Onamia is a city in Mille Lacs County. Onamia received its name from Lake Onamia, which means “dancing ground”. The dance symbolizes either petition or thanksgiving. The city of Onamia is located where early American Indians performed these dances.
Onamia has the following attractions:
The Soo Line Trail, 3 city parks, ball field, skate park, fitness center, 3 golf courses, Kathio State Park, Father Hennepin State Park, outside fitness trails, and the Mille Lacs Health System.