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Bridal Cave Underground University!

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Looking to provide an educational experience for your group, while also providing tons of fun? Then Bridal Cave Underground University is just the trip you need!  In this blog, we will discuss all of the amazing details that have created BCUU, and why you should bring your 2nd-8th grade students on this informative, but exciting trip to Bridal Cave!  Who is Bridal Cave Underground University Presented By? Bridal Cave and Thunder Mountain Park is proud to announce a new educational field trip for 2022, the Bridal Cave Underground University. Bridal Cave has partnered with the scientists of Esteem Education Co, a leader in online earth science education and technology programming, to bring your class a unique educational program on the Ozarks karst topography. What does BCUU have to offer? Bridal Cave Underground University is an interactive educational program aimed at the 2-8th grade level. Pre and post tour educational videos and class participation on lab experiments are provided fo

Year-Round Fun for Everyone!

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Bridal Cave is proudly open all year-round for tons of family fun! Experience all seasons when you visit- from the beautiful flowers in the spring, to the gorgeous leaves in the fall! Our cave also stays at a nice 60-degrees, so no matter the season you and your family will be comfortable!  In addition to the beauty of Bridal Cave, we also offer so much fun to be had by all! Read more to learn about what we offer and how you can have year-round access to one of the most scenic caves in America!   Year-Round Access! One of the best perks of Bridal Cave is that we offer a season pass that lasts you for the entire year! Meaning that regardless of the season, you can enjoy the beauty that resides here in the one of the best cave tours in Camdenton, MO !  Plus, there's always something to see with every visit! Coming in the fall? You get to experience the radiant fall colors and decorations that we put out! In the summer, you can enjoy the overlook of the lake and bask in that warm, sum

Bridal Cave Venues for Your Wedding!

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At Bridal Cave, we are known for a few things- being one of the most scenic cave tours in America , being the best spot for family fun in Camdenton, MO, and for having one of the most unique wedding spots in America!  But, how much do you really know about our wedding venues? Did you know that we have three separate venues for your choosing? We know that your idea of perfect isn't limited to just one selection, which is why we offer three gorgeous venues to choose from when planning your perfect day.  Read about the options you have below!  Option #1: Award Winning Bridal Chapel inside Bridal Cave One of our most popular choices out of the three is our award winning bridal chapel inside Bridal Cave! This beautiful venue is located inside of the cavern and can host up to 50 guests! This venue has been named as one of the most unique wedding venues in America , and for good reason! You will find looking back on the images you take, that the scenery surrounding you is absolutely breat

The BEST Summer Experience for Your Family!

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Are you looking for some inspiration for a fun, but educational family trip to take this summer before the school year starts? Well, we have some great news for you! The best family fun trip in Missouri awaits for you and your family! We have so many fun things to do, and we can't wait to share them with you! To discover all the fun that you and your family can be having this summer, read more!  1. The Cave, of Course!  We can't start this list without mentioning the amazing trip that is Bridal Cave! Our cave has been voted the most scenic cave tour in America, and we take great pride in that! You will be led on a one-hour tour of the gorgeous cave system and get to see a plethora of structures, such as, giant columns, delicate soda straws, and massive draperies abound throughout the cave!  Plus, throughout the summer months, ending in September, we offer guided lantern tours! These tours are for the adventurous family seeking some night-time fun! Your kiddos can learn all abo

What Our Visitors Think About Bridal Cave!

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Have you been debating on exploring Bridal Cave, but are worried the experience isn't worth the trip? Well, we want to show you how amazing our cave tours are and showcase the testimonials from the wonderful people who have taken the time to visit Bridal Cave! If you haven't been to one of  America's most scenic cave tours , then don't take our word, but rather the reviews of those who have come out and experienced the amazingness themselves!  Testimonials -Rae W. "Awe struck! Lots of water formations to see! I like the group picture they take at the beginning and have processed during the tour; it's available for purchase at the end of the tour. The kids loved the whole experience!!" -Brendan S. "This was fun and worth seeing. We took the guided tour that took approximately an hour. Cost was $22 for adults, free parking. They offer you a picture at the end for $10. Additional copies can be obtained in the gift shop for $10 per. We also did the rock/g

Plan Your Next Gathering at Bridal Cave’s Event Center!

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Finding the perfect spot for your next big event doesn't have to be a hassle when you have the best event space in Missouri - Bridal Cave's Event Center! Our center is perfect for any type of gathering. Plus, reserving the space is hassle-free, and we can't wait to tell you how you can plan your next event in this blog!  Keep reading and find out how you can reserve this space for your next big get together!  All About the Event Center! Thunder Mountain Park Event Center is an intimate mountaintop venue located on one of the highest points of Camden County with a million dollar view of the Lake of the Ozarks and the surrounding Ozark Mountains. This newly remodeled facility is available for any group occasion but is ideal for: -Weddings -Receptions -Family Reunions -Corporate Meetings -Private Parties Event center rental is only $300 per day with all other services available a la carte by recommended vendors. The Rental Contract Our rental contract can be found on our websi

The History of Bridal Cave

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Are you aware of the rich history surrounding Bridal Cave? In our newest blog we want to discuss the legends, the facts, and the process of our tours and how you can immerse yourself in Bridal Cave and get a new perspective on this beautiful landmark! Bridal Cave is beautiful by itself, but once you add in the backstory, you will find that even if you have been before, the history makes your next visit to the most scenic cave tour in America a completely new experience!  Read more below to discover all you need to know about the history of Bridal Cave! The Legend of Bridal Cave Centuries before the paleface found his way into the Ozark Mountains, this vicinity was inhabited by the Osage Native Americans. Within the Osage tribe many smaller tribes were formed. Centuries ago, the Osage Native Americans discovered the pristine beauty that lies beneath Thunder Mountain. Local folklore tells of a legendary Native American wedding ceremony held in the cave in the early 1800s. Word spread fa