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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.
Goughan's Berry Farm: Fresh pick your own berries, pumpkins and Christmas trees.
Caribou High School City facility, featuring lit nordic ski trails.
Caribou Recreation Center with indoor elevated walking track
Caribou Country Club, public 9 hole golf course and excellent nordic ski trials.
Aroostook river, trout and salmon fishing and kayaking, just minutes from city center.
Caribou Historical Society, museum just south of Caribou features many artifacts from early life in Caribou.
Swedish Colony, just 10 minutes from Caribou.
Edged in Stone Perennial Gardens and walking paths, Old Washburn Road.
Monica's Scandavian Gift Shop Sweden Street Caribou-Swedish gift shop.
Sleeper's, Rt. #1 Caribou grocery and clothing store with name brand clothing and footwear for men/ladies and youth.
Expect More Dollar Store, Bennett Drive.
Phil's Florist, Green house and Antiques, Washburn Road, Caribou.
Burger Boy, open summers, burgers, ice cream & more Sweden Street Caribou.
Cindy's Sub Shop, homemade subs and sandwiches Sweden Street Caribou.
Sleeper's, offering cooked lobster and homemade rolls & salads, Rt #1 Caribou 498-8181.
Par & Grill, indoor golf and restaurant Bennett Drive Caribou.
Frederick's Southside, South Main Street
Jade Palace Chinese, Skyway Plaza
Napoli's Italian Restaurant, downtown Caribou across from S.W. Colins
Farms Bakery and Coffee Shop, fresh baked pastries
McDonald's Bennett Drive
Burger King, Bennett Drive
Pizza Hut, Bennett Drive
Reno's Pizza, Sweden Street
Greenhouse Restaurant at Caribou Inn and Convention Center
Sports Inn, bar & grill Bennett Drive
Jeff's family restaurant South Main Street
Big Cheese Pizza, South Main Street
Far East Kitchen Korean cuisine, Bennett Drive