Firearms-Prohibited Areas in Mammoth Cave NP
All firearms are Strictly Prohibited from the following areas, regardless of whether the visitor has a valid concealed weapons permit:
All of these areas will be identified with an NPS-approved “No Firearms Allowed” decal or placard. ⇒
Did You Know?
Stalactites grow downward – they hang "tight" to the ceiling – while stalagmites grow upward – they "might" reach the ceiling someday. Mammoth Cave's formations include many types of calcite formations.