The beautiful Mille Lacs Lake Area, located in central Minnesota, is approximately 90 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The Mille Lacs Area includes the cities of Garrison, Onamia, Isle, Malmo and Wahkon, places where you will be greeted by friendly faces and enjoy small-town atmosphere. This area has much to offer with many dining and resort options, State Parks, casino gaming and entertainment, golf, hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, swimming, sailing, hiking, birding, wildlife viewing, shopping, museums, and many community events and festivals. Mille Lacs Lake is known as the premier Walleye fishery in central Minnesota and is host to several fishing and ice fishing contests throughout the year.