Tips for Staying Warm on your Cook County Winter Vacation

Now that we’ve got you excited about the many winter activities you can try in Cook County like cross country or downhill skiing, snowmobiling, biking and snowshoeing and more, we wanted to share a bit of practical advice. As we mentioned, it can get pretty cold up here. Preparation is key to making the most of your adventure while ensuring safety.

Through our experiences over the years, we’ve picked up many winter adventure tips and also know what’s essential to pack to enjoy a Cook County winter adventure.

Submit your information to download the Winter Vacation Tips and Packing Checklist. Happy planning!


One Moose Apart – Visiting During

Winter in Cook County has always been a time of reflection and renewal – a time to focus on personal wellness. This year, we’re adding public health awareness into our wellness bucket. We want our visitors to feel safe and welcome because we all adhere to regulations and best practices related to slowing the spread of COVID-19. Read our Visitor Pledge to learn what to expect when visiting us this winter and check with your lodging facility regarding modified check-in procedures, linens, amenity availability, and more information on how to keep yourself and others safe during your stay.