Archery season for deer and fall turkey begins September 6.  Read the 2014-15 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide before hunting.​

The hunting season for dove and some other migratory birds begins September 1.  Read the 2014-15 Dove Hunting Guide before hunting.​

 Houchins Ferry (Mammoth Cave National Park)

Houchins Ferry (Mammoth Cave National Park):

This site is usable by all trailed boats. When launching boats be careful not to interrupt the operation of the ferry. All boats should be launched and loaded on the downstream side of the ferry. A paved parking lot is available at the top of the ramp with boat trailer parking. Security lights, restrooms, picnic shelter, picnic tables, benches and grills are available at this location. A river side campground is also available for anglers.

 

Information

  • Location: Edmonson County, KY
  • Ramp Type: Any light trailerable recreational boat
  • Ramp Fee: No
  • Latitude: 37.2024
  • Longitude: -86.2376
  • Capacity: 25 or Less
  • Ramp Surface: Paved
  • Launch Lanes: Single
  • Parking: Paved
  • Courtesy Dock: No

Availability

  • Boat Ramp: Year Round - Limited Hours
  • Shoreline: Year Round - Limited Hours
  • Cleaning Station: None
  • Restrooms: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Picnic Area: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Camping: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Marina: None
  • Lodging: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Retail: Year Round - Limited Hours
  • Handicap Restrooms: None
  • Handicap Parking: None
  • Handicap Ramp: None
  • Handicap Pier: None