Mammoth Cave National Park, KY
National Park Service
Mammoth Cave National Park preserves the cave system and a part of the Green River valley and hilly country of south central Kentucky. This is the world's longest known cave system, with more than 400 miles explored. Early guide Stephen Bishop called the cave a "grand, gloomy and peculiar place," but its vast chambers and complex labyrinths have earned its name - Mammoth.
Tours and TicketsMAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK TOURS
1 Mammoth Cave Parkway P.O. Box 7
Phone: (270) 758 2180
From the North: Take Interstate 65 to Exit 53 (Cave City Exit). Turn right onto KY-70. Follow 70/255 as it becomes the Mammoth Cave Parkway in the park. Follow the Mammoth Cave Parkway to the Visitor Center.
From the South: Take Interstate 65 to Exit 48 (Park City Exit). Turn left onto KY-255 and follow 255 as it becomes the Park City Road into the park. Follow Park City Road until it joins the Mammoth Cave Parkway; turn left. Follow the Mammoth Cave Parkway to the Visitor Center.
Physical Address: Mammoth Cave National Park 1 Mammoth Cave Parkway Mammoth Cave, KY 42259
GPS Coordinates: Lat/Long: N 37° 11' 13.115'' ¦ W 86° 06' 05.197'' Decimal Degrees: +37.186976 ¦ -86.101444 UTM (Zone 16N, NAD83): 579779.491 ¦ 4115977.605 m
NOTE: Commercial vehicles are prohibited on the park's roads.