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


  • Disabled Access
  • On Water
  • Pets Welcome/Inquire

Adaptive Equipment Available

  • Yes


  • Yes

Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Groomed
  • Tracked
  • Flat
  • Open
  • Wooded

Publicly Owned

  • Yes


  • Yes


  • Yes

Number of Campsites

  • 118

Campground Type

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

Showers and Flush Toilets

  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • 6

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails


  • Yes

Canoeing, Kayaking and SUP Services Available

  • Rentals


  • Yes

Camping Hook-ups

  • Electric

Dumping Station

  • Yes

Nature Trails

  • Yes

Boat Launch

  • Yes