Mammoth Cave National Park


Visitor Center

The Visitor Center and its restrooms are accessible. One or more rangers are trained to some degree in sign language. Call the park ahead of time to find out if a sign language interpreter will be available for your tour date. Inquiries may also be made at the information desk. Some ranger-led activities around the visitor center may be accessible; inquire.

Headquarters Campground Area

Loop D has two designated wheelchair-accessible campsites. Restroom facilities are also accessible. The nearby camp store, post office, and laundry facilities are also accessible. Camping facilities are available March through November.

Picnic Area

Open seasonally, the picnic area is minimally accessible. There are two handicapped parking spaces and picnic tables. Restrooms are not accessible for mobility impaired visitors.

The Heritage Trail

This level offers all visitors a leisurely stroll and has been specially designed to accommodate visitors with disabilities. The trail features wheelchair turnouts, rest areas with benches, and lights for evening use. Along this trail, you'll find a beautiful overlook, large trees, and The Old Guides Cemetery. You can borrow a cassette tape describing the walk at the Visitor Center. The trail begins at the end of the footbridge near the Mammoth Cave Hotel.

Hotel and Restaurant

Recent hotel renovations now provide access for visitors in a wheelchair. Four fully accessible overnight accommodations and two fully accessible sets of restrooms are now available.


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