. Visit the tennis association at cookcountytennis.org or cookcounty.usta.com for programs, event information or to download registration forms. It’s easy to enjoy the lifetime sport of tennis in Grand Marais!
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