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Buckhorn State Park Wisconsin

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Submitted By: forserg on 6 Jun 2007
Latitude: 43.944524
Longitude: -90.0001

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From New Lisbon, Take 80 North East.
Turn Right on 38th.
Turn Left on County Road Q.
Turn Right on Country Road G. You'll pass the lake and the "bridge".
State Park headquarters is on the right.



Camping - (0)

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Plenty of campsites to choose from here. This camp site truly has the backcountry feel to as far as no neighbors. Most sites are reservable.

42 backpack sites. One is accessible for people with disabilities. Most backpack campsites are secluded and near the water. You get to them by foot trail or by boat.
3 group sites accommodate up to 40 people each.
8 family campsites which accommodate tents or hard-sided and pop-up trailers. Each family site has a picnic table and campfire ring.

You have to register at the park office or use the self-registration box in the office parking lot before setting up camp.


Hiking & Backpacking - (0)

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Four miles of trail start from the south picnic area. The trails course through wetlands, oak woods, jack pine thickets, shoreline and a small prairie. One loop of the trail has 10 interpretive signs to help you conduct your own nature hike. From the savanna parking lot you can hike the .75-mile savanna trail, a short segment is accessiible to people with disabilities. Cross the road and follow the .75-mile Pond Trail.


Canoeing - (0)

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There is 2 mile canoe trail designed to assist you in enjoying and learning more about wetlands. The trail begins and ends at the boat launch on the east side. A large map at the launch shows a detailed layout of the trail. There are 10 numbered posts situated along the shoreline that make up the trail.


Cross-Country Skiing - (0)

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You can ski the hiking trails. They are relatively flat and a good location for family outings. Four miles of trails are groomed when there is enough snow.


Snowmobiling - (0)

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You can snowmobile on designated park roads. No snowmobiles are allowed off-road or on the trails.


Swimming Holes - (0)

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There is a marked 300-foot swim area with an all-sand bottom. No lifeguards are on duty.




There are no points within 15 miles of this point.
 

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