United States Kentucky Mammoth Cave

Old Guides Cemetery

A historic graveyard within a national park in Kentucky, final resting place for early cave explorers and guides.

Old Guides Cemetery Articles

  • Mammoth Cave National Park: The Complete Guide for 2023

    Mammoth Cave —the longest tunnel cave system in the world—formed over 10 million years ago, but it wasn’t designated as an official US national park until July 1, 1941. The cave earned its name for both the size of its massive caverns and its hundreds of miles of explorable passageways. Within the cave’s 412 miles […]