Nationally Recognized

Lake Mille Lacs is nationally recognized for trophy fishing, renowned kiteboarding, extensive trail systems, large archeological collections, and one-of-a-kind wildlife refuge.

Monsters of Mille Lacs.

Monsters of Mille Lacs (Walleye, Northern, Smallmouth, and Muskie) — Consistently named a Bassmaster’s Top 10 Bass Lake in the US


Reddy Creek (The Hogsback) at Malmo

Trail System.

Minnesota’s largest interconnected trail system (Soo Line, Red Top trails)

Archeological Collections.

Minnesota’s largest collection of archaeological sites (Kathio National Historic Landmark District and Landmark Trail)

Wildlife Refuge.

Smallest Wildlife Refuge in the U.S. (Mille Lacs National Wildlife Refuge)