More Than A Cave

Rolling hills, deep river valleys, and the worlds longest known cave system. Mammoth Cave National Park is home to thousands of years of human history and a rich diversity of plant and animal life, earning it the title of UNESCO World Heritage Site and International Biosphere Reserve.

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Kentucky's First National Water Trail

Explore the newly designated Green & Nolin Rivers Blueway.

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Cave Tours

Plan your Mammoth Cave experience

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Ranger-led Programs

Join us for a ranger-led program on the surface.

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Camping

Three campgrounds and over 13 backcountry sites await campers at Mammoth Cave.

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Lodging

Stay in comfort a short distance from the entrance to Mammoth Cave.

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Hotel Roof Replacement Project

The Mammoth Cave Hotel is getting a facelift! Lean more about the project and check back for updates.

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Plan Your Summer Visit to the Park

Plan your trip to the park and experience all that Mammoth Cave has to offer, above and below the surface!

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Top Ten Tips for Visiting Mammoth Cave

Discover the top ten insider tips for making your trip to Mammoth Cave National Park a great one!

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Hiking

Explore over 80 miles of trails in the park.

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Canoeing, Kayaking, and Boating

Plan your trip along the Green and Nolin Rivers.

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Bicycling

Hit the trails and experience the park on two wheels.

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Stargazing

Half the park is after dark!

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Fishing

Fishing regulations and more.

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Horseback Riding

Those who love to see the world from horseback are in luck! Explore 60 miles of backcountry trails suitable for many skills and ages.

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Accessibility

Learn more about accessible activities and services in the park.

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Beneath Your Feet

Discover whats beneath your feet.

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Audio Tour of Mammoth Cave

Join a park ranger as they take you on a audio tour of Mammoth Cave.

Last updated: June 13, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 7
Mammoth Cave , KY 42259-0007

Phone:

270 758-2180

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