Burning Permits

Burning permits are required in Cook County, and may be obtained at the locations listed below.  Also take note of current burning restrictions.  For more information, countywide, contact the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at 218-387-3037.

Grand Marais Area

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
1356 Highway 61 E.
Grand Marais, MN

Gunflint Ranger Station, USDA,  Forest Service
Highway 61 W.
Grand Marais, MN

L. Spry
61 Mort Meadows Road
218-387-1828 – Call first

G. Jorgenson
24 Lindskog Road
218-387-1514 – Call first

West End

Tofte Ranger Station, USDA Forest Service
Highway 61
Tofte, MN

Isak Hansen
Lutsen, MN
218-663-7201 – Call first
During Store Hours

Gunflint Trail

Seagull Guard Station (when staffed)
Seagull Creek

Trout Lake Resort
789 Trout Lake Road
218-387-1330 – Call first

Hungry Jack Outfitters
381 S. Hungry Jack Road

Golden Eagle Lodge
468 Clearwater Road
218-388-2203 – Call first
8am-7pm daily

Nor’wester Lodge
7778 Gunflint Trail
218-388-2252 – Call first

59 Voyageur Point Road
218-388-9969 – Call first

Gunflint Pines Resort
217 South Gunflint Lake Road
8am-8pm June, July, August; 8am-5pm other times

111 Island Road
218-388-2261 – Call first

Grand Portage Reservation

Forestry and Wildfire Protection, Forestry Station
(Next to Trust Lands Building), 25 Store Road
218-475-2415 ext 40,41,62 or 64 – Call first
Permits available 7:00-3:30 M-F