Brush Disposal Permits and Locations

Cook County Brush/Debris Disposal Sites

Please see the Cook County brush disposal map for the most up-to-date information on disposal sites. All of the brush disposal sites are available for residence in Cook County dropping off woody material cleared from their properties or contractors hired for Firewise work on private properties. Contractors MUST get approval from Cook County Firewise before dumping any material. Please contact the Firewise coordinator for approval. ALL other commercial dumping is prohibited.


The Caribou pit has moved its drop off location to the back of the gravel pit. Please drop ALL material at the back of the pit on the large pile. NO material should be dropped by the entrance or along the road access.

For Information about County Disposal Permits Contact:

Gunflint Ranger Station

Trail Center

Seagull Guard Station

Gunflint Pines Resort