The Danish concept of “hygge” (pronounced hoo-gah) has been around for a long time. It refers to the ritual of embracing life’s simple pleasures. Feeling relaxed, cozy and surrounded by the warmth of family, friends, community and fire all encompass the idea of hygge. Local business have gathered together to celebrated this ritual, and Cook County, Minnesota is the perfect background. Enjoy a curated week of snowshoe hikes, the cozy annual Fireplace Tour, specially themed foodie menus, and more.
And don’t forget you can participate from afar by showing us your #SocksAppeal! Take pictures of how you warm up your tootsies in the winter and tag us @DoNorthMN on Facebook and Instagram.