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Bridal Cave

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Address: 526 Bridal Cave Rd, Highway 5, Lake Road 5-88, 2 miles north of Camdenton, Missouri, Camdenton, MO 65020-2814
Phone Number:
+1 573-346-2676
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Rated as one of the most scenic caverns in America, Bridal Cave has more...

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.

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We were mesmerized by all the beautiful formations. It's a huge cave and our tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Totally worth it!

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were mesmerized by all the beautiful formations. It's a huge cave and our tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Totally worth it!

Thank ilinun
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It had been three decades since I'd been here last. I took my fiancé and we literally had a blast! We'll be back.

Thank Steven L
Saint Louis
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went on an hour tour with Blue as our guide today.We were the only ones there, so it was like our own private tour. Blue (sorry if I am spelling this wrong) was sooo knowledgeable, and so easy to talk to, he made the tour fun. You could tell he loved his job and made us really appreciate all the... More 

Thank EvyDel
Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Cave for our first time about 2 weeks ago. This was a good visit. They also have a nice gift shop. A very pretty cave. Our tour guide was super nice and knowledgeable..quite the tour. About a 1 hr tour. A fair amount of stairs at first to get to the cave entrance so keep that in... More 

Thank Tony H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I have been in other caves before, I definitely enjoyed my visit here. The tour was very instructive and the leader able to answer all questions asked. I would recommend it to friends.

Thank LoneEmperor
Overland Park, Kansas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and family took a tour of the Bridal Cave and it was very nice. The views in the cave were excellent. Our guide was very informative. Definitely something well worth visiting.

Thank shood1195
Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

one of the most beautiful caves I have seen in Missouri. not much climbing which is great but lots of beautiful cave features.

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Green, Ohio
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great visit. It was rainy at the lake so we decided to go to bridal cave. A little pricy but worth it. Our tour guide Lindsey was informative and fun! About half way thru you think you are going to be done-as with most cave and cavern tours-but there was more! Great way to spend a rainy am.... More 

Thank Kathyrose2013
Camdenton, Missouri
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Bridal Cave is everything you ever dreamed of seeing! The tour guide was exceptional. Very informative and gave us time to take great pics and answer questions. A must see when visiting Lake of The Ozarks.

Thank thewench61
Cottleville, Missouri
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

My off season visit was great. Ended up being the only one on the tour. Taking advantage of the unique opportunity I asked a lot of questions. The guide was terrfic. Looking forward to visit more caves!

Thank dliebel38

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