Firearms in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park
Note: In accordance with recently enacted federal law there are some changes in firearms regulations in National Park Service areas.
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in the park.
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering the park. As a starting point, please visit the following website and select the state that you are interested in from the right side of the page.
For state reciprocity agreements:
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Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in the park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Frequently Asked Questions
For more information please call the Chief Ranger at (606) 248-2817, extension 1054.