Pets must be on a leash at all times at Mammoth Cave National Park. No pets are permitted in any cave with the exception of designated service animals. Pets are not permitted in guest rooms at the Mammoth Cave Hotel, Sunset Point Lodge, or the Hotel Cottages; pets are permitted in the Woodland Cottages. Designated service animals are permitted in guest rooms. The hotel maintains a kennel; call or email for availability.
Did You Know?
Creatures that spend their entire lives in Mammoth Cave adapt to the dark world. Some types of cave fish, for example, do not grow eyes – supporting these extra unnecessary organs would consume precious energy in their nutrient-poor environment.