'''Caribou''' is a
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Revision as of 14:57, 2 August 2009
Caribou is the most Northeastern City in the United States and located just 10 minutes from the Canadian border. The community was incorporated in 1859 and celebrates it's 150th birthday in 2009. The community has a rich agricultural history and is known for some of the finest snowmobiling in the Northeast.
Caribou is 1 hour north of Houlton on U.S Route 1. Travel times are approximately 3 hours north of Bangor, Maine, and 5 hours north of Portland, Maine. The community is 4 hours east of Quebec City and 2 hours north of Fredericton, New Brunswick.
- Caribou Performing Arts Center, 308 Sweden St, ☎ 207-493-4278, .
- The Nylander Museum, 393 Main St, ☎ 207-493-4209, . Natural history museum.
- Caribou Inn and Convention Center, 19 Main Street, ☎ 800-235-0466 (fax: 207-498-3149), .