NC Trail Days 2021 COVID-19 Update:
At this time, area trails are currently open, though we remind all to respect social distancing even while enjoying the outdoors. We are excited about planning for NC Trail Days 2021 and hope to see you this Spring in Elkin and Jonesville.
2021 Guided Hikes
Downtown Elkin Historic Hike
Thursday, June 3 @ 1PM | Friday, June 4 @ 1PM | Saturday, June 5 @ 1PM
Easy, 1-2 Miles
Meeting point to begin hike is the Trail Tree Sign on E. Main St., across from The Liberty / Angry Troll Brewing Parking Lot- 222 E Main St, Elkin, 36°14'42.2"N 80°50'53.6"W
Carter Falls Powerhouse Loop Hike
Thursday, June 3 @ 10AM | Friday, June 4 @ 10AM | Saturday, June 4 @ 8AM |
Sunday, June 6 @ 8AM
1 Mile, Easy/Moderate.
Meeting point: Carter Falls Trail Head
Grassy Creek Vineyard to Carter Falls Hike
Thursday, June 3 @ 10AM | Friday, June 4 @ 10AM | Saturday, June 5 @ 10AM | Sunday, June 6 @ 10AM
4 Miles, Easy/Moderate
Meetup Location: Grassy Creek Vineyard
Forest Bathing Hike, The Japanese Custom of Shinrin Yoku
Saturday, June 5 @ 9AM & 11AM | Sunday, June 6 @ 9AM & 11AM
1.5 Miles, Easy.
Meetup Location: Grassy Creek Vineyard 36.29421086853064, -80.86223200259845
E&A Rail Trail, Industry, David Allen Forge Hike
Thursday, June 3 @ 3PM | Friday, June 4 @ 3PM | Saturday, June 4 @ 3PM |
Sunday, June 6 @ 3PM
3-4.5 Miles, Easy.
Meetup Location: Elkin Public Library
Friday, June 4 @ 8AM & 9:30AM
1.5 Miles, Easy
8:00 am Hike: Meetup location: Trail Tree sign at the east end of Main Street, across from The Liberty parking lot- 222 East Main Street / 36.245044029896434, -80.84821128747222
9:30 am Hike: Meetup location: Elkin Municipal Park Bandshell: 334 Elk Spur St, 36.25202649585143, -80.86140373264512
Garden Creek Moonshine Still Hikes
Thursday, June 3 @ 9AM & 11AM | Friday, June 4 @ 9Am & 11AM
2 Miles, Moderate/Strenuous
Meetup Location: Garden Creek Baptist Church, Stone Mountain State Park36.38911014381531, -81.06927753811834