• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

River Distances

Munfordville to Park Boundary 19 miles
Park Boundary to Dennison Ferry Day-Use Area 3 miles
Dennison Ferry Day-Use Area to Green River Ferry 7.5 miles
Green River Ferry to Houchins Ferry 12 miles
Houchins Ferry to Lock & Dam #6
It is not recommended to navigate to the Lock & Dam.
3 miles
Tailwaters Recreation Area to Houchins Ferry 9 miles

Did You Know?

Grease-oil lamp

The grease-oil lamp was used to illuminate Mammoth Cave for more than a century. Designed after New England whale-oil lanterns, these lamps used cooking grease to light the way.