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Bluff Dwellers Cave

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Marvelous Cave Tour

Mary Jane led us on a marvelous tour of Bluff Dwellers Cave! She has a hilarious personality and a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cathy P
Great cave experience

We took this cave tour with our guide Cory, recently. I have been in a lot of caves including... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Centennial, Colorado
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Bluff Dwellers Cave is decorated with stalactites, stalagmites, draperies, saw tooth drapes, flowstone, cave popcorn, cave coral, and cave sponge and more. Your tour guide will show you the beautiful calcite formations that were delicately formed...more
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163 Cave Rd, Noel, MO 64854
+1 417-475-3666
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mary Jane led us on a marvelous tour of Bluff Dwellers Cave! She has a hilarious personality and a wealth of knowledge about the cave and family who owns it. We would highly recommend the tour, museum and gem panning!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took this cave tour with our guide Cory, recently. I have been in a lot of caves including Luray, Carlsbad, and Mammoth Caves. This tour was thoroughly enjoyable and was one of my favorite cave experiences ever. There were many wet cave features we...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

This was the most informative and entertaining tour I have ever been on. Cory was well informed and helpful in making our tour a great experience for us. He’s very professional and quite talented at presenting the information. I would highly recommend this place to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

We took a lantern light tour around Halloween and it was amazing. Wonderful stories, truth and myth and learned about the cave. It was the first lantern tour we had taken but not our first time there. Besides guided tours, the cave offers a mineral...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katy S
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

We were visiting family in a nearby town and decided to stop in Noel to check out Bluff dwellers cave. Best decision ever! This is family owned and operated and has been since the caves first discovery. I must say that they go above and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

Beautiful cave and knowledgeable guides show you various beautiful and amazing formations. Our guide Cory made our tour fun and very enjoyable. My granddaughter absolutely loved our time there. Great for all ages, with a nice gift shop and museum on site as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

Our guide, Nicole, made this a great cave tour! Her knowledge and humor were boundless and we truly had a wonderful time. The tour lasted over an hour and we saw plenty of cave life. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Bluff Dweller’s Cave has so many awesome formations and I can’t believe I hadn’t heard of it before! My favorite was the “duck pond” where we got to see salamander tadpoles. To me, the best part of the cave is getting to see so many...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rain P
Reviewed March 7, 2019

Nicole did a great job on our tour. We learned a great deal. The museum/gift shop is fun to look through when waiting for the tour to begin. The tour is easy walking with a few stairs and a couple areas to stoop over. Nothing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

We has a friend from out of town in for the weekend and we needed something to do on a rainy morning with our kids. We were pleasantly surprised with this cave! The facilities and cave were very clean and well kept. Our guide Cory...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from 318bks | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so it was narrow in spots and two flights of stairs to the opening