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Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

15066 Kathio State Park Rd, Onamia, MN 56359-2207
+1 320-532-3523
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Nice park, good camping

Upon arrival to our campsite we were greeted by hoards of kamikaze monster-sized flies, crashing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alex G
Nice park with lots of bugs

We camped in an RV in the Petaga campground for two nights. The Nicely wooded campground made sites... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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15066 Kathio State Park Rd, Onamia, MN 56359-2207
+1 320-532-3523
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival to our campsite we were greeted by hoards of kamikaze monster-sized flies, crashing over and over into the truck windshield and door glass. We worked up the courage to get out of the truck to prepare backing into the site, and to our...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We camped in an RV in the Petaga campground for two nights. The Nicely wooded campground made sites very private. We biked to the interpretive center which was interesting for all. We walked the touch the earth trail which had a nice boardwalk; bugs were...More

Thank mchughcrew
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Decided to do a quick drive through the park as it was a cloudy rainy day. Drove back to the camping area and must say this is a beautiful park. It had snowed just a little the night before and the snow patches here and...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Just a peaceful place to drive through. May get to see dear run freely. A quiet place to find peace as well.

Thank Flo L
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We spent an afternoon at the park. The fire tower is a highlight but the climb to the top is challenging. Historical sites and walking trails are excellent. The fall colors were beautiful - oaks, maples and aspen. We plan on going back again!

Thank PoffJay
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We could not stay--the bugs were taking out big chunks of flesh, flying into our eyes and ears etc. Left after 10 minutes.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I have enjoyed going to Kathi every year for the past 12 years (sometimes multiple times a year) and there is literally something for everyone! Observation tower for the brave, Hiking, swimming, fishing, camping, history, not to mention unlimited wild life experience,...More

Thank bataloca
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited Kathie state park for many years. When camping the rangers are very helpful. The trails are clean and easy to follow. There is a sledding hill in the horse camp area with wood stove and full indoor picnic area; area learning center,...More

Thank Megan O
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Large nice sites , private , nice grounds , for sure lights out at 10 and whisper talk only or they will be on you , the security guy was very nosey and annoying always having an excuse to come on our site . We...More

Thank Queenswan1
Reviewed 10 June 2016

It's only $5 a day for a car. They ancient Dakota village was fascinating. The trails are beautiful and the park is well maintained. The touch the earth trail for educational. The receptionists were so helpful. The bugs are huge - bring insect repellent. We...More

Thank busymom11
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Kim H
29 June 2015|
Response from Horsebite | Reviewed this property |
We noticed them the most in the woods. They drove us into the trailer around sundown.