Distances from Cook
to various places

e-mail to Don Simonson 

 

 

 

To Virginia, from Cook
27.5 miles to the Thunderbird Mall
Highway 53

MILES, LANDMARK

 

00.0   Cook Post Office

00.5,  Johnson Road # 984, this gravel road runs east for 8.8 miles, to the old #1,  now # 361

00.5,     mm 92, (mile marker,  92 miles from the middle of the Duluth high bridge, the Wisconsin border
01.5,     mm 91
02.3,  Ahlgren Lane
02.5,     mm 90
02.5,  Airport Road, west to the Cook Airport .05 mile. Armstrong Road # 428,  ends .6 miles

03.2,  ~~~RICE RIVER ~~~

03.5,     mm 89
03.7,  Leander Rd # 87, east 8.5 miles to the Brown Rd, west 8.7 miles to the Riddell Rd

04.4,  Ainsworth (Potlatch) Plant
04.5,     mm 88

 

05.4,  Sherman's Corner. 

          Hwy 1, east, Tower 24, Soudan 26, Ely 46, Lake Superior 110.
          Hwy 22, west, Hwy 73 10 miles, Hwy 65 24 miles from Hwy 53.

 

05.5,    mm 87
06.0,   ~~~ RICE RIVER ~~~
06.5,    mm 86

06.8,  Anton Road # 492

07.5,    mm 85,

07.9,  Heino Rd # 467,  west 6.7 miles to County 25, 10.2 miles to Highway 73

08.6,  County Rd # 987
08.5,    mm 84
08.7,  Church, Country Roads Gift Shop
08.9,  Hannula Rd # 963
09.6,   mm 83
09.9,  Goodell Rd # 652

10.5,   ~~~ RICE RIVER ~~~  2007 new highway construction started there

10.5,    mm 82
10.6,   Musukka Mountain
10.6,  Forest Rd # 257
11.1,  Hakkila Rd #668
11.5,    mm 81
12.5,    mm 80
12.8,  Snowmobile crossing
13.0,  Peel Road # 240 Peppard Rd 377
13.5,    mm 79 (half way to Virginia from Cook

 

13.9,  Biss Road #65 , 05, Sand Lake Chapel, 7.4 miles to Hwy 25 and the Wooden Table Inn

 

14.3,  Britt Double G
14.5,     mm 78

16.5,   ~~~ Sand Lake

14.7,  Comfort Rd 6861
15.1,  Sand Lake Rd 308
15.4,   ~~~  Jammer Lake
15.5,      mm 77

16.0,  Donnywood East
16.2,  Donnywood West
16.5,      mm 76

16.7,  Britt Store

16.7,  Britt Rd 68 & 808

17.4,  Aspen (El Roy) Supper Club

17.4,  Nelson Rd
17.4,  Sunrise Trail
17.5,      mm 75
18.1,  Reid Rd 306

18.1,   ~~~ SANDY RIVER ~~~

18.5,      mm 74

 

18.6,  Old Sand Lake # 131

 

19.5,      mm 73
19.6,  Wouri Rd 307
21.3,  Shady Pines Rd (old highway 53 to under the RR overpass)

20.5,      mm 72


20.5,  Old highway to rail road underpass


21.3,  new railroad overpass
21.5,     mm 71

22.0,  Hwy 169 east from Tower (21.8 miles) & Ely (43.5 miles).

22.3,   -- LAURENTIAN DIVIDE --
22.3,      mm 70
23.5,      mm 69
23.5,   === Minorca RR overpass

 

23.9,  Business 53, #103, Virginia  Post office via downtown route 26.8 from Cook

 

24.5,     mm 68
24.9,  Virginia City Limits
25.2,  Golf course road
25.5,      mm 67

 

25.8,  County 102, stop lights, east to Virginia Hospital, west to Parkville/Mt Iron

 

26.5,    mm 66

 

26.6,  Hwy # 169, Chisholm 16, 42.6 from Cook via 169
                             Hibbing   21, 46.6 from Cook via 169

 

27.0,  13th Street  lights
27.5,      mile marker 65

27.5,   ~~~~Virginia Mall~~~~

 

Eveleth, 31

 

Cotton, 53

 

Canyon, 68

 

Duluth, 90

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To Orr Mn from Cook
17.4 miles to County Road 23 in Orr

miles from Cook Post Office

00.0, Cook Post Office

00.5, Ralph Road #25, south to County #22, 5.3 miles

00.6,  mile marker 93

00.6, ~~~ LITTLE FORK RIVER ~~~

01.6,   mm 94

01.7, Highway 1, west, Linden Grove & Hwy #73 8.8 miles from Cook, Celia & #5 18.5
                             Hwy 65 north 22, Togo 25, Hwy 65 south 26, Effie 50, Northome 83

02.6,   mm 95

02.7, North Samuelson Road #668, crosses

03.6,   mm 96

04.0, North Burtness Road # 488

04.7,   mm 97

05.1, Olson Road #540, crosses

05.6,  mm 98
06.6,  mm 99

07.6,  mm 100

08.6,  mm 101

08.6, Highway # 73, south to #1 & Linden Grove 5.3 miles,  #22 & Sturgeon 11.3 miles,
                        Chisholm 31.4 miles, Hibbing 39.3 miles from this intersection.

09.6,  mm 102

10.6.  mm 103

11.0, Gheen Corners, County 74 west, Greaney & Vi's Store 9.0 miles, Hwy 65 13.6 ,miles
                                     County 905 east, old Gheen & RR 1 mile

11.6,  mm 104
12.1, top of the Gheen Hill
12.6,  mm 12.1

13.6,  mm 106

13.7,  Rock Cut, Usitila Hill

14.8  mm 107

15.8,  mm 108

15.8, ~~~ PELICAN RIVER ~~~

16.1, Highway #23 west, 17 Miles to Nett Lake

16.6,  mm 109

17.0, 4439, Tourist Information Center

17.4, ~ Orr ~, County Highway 23 east, 16.2 miles to Buyck & County #24 to Cook
                                                               27.3, miles to Crane Lake

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To Buyck From Cook, on Highway 24
Known as "Vermilion Drive" from Cook to Susan Lake Road
Mileage is calibrated from the Cook Post Office
 

miles from Cook to Buyck

00.7, Highway 115 at Dykes Corner, this was Hwy #1 until changed on 8 July 1994

01.3, intersection, South Beatty Road #910 to the Cook Area Land Fill

01.6,  === snowmobile crossing
01.9,          old City dump grounds
02.3,  === snowmobile crossing

02.6,  Pohl's Greenhouse, Bill Pohl

02.7, ~~~ FLINT CREEK ~~~

03.2, County 78 , 540
              East Olson Road # 540, west 5.5 miles to Highway 53
              Beatty/Oak Narrows Rd, east 9.8 miles to the end of the road at Timbuktu Marina

03.8, Vermilion Fairways Golf Course

04.7, Vermilion Lake Road #431, southeast 6.4 miles to the Beatty Road

05.3, Wak-Em-Up Village Road, east

05.6, Pherson's Lodge

06.5, White Pine Road

07.5, Vos Road

07.8, Moosbird Store

07.8, Hibbing Point Road

08.0, The Landing Supper Club

08.3. Raps Road

10.1, Susan Lake Road, to Elbow Lake, south side

12.9, Kennedy Road, to Elbow Lake, north end

16.7, Woolverton Road, Gustafson

17.1, Cedar Road, to Life of Riley Resort, .07 mile to resort

18.2, County Road #422, east to Vermilion Dam

21.5, County Road # 422, south to Vermilion Dam

23.0, Ahlgren Road, to Vermilion River

26.5, bridge, eight mile creek

31.9, Buyck, intersection with County 23 from Orr, 11 miles to Crane Lake

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Distance from Cook to various Minnesota Cities

 

Aikin, 127


Ash Lake, 41


Ash River Trail, 43


Aurora, 43


Babbitt, 48


Baudette, 142


Bear River, 20


Bemidji, 144


Big Fork, 57


Biwabik, 39


Blackduck, 97


Bovey, 67


Brainerd, 157


Buhl, 30


Buyck, 33


Calumet, 60


Canyon, 68


Cambridge, 192


Chisholm, 34

 

Cloquet, 87


Cohasset, 84


Coloraine, 68


Cotton, 53


Crane Lake, 45


Duluth, 90


Effie, 50


Ely, 46

 

Eveleth, 31


Fargo/Moorehead, 249


Finland, 103


Gilbert, 32


Grand Maris, 136


Grand Rapids, 74


Greaney, 20


Hibbing, 40


Hinckley, 143


Hoyt Lakes, 51


International Falls, 70


Isabella, 83


Kabetogoma Lake turn exit,  46


Keewatin, 48


Kinney, 30


Little Fork 70

 

Mankato 326


Minneapolis Dome, 220


Minneapolis Mall, 230


Minneapolis Airport, 225


Mora, 163


Moose Lake, south exit, 112


Mountain Iron, 30


Nett Lake, 37


Northome, 80


Orr, 17


Park Rapids, 166


Pine City, 155

 

Princeton, 202


Ray, 53


Roseau, 200


St. Cloud, 211


St Paul Capital Bldg, 218


Silverdale, 29


Soudan, 26


Stillwater, 218


Sturgeon, 14


Thief River Falls, 235


Two Harbors, 118 through Duluth


Togo, 25


Tower, 24


Virginia, 27


Wadena, 201


Warroad, 178

 
 
 
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