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 22, 6:30P at the Wetumpka Civic Center on Main Street is a free lecture by Dr. David King

Guided Tours, Friday, February 23rd and Saturday, February 24th, Trinty Episcopal Church (across the street from Winn Dixie) 

  • Friday at 11:30A & 1:15P (reservation highly recommended).
  • Saturday at 9:00A, 10:45A, and 12:55P (reservation highly recommended).
  • Cost $25 adults and $15 children up to 18 years of age.  Not recommended for children below age 7.  Tour vans cannot accommodate car seats. 
  • Pre-registration please contact Nicole Dodd 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.