A holiday rental home in Mille Lacs Lake will put you in an area of natural beauty that is home to countless outdoor activities no matter the time of year. Whether you choose to visit during the rugged winter months or during the mild summer, you will be thrilled with all that there is to do and see.
No matter what time of the year that you choose to visit, you will find a long list of activities to enjoy in the out of doors. In the winter, ice skating, ice fishing, snowmobiling and snowshoe trekking are a few of the options. In the summer, ride on ATV trails, enjoy cycling, hiking and swimming. Bird spotting is very popular in Mille Lacs Lake. There are numerous species that rest of live in this area including black terns, white throated sparrows, red-winged blackbirds and many others.
Interesting museums and other fun attractions are located within a short distance of Mille Lacs Lake. If you feel like trying your luck, head over to the nearby casino. You can try to beat lady luck at a variety of games. The Mille Lacs Lake Indian Museum and Trading Post features artefacts and exhibit that will explain what life was like in this area when Native Americans called it home. See a trading post to learn how goods were bought, sold and traded. You can also learn about the history of the area with a visit to the Mille Lacs Lake Historical Society.
Mille Lacs Lake is home to bone chillingly cold winter and very mild summers. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -18° and -6° C and the average highs are between -7° and 3° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between -2° and 5° C and the highs are between 5° and 1° C. During the summer, the average lows are 11° to 13° C and average highs are 23° to 26° C. From May through September, there is between 72 and 103 mm of rain per month. During the rest of year, you can expect between 15 and 65 mm of precipitation per month. During the winter, this will be in the form of snow.
The closest airport to Mille Lacs Lake is Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD), located 99 km away. You will need to have a car for use during your stay as there is not much in the way of public transportation.