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Mammoth Cave National Park will offer free Mammoth Cave Discovery Cave tours on Saturday, September 22, as a way to celebrate National Public Lands Day. The free Mammoth Cave Discovery tours will be open 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday.
Participants must pick up a free ticket in the visitor center before going on this tour.
The Mammoth Cave Discovery Tour requires a walk down and up the steep hill below the visitor center, as well as 160 steps. Visit the Rotunda, one of the cave’s largest rooms, explore a vast canyon passageway, and learn about 19th-century saltpeter mining operations and the geologic origins of the Mammoth Cave System. Allow at least 30 minutes; about 3/4 mile round trip. This is a self-guided tour.
For more information, visit www.nps.gov/maca.