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Mille Lacs Getaway

Lake Mille Lacs - The Ultimate Minnesota Lake Vacation

– Better, less expensive getaway destination –

By: MLat

Spring has Sprung!

When you think about taking a vacation, you probably think about those exotic expensive destinations such as Hawaii or Cancun. However, you can get the same amount of rest, relaxation, and entertainment in a much closer, and less expensive destination. The Mille Lacs Lake area in central Minnesota is conveniently located 90 miles north of the Twin Cities.


The Mille Lacs area is home to the “big” lake as well as many small surrounding lakes, quaint downtown areas, as well as many events and community celebrations. Make Mille Lacs your go-to summer getaway, it’s Minnesota’s ultimate lake vacation.

Ice is off the lake and the grass is greening. It’s time to make your summer vacation plans on Lake Mille Lacs!

Summer Vacation Ideas – #livethelacslife - 


300 miles of off-road adventure


Biking and Hiking
The scenic Soo Line Trail awaits


Bird and Wildlife Watching
Birding at its best!


Boating and Beaches
132,500 acres of water to explore


Eat your way around the lake! Cafes, bar & grills, steak houses, even a winery


Bass, walleye, muskie, you name it, we’ve got it!


Hunting, Shooting and Archery
Minnesota’s prime hunting grounds


Visit Grand Casino Mille Lacs


Fore! Relax with a round of golf


Launch Fishing
Ideal for business trips, guys’ weekends, or family-friendly vacations.


Lake Communities

Communities around the lake are home to many shops, boutiques, antique stores, and dining establishments. You never know what unexpected treasures you may find in each little shop around the lake!


Ready to #livethelacslife? We’d love to help you plan your summertime Minnesota lake vacation. Contact the Mille Lacs Area Tourism Council to learn more!  

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