Legendary lake, unforgettable fishing

Mille Lacs lake

Changing lake still offers world-class opportunities

Minnesota's second-largest lake covering 207 square-miles is a special place where lasting memories are made. You're certain to catch the walleye that made Mille Lacs famous but fishing is phenomenal for bass, northern pike and muskellunge as well.

A walleye with tags in place.

Estimating the walleye population

The number of walleye in Mille Lacs is growing, according to results from a population assessment conducted in 2018.
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Mille Lacs court decision information

A list of official court documents that stipulate the exercise of Ojibwe treaty rights in the 1837 ceeded terriorty of Minnesota.
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A dock on Mille Lacs Lake a sinset

Mille Lacs committee documents

The following documents are available from meetings of the 1837 ceded territory's fisheries technical committee:

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Mille Lacs Lake and its surrounding communities offer visitors fish and a whole lot more.
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