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Onondaga Cave

7556 St Route H, Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg, MO 65535
+1 573-245-6600
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We visited the Onondaga Cave on June 21, 2018 and so glad we did. My husband and I are in our 60’s... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sadee119
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Galena, Illinois
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What a wonder!

I don’t need to say much, just look at the pictures. It is seriously mind blowing! Besides being... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MPaolucci
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Descend into the depths of Onondaga Cave State Park and drop into a world of wonder: towering stalagmites, dripping stalactites, and active flowstones help make the cave a National Natural Landmark and illustrate why Missouri is often called “The Cave State.” Visitors can take guided tours into the underground wonderland. Open for tours seasonally.
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“state park” (12 reviews)
“our tour guide” (15 reviews)
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7556 St Route H, Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg, MO 65535
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+1 573-245-6600
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"wear proper shoes"
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"steep ramp"
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"light jacket"
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"natural features"
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"gift shop"
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"natural wonder"
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"walking shoes"
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"amazing tour"
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"year round"
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"well worth the stop"
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"minute tour"
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"great place to take the kids"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Onondaga Cave on June 21, 2018 and so glad we did. My husband and I are in our 60’s and we didn’t have any problems with the walk at all. We were 180 ft down under. It was beautiful to see all...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t need to say much, just look at the pictures. It is seriously mind blowing! Besides being a wonder of nature, the staff makes it even better, we had an engaged knowledgeable guide, Keegan (not sure about the spelling) that exposed every single detail...More

2  Thank MPaolucci
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found out about this place from a cavern map at our hotel in Sullivan. We bought the combination ticket for both Cathedral and the main Onondaga cave. We did the 10:00 am Cathedral tour, and only one other couple showed in addition to our...More

2  Thank A1derbean
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends had never been in a cave. We stopped on our way back from Branson. Our tour guide Truman was great. There are no steps but there are some very steep ramps. Make sure you wear proper shoes. It can be slick. The cost...More

1  Thank reindeerlvr
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first trip to Onondaga Cave State Park, and we had a great visit. We camped Friday to Sunday. It rained but that didn't keep us from having an excellent time. The cave was the highlight of our trip. Mitchell was an excellent...More

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ocsp7556, Manager at Onondaga Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

We are elated that your first trip to our park was exciting despite the unpleasant weather! Thank you for the kind words about the park, the cave and the tour guide. We are truly glad you enjoyed your stay with Missouri State Parks.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Had to make a comment about this once in a life time adventure I experienced many years ago. I have never forgot my trip to New Mexico with my family when I was a young girl. Along the way while travelling thru Missouri we noticed...More

1  Thank rose4094
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

onondaga cave is one of the amazing creation of almighty god and well preserved by great americans.guide was very friendly and given great information about cave.

2  Thank wxdilbar
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Our group enjoyed the spooky cave tour. Guide went slow since lighting was a bit less in this tour. The cave is spectacular! Amazing!!! Steep ramps up and down No steps in cave Good hand rails throughout most of the cave The floor surface of...More

3  Thank Mayga1
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

The cave tours (there are two) are very nice and not over crowded. The museum in the visitor center has a few interesting facts. The campground we stayed at was nicely spaced out and well maintained. While the bathrooms could have been cleaner it was...More

2  Thank straav
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I was here camping at the Onondaga State Park to see the full solar eclipse. We also took the 90 minute Cave tour. Our naturalist guide, Dan, was excellent. The cave formations were extraordinary! I've never seen a cave with such variety of stalactites, stalagmites,...More

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Christy S
20 September 2017|
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Response from xwtmc | Reviewed this property |
This is not a cave for self tours.
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mdr838
10 August 2016|
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Response from 294beckyg | Reviewed this property |
The tour of the cave itself will take between 75 and 120 minutes - we found out this is highly variable based on the tour guide. But, there are also hiking trails and a walking tour of another cave in the same area, so you... More
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Connie T
25 July 2015|
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Response from Cindy0013 | Reviewed this property |
Onondaga Cave tour fees are: Regular Admission Group Rates * Adult $15 $10 Teenager (ages 13-17) $15 $8 Child (ages 6-12) $9 $6... More
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