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Address: HCR 67, Box 195, Brainerd, MN 56359
Phone Number: 320-532-3632
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Spanning more than 200 square miles in size, this is the second largest...

Spanning more than 200 square miles in size, this is the second largest lake in Minnesota.

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A wonderful place to visit!

One of the best lakes in Minnesota! We rented a private home on the east side of the lake. Sandy beach, clean water, and great local restaurants and other attractions. All of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
NANCY B
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Champlin, Minnesota
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Champlin, Minnesota
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416 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best lakes in Minnesota! We rented a private home on the east side of the lake. Sandy beach, clean water, and great local restaurants and other attractions. All of the local business have very friendly employees and Lake Millacs has something for everyone!

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Eagan, Minnesota
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25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Now that you catch walleye the place is like a ghosts town. Seems like the business have shut down. There are no boats on the lake and the bugs are a nightmare.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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265 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The little town of Garrison MN on the coast of Lake Mille Lacs is a great day . Restaurants, fishing on a launch, and Garrison Days are some of my favorite things to do.

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Crescent City
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I purchased a 40 acre hobby farm approximately 1970 and have found beautiful sights year-round. Although I spent most of my fishing time on the numerous smaller lakes in the area my friends enjoy their time. Spring time on the shores can be rather exciting as large blocks/sheets of ice ride over each other sometimes reaching the highway. Food is... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Some awesome fishing! Love Twin Pines resort! It's a great place and reasonably priced resort to go eat, stay, and fish. They have multiple launches that go out at all times of the day and night.

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Thank Butch1980
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60 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

really pretty to see the lake and to see the walleye and the story of Paul Bunyan went to the casino to eat at there buffet and was not impressed with the food it's not worth the.money to eat there .

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Renton, Washington
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236 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We drove around Mille Lacs Lake, whose area is 200 sq miles, with one of Ron’s high school friends (who lives in Albert Lea, MN). They came up for a few days to join us to fish. We had thought it would be hot but it was pouring rain today so we drove all around the lake. It really is... More 

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Breezy Point, Minnesota
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

The bass fishing was great, lots of northern too. Can't keep any walleye right now but that doesn't stop them from biting. Launch was very fun, beautiful day.

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Rochester, New York
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171 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We enjoyed our stay on Mille Lacs (French for thousand lakes). The weather wasn't great but the walks were delightful. Our resort wasn't on the lake so we weren't able to enjoy all the aspects of it. We were told by all the locals that the fishing, especially the ice fishing is fantastic. Unfortunately there is currently a ban on... More 

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Eagan, MN
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55 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We have a cabin on the east side of Mille Lacs Lake and the sunsets are amazing. Nice clear water and an awesome sandy bottom. Very shallow - can walk out for about two blocke.

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