Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Parks & Geology

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park, also known as Kathio Site, is a Minnesota state park on Mille Lacs Lake in Onamia. The park contains 19 identified archaeological sites, including Petaga Point, making it one of the most significant archaeological collections in Minnesota. The earliest site dates to the Archaic period and shows evidence of copper […]

March 26, 2018

Cedarwood Family Restaurant

Food & Drink

If you are headed up to Mille Lacs Lake and need a sustenance stop, make your way to the Cedarwood Family Restaurant. Off Highway 27, just a hop from Highway 169 and the Soo Line Trail, Cedarwood is a forever staple of Onamia. Think friendly, family-owned, small town, comfort food. Serving all-day breakfast, lunch and […]

February 9, 2018

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park 

Historical & Museum, Parks & Geology

I was lucky enough to watch the sunrise in Mille Lacs Kathio State Park this morning.  The light peering through the tree line made the perfect brisk backdrop for all the whitetail.  Also known as Kathio Site, the Mille Lacs Kathio State Park preserves habitation sites and mound groups, believed to date between 3000 BC […]

November 9, 2017