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Mammoth Cave National Park News

Showing the last 10 news releases. Click here to visit nps.gov's Mammoth Cave National Park - News section for more.

  • Tourism to Mammoth Cave National Park creates $69.2 million in Economic Benefits

    June 24, 2022 | 3:37 pm

    A new National Park Service report shows that 516,000 visitors to Mammoth Cave National Park in 2021 spent $47.9 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 643 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $69.2 million.

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  • Temporary Hours Change for Green River Ferry

    May 4, 2022 | 8:30 am

    The Green River Ferry in Mammoth Cave National Park will temporarily change its operating hours to 6 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday and 8 am to 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday due to a shortage of certified ferry operators. The new ferry schedule will begin on Sunday, May 8 and will be place until further notice.

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  • Mammoth Cave Hotel Roof Project begins December 6

    December 3, 2021 | 1:08 pm

    Mammoth Cave National Park will begin the Mammoth Cave Hotel Roof Project on Monday, December 6. The project will require the full closure of the main building of the Lodge at Mammoth Cave Hotel to the public for one year, but commercial visitor services, such as dining, retail and the hotel check in desk will continued to be offered near the visitor center.

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  • Mammoth Cave National Park certified as an International Dark-Sky Park

    October 28, 2021 | 10:20 am

    The National Park Service and the International Dark-Sky Association proudly announce Mammoth Cave National Park as an International Dark-Sky Park. This certification recognizes the exceptional quality of night skies and the opportunities to enhance visitor experiences through astronomy-based interpretive programming in the park.

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  • Mammoth Cave National Park Celebrates National Public Lands Day

    September 22, 2021 | 6:18 pm

    Mammoth Cave National Park will host a public park clean-up event on Saturday, September 25 to celebrate National Public Lands Day.

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  • Mammoth Cave National Park Adds New Miles to Cave Length

    September 11, 2021 | 11:28 am

    Mammoth Cave National Park commemorates the National Day of Service and a longstanding partnership with the Cave Research Foundation (CRF) by announcing the addition of eight miles of passageways in Mammoth Cave. The official cave length is now 420 miles.

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  • Green River Ferry and Green River Ferry Road Temporarily Closed – July 13-15

    July 9, 2021 | 1:42 pm

    Mammoth Cave National Park will temporarily close the Green River Ferry Road and Green River Ferry service from Tuesday, July 13 to Thursday, July 15. The closures are needed to complete the final stages of the Green River Ferry Ramp Extension Project.

    Read more at nps.gov


  • Green River Ferry and Green River Ferry Road – Daytime Closures June 2 and 4

    May 28, 2021 | 10:37 am

    Mammoth Cave National Park will temporarily close a portion of the Green River Ferry Road from Maple Springs Campground to the junction of Mammoth Cave Parkway and suspend ferry service between 9 am and 2 pm on Wednesday, June 2 and Friday, June 4. The closures are required for the addition of a new canoe and kayak ramp at the Green River Ferry area.

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  • Mammoth Cave Plans Sobriety and Safety Checkpoints for 2021

    May 27, 2021 | 9:45 am

    Mammoth Cave National Park law enforcement officers will conduct periodic sobriety and safety checkpoints on park roadways for the remainder of 2021.

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  • Celebrate Earth Day at Mammoth Cave By Volunteering

    April 14, 2021 | 8:29 am

    Mammoth Cave National Park will host several outdoor volunteer opportunities along park trails and cemeteries to celebrate Earth Day on Thursday, April 22. The volunteer work provides a chance for the public to discover and enjoy the physical and psychological benefits that come with spending time outside while encouraging education and stewardship of the park’s amazing natural resources.

    Read more at nps.gov