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Bonne Terre Mine Tours - West End Diving

#1 of 4 things to do in Bonne Terre Features Animals
185 Park Ave, Bonne Terre, MO 63628-1763
+1 888-843-3483
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Amazing. Historical. Interesting. Beautiful.

This mine is astounding. Best tour I've been on in years. Billion gallon lake is the place to go... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great weekend of diving

Just completed another great weekend of diving at Bonne Terre Mine. The staff is outstanding and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve C
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185 Park Ave, Bonne Terre, MO 63628-1763
+1 888-843-3483
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mine is astounding. Best tour I've been on in years. Billion gallon lake is the place to go for all 4 Scuba Certifications - in one place... in fact, it is the ONLY place to get it all done. Pretty much undamaged, really fun...More

Thank viajamujer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just completed another great weekend of diving at Bonne Terre Mine. The staff is outstanding and even the owner was there to great the divers.If you want to dive at one of the most unique dive sites in the world you have give Bonne Terre...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bonne Terre Mine is one of my favorite dive sites! On my most recent trip, I had an event to go to in St Louis, so I decided I'd make a weekend of it, stay in Bonne Terre, and get some diving in. I stayed...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The B&B (associated with the dive operation) was a quaint location by looking at it but it had numerous deficiencies. The beds were like bricks and the pillows were hardly comfortable. The B&B was to place 4 packaged cinnamon rolls and 4 8oz juices in...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went on a dive trip with my diving club and the majority of the dive staff of Huron Scuba of Ann Arbor, MI. We were there on a Saturday and Sunday in March 2017. This is just a must do for any scuba diver....More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently we traveled to visit Bonne Terre Mine after seeing the story on the History Channel. Such an amazing place that had been our bucket list. Besides doing the scuba, we also did the walking and water tour which added to the experience from an...More

Thank Cindy B
Doug G, Owner at Bonne Terre Mine Tours - West End Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed you time at The Mine at Bonne Terre

Reviewed 22 May 2017

1st of all, the mine is beautiful, there is no doubting that. Unfortunately, the diving seems to be a total cash grab and, frankly, unsafe. It's ridiculously crowded with huge groups going thru one after the other (just in my group, there were 17 of...More

Thank Amy Y
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The world's largest lead mine covering miles and miles under the city. I did 4 dives with the West End diving guides on a weekend. The guides were great and very knowledgeable with the history and trails in the mine. There are 67 steps then...More

Thank BenB_Michigan
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Want amazing experience. Staff was super and set our group up for wonderful dive. Our Tour Guide/Dive Master explained what we were about to experience as well as the safety guidelines. Once in the water, you almost need to take a pause to take it...More

Thank rockymountaindiver55
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Save your money, this place was over rated and a scam. I understand paying for diving but they tac on extra for weights, or you can bring your own weights and carry them down into the cave and back up each night. They say that...More

Thank Debiwinter
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Theresa S
Can I bring my service dog?
9 April 2017|
Response from MilitaryBob | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I don't know, and suggest you call them direct.
Drue S
Anyone know of discount tickets?
28 May 2016|
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Response from BTM_Staff | Property representative |
One dollar off for AAA