Buckhorn on Caribou Lake
The perfect place for your next family reunion!
Buckhorn on Caribou is located in the Suomi Hills of the Chippewa National Forest. Originally established in 1938 as a small fishing and hunting camp, it was purchased by the Mangni’s in 1998 with the goal of building beautiful log lodges that would have room for larger groups. They owned a handcrafted log home construction company, (Top-Notch Log Homes), and once the sale was final they proceeded to build three beautifully hand-crafted, four bedroom log lodges each on their own 200 feet of lakeshore. Now in their 20th year of ownership, they just completed 2 small log cabins where the original cabins had been, Experience this fine craftsmanship and cozy comfort all nestled among the tall pines along the shore of crystal clear Caribou Lake.
Our 4 bedroom Log Lodges are Perfect for family gathering, reunions, retreats, or just a weekend getaway. As your group grows, expand into more then one log lodge, or if it’s just a small group or couple our new small log cabins will suit you perfectly. We do our best to make you feel like it’s your own private lake place in the woods!
Our guests have the availability of quiet walks on our nature trails, mushroom and berry picking, or swimming, canoeing and fishing for trout and bass on the exceptionally clear waters of Caribou Lake.
The lakes provide an opportunity for quality togetherness in either boat, canoe, or the refreshing aftermath of a good Finnish sauna located in your log lodge. Many guests take advantage of the variety of fishing provided by the many lakes within a few miles of Buckhorn.
During our winter season experience some of the finest cross country ski trails in Minnesota, We hope to grooms trails so you can ski right out your door. But you must experience the North and South Suomi Hill and its 30 kilometers of groomed trails, Or explore the Joyce Estate on the Trout Lake trails, are just a few of hundreds of miles of cross country ski trails in the immediate area. and the snowmobile trail goes through our driveway. If ice fishing is your interest the Lake is known for great Lake Trout fishing, and there are 1,000 lakes in Itasca County alone to choose from.