For Campground Assistance After Hours: After hour numbers are posted at the front door to the Ranger Station and bulletin boards throughout the campground.
JELLYSTONE PARK™ Mammoth Cave
is a family oriented park. We want everyone to have fun, enjoy our
facilities and have a relaxing stay. Please respect other campers and
our park facilities. This will only be possible with your help. Please
inform all members of your camping party of the policies of the
Camp-Resort. Please abide by all posted regulation signage throughout
Advance Reservations are highly recommended, especially for summer, holiday and Halloween periods. A credit card deposit is required when making the reservation. Non- holiday cabin and campsite rentals require a minimum two (2) night stay. All reservation for more than two (2) nights are firm upon arrival and no refunds will be allowed for early departure.
Activities and available facilities may vary throughout the year.
Behavior: Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park is a
privately owned camping resort. Most people have good sense and respect
for others. If you do not, remember that we enforce our rules to
protect our campers and our Park. Loud, rowdy or other inappropriate
behavior of any kind will result in your removal from the Park without
benefit of any refund. Management reserves the right to evict, at our
discretion and without refund, any person whose conduct is objectionable
or violates Park rules.
All guests must check-in at the Ranger Station before setting up on a campsite.
All visitors must check-in at the Ranger Station as they enter the park.
All Guests and Visitors must wear a wristband at all times.
All vehicles must display parking pass at all times.
Alcoholic Beverages are restricted to your campsite for use in moderation only.
We will do our best to accommodate
specific site requests. All sites include a picnic table and fire ring.
Advance reservations are recommended. All rates and events subject to
Cabin Cleaning: Cabins are expected to be left in reasonable clean condition. Charges will be assessed for damages and extraordinary cleaning.
Campfires are part of the camping
experience. However, put the fire out properly when not attended. All
fires must be of reasonable size so as to not endanger anyone or
anything. Do not move fire rings.
Check-In/Check-Out Times: Check-in time is 3:00 pm CST for cabins and noon CST for campsites. Check-out time for cabins and campsites is 11:00 AM CST. Late checkouts will be charged an additional $5 per hour.
Firewood should not be brought in from out
of Kentucky. Pests and disease harmful to our trees are frequently
transported this way and have killed numerous trees in our Park already.
In compliance with a request from the Commonwealth of Kentucky we no
longer allow out-of-state firewood in the Park. If through oversight you
brought some into the Park, please do not take it off your
truck/camper/vehicle. Please transport it back out of the Park when you
continue your journey. We offer firewood for sale at the Ranger Station
as a reasonable price and will gladly deliver it to your site upon
Fall Festival & Halloween Weekends now require payment in full by August.
Holiday Periods are Memorial Day (May 26-28), 4th of July (July 1-5) and Labor Day (Sept 1-3). A three night minimum stay is required and must be paid in full prior to arrival. No discount is allowed during Holiday Periods.
Quiet Hours: For the comfort of your neighbor, quiet time begins at 11:00 PM CST. This means no radios, loud music or disturbing noises. Quiet time is from 11:00 PM CST to 8:00 AM CST (strickly enforced). All children are to be at your site/cabin during this time.
Your Guests: Please register any incoming
guests or visitors you may have arriving; a daily guest fee is
applicable. Day visitors and guests may not bring pets and must wear a wristband at all times.
Litter: Please help keep our Park beautiful. Please do not litter and please do not throw cigarette butts on the ground.
Minimum Check In/Reservation age is 21 Years Old.
Smoking is not allowed in all buildings
and cabins, game room, swimming pools, Water Zone Splashpad and
waterslide areas. Please dispose of cigarette butts properly.
No Pets in Rental Cabins: Due to health
regulations, pets are not permitted in any of our rental units except
pets that are registered in our Lincoln's Logs (Cabins 1 - 10) and Amish
Cabins (11-20). There is a $10 per pet per night fee. If a pet is found
in any of these areas, you will forfeit all rental fees, be charged a
special cleaning fee, and will be asked to leave the Park.
Pets staying in Campsites: Pets (maximum
of 2) are allowed on your campsite on a leash and under the owner's
control at all times. They must be kept in a camper, tent or RV at night
and must never be left unattended. Unattended and/or noisy pets are
grounds for immediate removal from the Park without refund. Pets are not
allowed in rental cabins (except 1 - 20), pools and pool areas, water
slide or camp resort buildings, or people playgrounds. Aggressive pets
are not allowed and will not be tolerated. No breeds perceived by others to be aggressive breeds are permitted in the park including but not limited to Dobermans, Rottweilers, Pit Bulls, Mastiffs and others due to requirement of our insurance. Dog walk areas are available
and marked on the Park perimeters. Please clean up and dispose of all
pet waste -- doggie bags are provided for your convenience. There is not
a fee for these pets.
Proper Swim Attire at Pool Areas, Water Zone Splashpad and Waterslide:
Cut offs and street clothes are not acceptable. Parents need to
accompany 16 year olds and under at all water facilities. Please help us
with these safety issues. Under garments are not swimwear and not
appropriate to be in our pool areas. No lifeguards are on duty; swim at
your own risk.
For Safety Reasons: We do not allow fireworks, firearms, or weapons of any kind, ATV's, go-carts, scooters or mini-bikes.
Golf Carts: We have a limited number of
golf carts for rent. We recommend reserving at the time you make your
reservation. Only $50 per day in summer and $30 per day in Spring and
Fall. Friday and Saturday rental requires a 2-day minimum. We now have
one 6-Seat Premium Golf cart at a rate of $115 per day
during peak season and Halloween and $55 per day in Spring and Fall.
Friday and Saturday rental requires a 2-day minimum. You must be 21
years old to reserve and drive our golf carts. A credit card on file is
required to rent a cart. Effective Jan 1st, 2018 personal golf carts are no longer allowed per insurance requirements
Personal Golf Carts: Personal Golf Carts
are allowed in the Park. Effective 2015 the fee is $10 per day with a
maximum of $50 per calendar year. You are no longer required to show
proof of insurance. The cart must be registered with the Ranger Station
staff upon arrival in the campground. The minimum driver age is 21 years
old. The driver and riders must abide by all Campground rules.
Compliance with all rules is mandatory or all cart privileges will be
revoked without refund. ATV's are not allowed. Effective Jan 1st, 2018 personal golf carts are no longer allowed per insurance requirements.
Refunds and Cancellations: Sorry, but we
do not give refunds for illnesses, work schedule changes, inclement
weather, acts of nature or other events beyond the Park's control. All
reservations require a seven (7) day notice of cancellation for a full
refund less a $15.00 administrative fee. Cancellations with less than
seven (7) days notice result in forfeiture of reservation deposit.
Reservations not checked in by 11:00 AM CST in the morning after your
scheduled arrival date will be released without refund.
Safe, Slow Driving is a Must for cars,
bicycles and golf carts. Children are at play throughout the entire
Park. Please obseve the 5 MPH speed limit on all Park roads. This
applies to the rental carts as well.
Site Restrictions: Camping rates are for 1
camping unit plus 1 vehicle; an additional tent or vehicle may be added
for an additional fee or $10 per night.Camping rates are based on 4 persons per site,
additional per person fees are $5 per night (ages 3-60). A Maximum of 8 persons and one family
per site. Please do not ask for exceptions as we feel this is very
No Operations of Unlicensed Motorized Vehicles:
For example, scooters, mini-bikes, ATV's. You must be a legal licensed
driver to operate any motor vehicle. Mopeds only allowed with current
Entrance on to the campground property
constitutes permission for the management of Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park
Camp - Resort to photograph the visitor while on the premises and to
use any resulting pictures for any lawful purpose without compensation
to the visitor. The guest assumes all risks and danger incidental to the
activity of camping in a rustic outdoors environment while
participating in recreational activities, such as hiking, swimming,
Jumping Pillow or mini-golf at the Camp-Resort or of being injured as a
result of inclement weather conditions, and agrees that the Camp-Resort
and it's owners, agents and employees are not liable for injuries of
property or damages resulting from such causes.
Pond: Swimming is not allowed in the pond.
Fishing: Fishing is allowed in the pond, however, it is catch and release only.
Trash: We have trash bins throughout the Park. It is your responsibility to dispose of your trash properly.
Hoverboards:At this time hoverboards are not allowed in the park for safety reasons.
Our Expansion 2017 - 2018
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