Formation at Stark Caverns seen in black light

New Black Light Tours

Get ready for a truly unique experience. Stark Caverns will soon be offering black light tours. We have tested the tour with several guests and they loved it. Visitors will enter the darkened cave with their specially trained guide, wearing their...

Posted on Mar 6, 2019

Last year's spring flowers growing outside the cave entrance


It’s been quite a winter here in Eldon. We’ve had more snow and ice than we’ve seen in a long time. As a result, our hill was unsafe for employees and for visitors forcing us to close the property for more than 10 days this season – double the...

Posted on Mar 6, 2019

Panning for Treasure

Did you ever wish you could pan for gold in the old west or perhaps join an archaelogical dig where a new type of dinosaur has been discovered? I always thought that would be an amazing experience. As part of this insatiable desire we humans have to...

Posted on Jun 29, 2018

The Grimm Tale at Stark Caverns

The Grimm Tale at Stark Caverns

AN EXIT GAME IN THE CAVE?????? Oh yeah, we had to do that. A few months ago, we had the privilege of working with Shawnee Bluff Winery for our incredibly fun and successful Valentine's event. Little did we know that this event would lead to a new...

Posted on May 21, 2018