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7 reviews
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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This campground only allows tents and offers 12 campsites.
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Mammoth Cave National Park, KY
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Our family spent two nights at the Houtchins Ferry camping area on the National Park grounds and capped our trip with the Historic Tour of Mammoth Cave. The camping area overlooked a pristine river and was a great set up for more primitive car camping....More

Thank Renea I
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My son and I spent 2 nights here. Since there's only 12 sites here, we stopped at the visitors center at mammoth NP to check on it & the ranger said she it could be full, but they had no way to check. Turns out,...More

Thank Ginger M
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This was an awesome little campground. The only reason I can't give it 5 stars is that some of the sites are a little close together, but when I visited in mid-May, only 4 of the 12 sites were occupied. The sites come with a...More

2  Thank Reb V
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We stayed 3 nights over Easter weekend. The weather was really nice, but the ferry was closed. Site 10 had lots of space and wood was plentiful for fires. The riverbank was very steep and muddy so casual fishing from the bank wasn't very good....More

2  Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 18 April 2012

It's so nice to get out of the parking lots offered by most campgrounds. The ferry is a nice distraction during the day and when it shuts down at night woohoo the owls start whooting and the world becomes a different place. Most of the...More

4  Thank S H
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