The Elmore County city of Wetumpka lies just 30 minutes from Alabama's capital of Montgomery. There are a number of local attractions close to homes for rent in Wetumpka in addition to the variety of cultural and leisure destinations just down the road at the nearby municipal and metropolitan center.
One of the more unique leisure offerings near Wetumpka rentals is the option for whitewater excitement at Coos River Adventures. The business provides services ranging from canoeing to kayak fishing and equipment including sit-inside kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and sit-on-top kayaks. There are also four parks on dry land in the city: Memorial Park, Wetumpka Municipal Park, Meadowbrook Park and Gold Star Park. To get up close and personal with animals from five continents, renters can take a short ride to the Montgomery Zoo. Home to more than 500 animals, the zoo can be a delightful place to spend a day with the kids. Fans of country music will want to check out the Hank Williams Museum, which houses 35 showcases of memorabilia.