Popular Cabins in Mammoth Cave National Park
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Cabins in Mammoth Cave National Park
Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky, is the crown jewel of this region. You will be in the heart of the action with serene forest surroundings amid numerous activities ranging from amazing to tranquil. Our cabins are near one of the many entrances to Mammoth Cave, so you will have adequate and convenient access to all the major hotspots for your enjoyment. You can start your morning with great coffee and breakfast just minutes away from local cafes and then head out to your choice of numerous activities for the day. Then conveniently head home to refresh before going out on the town.Elegant cabins for discerning travelers
Most of our luxury, independent cabins are either near Bowling Green or in Mammoth Cave National Park. These are rustic on the outside with all the luxurious amenities. Some have balconies and fireplaces. You can even have a BBQ. You will be in the center of the tranquility offered by Nolin Lake, Barren River or the woodlands surrounding the amazing Mammoth Cave region. Whether you are on a romantic getaway or spending quality time with family, we have the perfect rental for you within a few miles of Cave city where there is plenty of action.
Travelers and activities
Science enthusiasts will be enchanted by the numerous cave systems that are interconnected at this national Heritage site. It may be your new home away from home for its many exploration opportunities that are available underground. Mammoth Cave has been attracting scientists for centuries and there is still more to discover. This network of limestone caves is famous for its prehistoric fossils of over 40 different shark species and other remains that have been found here including Ice Age mammals.Mammoth Cave for History Buffs
Discover the Jackpot of amazing stories full of inspiration that has made Mammoth Cave the Heritage site that it is today. For instance, in the late 1700s a hunter’s chance discovery of one cave led to many future explorations with discoveries of Native American remains spanning 5000 years. During the Civil War it was used for mining gypsum and salt peter. In the early 20th century, the cave became a tourist hotspot resulting in the infamous Kentucky Cave Wars. All this history and more can be discovered at the Mammoth Cave National Park Visitor Center. Historic tours are also available for visitors.Mammoth Cave for Sports fans
Sports fanatics won’t be disappointed with the variety of great fishing, kayaking, zip-lining, and hiking opportunities available in this vast region. Enjoy a day of horseback riding or, if biking is your passion, check out the Mammoth Cave Railroad Bike and Hike Trail. Whether you’re into extreme sports or more mellow activities, there are many things to capture your heart here. Echo River, running through the park, is great for an easy scenic hike or meditation. Mammoth Cave National Park is definitely a ‘Cave of Wonders’ worthy of your bucket list.
Kentucky’s legendary Mammoth Cave, one of the 7 wonders of the world, boasts a phenomenal 400-mile cave system.
Top 7 travel tips in Mammoth Cave National Park
Discover the second half of Mammoth Park after dark. This enchanting Ranger-led, night sky program offers telescopes so you can see planets and star constellations during the different seasons of the year. Schedule these in advance so you don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity.2. Unique high-tech cave exploring from the forest
While walking on the forest trails, there are 14 locations to use your smartphone app to see what is “Beneath your Feet”. This program allows you to watch ranger guided tours on video while enjoying the beauty of the forest above. Perfect for those who don’t like being underground.3. Ride on horseback in Jesse James’ Old Haunts
Kentucky Action Park offers horseback riding in the same stomping grounds the famous Jesse James roamed. But that’s not all, there are boundless activities for a variety of interests. For instance, the Alpine slide, go-karts, zip-lining and mini golf, to name a few.4. Witness the highlights of the Wild Wild West at Guntown Mountain
For something unique, lively and historical, spend the day or evening at the exciting Guntown Mountain in Cave city. This gunfighter themed attraction features real, live action gunfights, old-fashioned Can-Can dancing, and stunt routines. Check out the live music and much more.5. Stretch your imagination on the Trog tour
Kids between 8-12 years old can go where no adult has ventured on this memorable kids-only activity and discover the cave explorer within. On these special ranger-guided trails you will discover how caves are formed and the underground world of living creatures that dwell there. (Advance Reservations Recommended).6. Delve into the mysterious caverns for the adventure of a lifetime
Mammoth Cave’s famous national park spans over 400 miles of underground trails, rivers, and cavernous systems with various speleothem formations such as crystals, stalagmites, stalactites and much more. You may even discover some virgin territory in this cave of wonders.7. Sink your teeth into local yet extraordinary Kentucky cuisine
Try delicious local cheeses like white cheddar or Gouda for starters. Then, quench your thirst with famous natural apple cider from the orchard. Follow your nose to the numerous Monroe County style BBQ spots with farm fresh veggies on the side. And, finish it off Kentucky-style with fresh picked fruit or berry cobblers and home-made ice cream for dessert just like a local.