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Bridal Cave

526 Bridal Cave Rd, Highway 5, Lake Road 5-88, 2 miles north of Camdenton, Missouri, Camdenton, MO 65020-2814
+1 573-346-2676
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If you have not visited Bridal Cave before you are missing a wonderful experience. We went on a... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
H8210XZrichardc
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Overland Park, Kansas
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3rd most scenic cave in the US

They said it was the 3rd most scenic cave in the US and I agree. It is very pretty with great... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Megan C
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Rated as one of the most scenic caverns in America, Bridal Cave has more formations per square foot than any other known cave or cavern in the United States. Park facilities include visitors center, cave tours, gift shop, rock shop, boat dock(on Lake of the Ozarks), nature trails, gemstone mining and observation tower. Open Year Round.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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526 Bridal Cave Rd, Highway 5, Lake Road 5-88, 2 miles north of Camdenton, Missouri, Camdenton, MO 65020-2814
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"rainy day"
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

If you have not visited Bridal Cave before you are missing a wonderful experience. We went on a weekday and were lucky to have a private tour with just the four of us. Tiffany was are tour guide and she did an outstanding job. Her...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

They said it was the 3rd most scenic cave in the US and I agree. It is very pretty with great formations. Maybe not great for little ones or elderly because there are some tight squeezes you have to get to and you can't touch...More

Thank Megan C
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The location is scenic. The road going there is steep and might be a challenge for large RVs. The cave is pretty and has many fascinating formations. I would say that if you have been through several other caves...More

Thank Steven H
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Cave tour took about and hour and the kids loved it. It's amazing to see the sites inside the cave and indescribable to understand how it was all formed. The underground lake was something to see as well. Was told the depth was about 20'...More

Thank Mike P
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Unbelievable cave! The road from the street into the parking area can be confusing so GPS it or watch the signs. Parking comes up out of nowhere. Blue was our tour guide and did a great job. He was friendly , knowledgeable, and I found...More

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Based on reviews, we decided to check this place out. We are glad we did! Our tour guide was very informative, and really fun. She allowed us plenty of time to take lots of photos, and we learned a lot about how the cave and...More

Thank RunningGirl14
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Wonderful, affordable stop for the whole family. We wanted to show our Grandkids a little bit of Missouri while they were visiting this summer. The cave is spectacular, the young tour guide did an excellent job talking about the history and how these incredible formations...More

Thank Gary M
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

I would go again hoping to have a different Guide. The place is very interesting but groups can be to big to see and hear what is going on.

Thank dregole
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We have had a condo at the lake of the Ozarks for the last 10 years and just finally went to bridal cave for the first time. Not really sure why it took us so long but it was an amazing stop. You can go...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

From the moment you step into the cave, you are amazed! The formations are so plentiful you can't seem to take it all in. The guide was very interesting and knew quite a bit about the place. She had a great sense of humor and...More

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Pauline W
11 July 2017|
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Response from Jill D | Reviewed this property |
Depending on how heavy. 200 to 250 would be ok I think. The walk is slow and mostly flat. Some tight squeezes, but not that tight.
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melimo1017
22 March 2017|
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Response from Steve T | Property representative |
Absolutely!!!
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ELKW
27 February 2017|
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Response from Steve T | Property representative |
Both caves are very worthwhile
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