Carlton County

Another fun county worth visiting is Carlton county!



• Carlton County was established in 1857
• The county was named after Rueben B. Carlton, one of the earliest settlers in the are
• Well known for the tragic fire of 1918

• Over 30,00 residents, including over 3,200 people of the Fond du Lac Reservation

Major Towns:
• Largest is Cloquet
• Moose Lake
• Barnum
• Cromwell
• Kettle River
• Scanlon
• Thomson
• Wrenshall
• Wright

Upcoming Events:
• Labor day Celebration & Parade in Cloquet, Sept. 3, 2007
• Relay for life in Moose Lake, Sept. 7-8, 2007

• Black Bear Casino
• Southgate Bowl
• Premiere theatres
• Black Bear gold course
• Pine Hill golf course
• Pine Valley Snow tubing hill
• Sandstone Area Country Club
• Superior Whitewater rafting

Information gathered by: Laura Baratto

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