Buckhorn State Park

The park and adjacent wildlife area are on a 8,190-acre peninsula on the Castle Rock Flowage of the Wisconsin River. Unique cart-in campsites offer a rustic flavor. Accessible cabin, wildlife/hunting blinds, boat boarding pier, and fishing pier. Adaptive equipment is available for participants with disabilities or mobility impairments including specialized kayaks and sit skis for cross country skiing. Pets are welcome in Wisconsin State Parks but must be on a leash and under control at all times. Certain areas may be off limits to pets. Visit our website for more details.

Hours of Operation



13 mi. N of Mauston STH 58, CTH G


  • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • On Water
  • Disabled Access


  • Yes


  • Yes

Publicly Owned

  • Yes

Adaptive Equipment Available

  • Yes

Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Groomed
  • Tracked
  • Flat
  • Open
  • Wooded


  • Yes

Canoeing & Kayaking Services Available

  • Rentals

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails

Nature Trails

  • Yes

Dumping Station

  • Yes

Number of Campsites

  • 118

Campground Type

  • Backpack
  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer
  • Group Sites
  • Winter Camping


  • Yes

Camping Hook-ups

  • Electric

Boat Launch

  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 6


  • Yes

Showers and Flush Toilets

  • Yes