Mammoth Cave National Park


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Mammoth Cave National Park

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(Placename) a national park in W central Kentucky: established in 1941 to protect a system of limestone caverns

Mam′moth Cave′ Na′tional Park′


n.
a national park in central Kentucky: limestone caverns. 79 sq. mi. (205 sq. km).
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Noun1.Mammoth Cave National Park - a national park in Kentucky having a large cavern and an underground riverMammoth Cave National Park - a national park in Kentucky having a large cavern and an underground river
Bluegrass State, Kentucky, KY - a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses
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the tour guides at Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky for their memory tricks.
Mammoth Cave National Park, in the south of the state, is one of the finest hiking terrains I've ever encountered, while the immense cave system below is the world's largest.
We performed newly commissioned works at National Parks and other sites of historic interest, like the summit of Hawksbill Mountain in Shenandoah National Park, thirty stories underground in Mammoth Cave National Park, at campgrounds and visitor centers overlooking craggy mountains in North Cascades National Park and rolling peaks in the Great Smoky Mountains, in the shadow of iconic Mount Rainier at Sunrise and Paradise, and nestled among the trees in the Hall of Mosses in the Hoh Rainforest of Olympic National Park.
At Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky in June, the ensemble descended 69 steps to the chilly underground rotunda, carrying instruments, music stands and recording equipment.
The longest cave system in the world is at Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky.
He has worked for the National Park Service for more than 35 years in a career that included stops at the Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Illinois, Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky, Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico and Cowpens National Battlefield in South Carolina.
Not too far from bourbon country is Mammoth Cave National Park which contains the biggest network of caves on the planet.
"We would not have even stopped had it not been for the hole,'' said Luke Smith of Lima, Ohio, who visited with his family after touring nearby Mammoth Cave National Park.
Our study area was the Green River in Mammoth Cave National Park in Edmonson, Barren, and Hart counties, Kentucky.
At Kentucky's Mammoth Cave National Park, for example, 11 seasonal tour-guide jobs were left vacant to help offset a $324,000 budget trim.
Over 70 employees from Kentucky's Mammoth Cave National Park and Indiana's State Parks and Reservoirs will be interviewed, with the resulting audio and video collection placed in the Library of Congress.