• The Historic Entrance of Mammoth Cave

    Mammoth Cave

    National Park Kentucky

Volunteer

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There are often opportunities for volunteers at Mammoth Cave National Park, from trail building to campground hosting to helping visitors at the Information Desk. Our volunteers log hundreds of hours each year, helping us to complete some of the Park's most important projects.

Check below for current opportunities, or email Park Volunteer Coordinator Eddie Wells for further information.

 

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Eagle Scout project to build the park's raptor cage

Venturer Troop 710 from Bowling Green, KY pitches in to help one their own, Eagle Scout candidate Gabe Baker, build a raptor cage for the park's Environmental Education program. Maintenance Worker Eric Ford stands by to lend guidance and encouragement as the first part of the construction gets underway.




Current Volunteer Opportunities

Did You Know?

Did You Know? Native Americans mined minerals in Mammoth Cave for 2,000 years.

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.