The Town of Elkin TRACK Trail is located on the section of the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail that passes through Elkin. The TRACK Trail follows Elkin Creek from the Elkin Municipal Park and ends at the Yadkin River.
The trail is 0.7 miles one-way (1.4 miles roundtrip) from the trailhead to the scenic view of the river. From there, the Overmountain Victory Trail continues along the Yadkin River.
Adventures for Town of Elkin
Birds of the Blue Ridge MountainsDifficulty:
Nature's Hide & SeekDifficulty:
Overmountain Victory TrailDifficulty:
The Town of Elkin is about 45 minutes from Winston-Salem. From I-77 N, Take exit 82 for N Carolina 67 toward Elkin/Jonesville/Boonville. Turn left onto N Carolina 67 W. Turn left onto Elm St. Turn right onto W Main St/U.S. 21 Bus and continue over the bridge. Turn left onto NC-268 Business W (W Spring St). The park will be on your left. The trailhead is located near the tennis courts.
The TRACK Trail program is sponsored by the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation.
The Town of Elkin TRACK Trail is made possible by a partnership with the North Carolina Parks and Recreation Association, The Town of Elkin, and the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation's Kids in Parks program.