Mille Lacs Lake


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Mille Lacs Lake

(mĭl lăks), 207 sq mi (536 sq km), E central Minn., N of Minneapolis. It drains into the Rum River. Sieur Duluth, a French explorer, visited (1679) the Ojibwas who lived on the lakeshore. In 1680, Louis Hennepin, a French friar and explorer of North America, and his companions were held captive near the lake by the Ojibwas for several weeks. The region is a center for tourists and sportsmen. A Native American reservation is on the southwest shore.
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He frequents Mille Lacs Lake, Gull Lake and North Long Lake in Minnesota and uses a walleye-style boat with a deep-Vhull.
Minnesota's Mille Lacs Lake is certainly an option, too.
Cloud, along with Sauk Centre, Little Falls, Alexandria, Willmar, and Mille Lacs Lake (destinations within an hour's drive of St.
Take Mille Lacs Lake in northern Minnesota, for example.
The section concludes by examining how this lack of transparency creates issues for the State of Minnesota and its residents who use Mille Lacs Lake commercially.
Jason was young, Bob had drank only a couple of beers on a hot day, and he had long wanted a small tractor to use on land he owned near Mille Lacs Lake in Minnesota.
Join a chartered fishing trip on Saturday, September 10, to Mille Lacs Lake, one of the best walleye fisheries in the world.
We have a few notably large lakes," he says, such as Red Lake, Mille Lacs Lake, and Leech Lake.
Birk and Elden Johnson report in "The Mdewakanton Dakota and Initial French Contact" that their excavations on a cluster of sites near the outlet of Mille Lacs Lake, Minnesota, enabled them to link the protohistoric Bradbury phase to the historic Mdewakanton, who) ranged between forests and grasslands to hunt bison and gather wild rice.
One of the most practical discourses on fishing at this time of year was more than 20 years ago suggested by one-time Mille Lacs Lake Area Guide Ivan Burandt.
Another fresh face and rising muskie star is guide Travis Frank, who earns his keep on hard-hit systems, including Minnesota's Lake Minnetonka and Mille Lacs Lake.