May 02, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos

Photography tours of Onondaga and Cathedral caves offered at Onondaga Cave State Park May 18

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 2, 2019 – Are you an avid and artistic photographer looking for a new and unique subject? Then look no further than Onondaga Cave State Park. Join a member of the Onondaga Friends Association with a passion for photography as she leads tours through two great caves for hours of photographic possibilities Saturday, May 18.

The Cathedral Cave tour is from 9 a.m. to noon and the Onondaga Cave tour is from 1 to 4 p.m. There is a fee associated with the event; fee and registration information can be found at Guests have the option to tour one or both caves on these adventures.

Please bring your own equipment and tripods on this photographic adventure as no equipment will be provided by the park. 

Conditions in the cave include limited lighting, concrete walkways, metal handrails, cool temperature (57 degrees F) and high humidity (nearing 100%). Participants are encouraged to dress in layers of warm clothing and wear sturdy, closed-toe shoes or boots.

Future tour dates are June 23, July 27, Aug. 18, Sept. 21 and Oct. 6.

Onondaga Cave State Park is located 7 miles southeast of the Leasburg exit off Interstate 44 on Highway H. For more information about this event, call the park at 573-522-3760.

For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit the web at Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.