2017 Yadkin Riverkeeper Tour. This is one of the last Riverkeeper paddles of 2017. Enjoy the Yadkin from Ronda to Crater Park in Elkin (6.8 mi, approx. 2 hours). https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-yadkin-riverkeeper-tour-paddle-in-elkin-tickets-31762885646?aff=erelexpmlt
Hike and paddle the Mountains-to-Sea Trail in one day. Yes, that’s 1,175 miles in one day. Elkin is considered Segment 6 of the trip. Go to https://www.meetup.com/MSTSegment6/ and follow the directions to find a “leg” you’d like to complete.
The 5th annual Insane Terrain 5K Trail Race. All proceeds benefit the Elkin Valley Trails Association. For more information and to register: http://insaneterrain5k.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=5607
Duck and Turtle Regatta. Adopt a duck or turtle at the Farmer’s Market in Elkin on Saturday mornings. At $5 each, you get a chance for some great prizes and help support EVTA and the Yadkin Valley Rotary Club. https://www.elkinfarmersmarket.com/