Mammoth Cave National Park
National Park Service rangers are on duty to ensure that your visit to your National Park is pleasant, safe, informative, and memorable, and that the natural and historic resources in the park are preserved for your enjoyment - and that of generations to come. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any question you have, or to inform us about issues concerning the welfare of the park, its inhabitants, and its visitors. You can reach us by any of the following:
ParkWatch line: 888/219-1599
Mammoth Cave Ferry hotline: 270/758-2166
Park Staff & Offices
Did You Know?
Native Americans of the Early Woodland period gathered minerals from Mammoth Cave between 2,000 and 4,000 years ago ... no one knows why. Objects they left behind – slippers, cane torches, gourds, and mussel shells – remain perfectly preserved in the cave.