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Buckhorn State Park

View Website Favorite (13) W8450 Buckhorn Park Ave - Necedah, WI 54646
Information: 608-565-2789
Toll Free: 888-936-7463

6am-11pm.

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Park passes are required but are not being sold on-site. Please contact the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Customer Service Center to purchase passes: 888-305-0398, 8am-3pm daily or with questions: 1-888-936-7463, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily.

Show off your selfie skills! Find a selfie stand located down the paved walkway to the beachfront on the lefthand side and stop for a fun photo. Share yours with us on Instagram using #ScenicWisconsin. 

The park and two adjacent wildlife areas 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.

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • On Water
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Campground Type
    • Backpack
    • RV
    • Tent
    • Trailer
    • Group Sites
    • Winter Camping
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Beaches
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Shelter
    • Yes
  • Camping Hook-ups
    • Electric
  • Nature Trails
    • Yes
  • Adaptive Equipment Available
    • Yes
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Canoeing, Kayaking and SUP Services Available
    • Rentals
  • Showers and Flush Toilets
    • Yes
  • Publicly Owned
    • Yes
  • Canoe
    • Yes
  • Kayak
    • Yes
  • Dumping Station
    • Yes
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 6
  • Boat Launch
    • Yes
  • Number of Campsites
    • 118

Nearby Places

1
Necedah Fall/Holiday Craft & Vendor Show 10/31/2020 Necedah - 6.91 miles away
2
Fall Craft & Vendor Fair 10/03/2020 New Lisbon - 8.92 miles away
3
Frontier Fest 9/26/2020 - 9/27/2020 Mauston - 9.84 miles away
4
Holiday Craft and Gift Show 11/14/2020 Mauston - 11.08 miles away
5
CANCELED - Fall Ski Jumping Meet 10/17/2020 Rome - 20.18 miles away
6
CANCELED - Girls Night Out 10/03/2020 Nekoosa - 23.77 miles away
7
Haunted Kilbourn: Original Dells Ghost Walk 5/22/2020 Wisconsin Dells - 24.3 miles away
8
Victorian Kilbourn Walking Tour 5/08/2020 Wisconsin Dells - 24.3 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified

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Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

To be certified through Travel Green Wisconsin, all participants must achieve at least 30 points on the Travel Green Wisconsin Checklist. The more points a business attains, the greener they are in their operations.

Green Innovations

100 acres of damaged land has been developed into oak barrensInterpretive trails and signs educate users about the oak barrensCampers are strongly encouraged to participate in the park's recycling programLeave No Trace principles are promotedThe introduction and transportation of invasive species are prevented through action and education