Wetumpka Impact Crater Tours


The Wetumpka Impact Crater Commission, The City of Wetumpka, Elmore County and Auburn University hold annual Crater Tour and Lecture Events during the early winter each year.   

On Thursday, February 23, 6:30P at the Wetumpka Civic Center on Main Street is a free lecture by Dr. David King

Guided Tours, February 25th, Trinty Episcopal Church (across the street from Winn Dixie) at 8:25A, 9:55A, 1145A and 1:15P (reservation required).

  • Cost $25 adults and $15 children up to 18 years of age.  Not recommended for children below age 10.  Tour vans cannot accommodate car seats. 
  • Pre-registration please contact Valencia Johnson at 334-567-5147 or email 


Guide Books for the Wetumpka Impact Crater are provided as part of each Tour or can be obtained from Dr King at his Web page, . Dr King can also provide copies of the 2002 scientific paper proving impact origin, a PDF file of galley proofs  and other information through his web page.