Category: Supporters

People who support the trails by membership on the Steering Committee or members of the EVTA mailing list.

2014 EVTA Recap

6,574 hours. That’s just shy of 274 days. According to Bill Blackley, the EVTA Governing Group Chairperson, those are the hours the organization dedicated to various projects in 2014. It’s quite a list: Work projects: • Three Boy Scout Eagle projects • Six benches…

Watch the E&A Rail Trail Footbridge Installation

Check out this short video of the first bridge over the Elkin Creek being installed on the E & A Rail Trail/Stone Mountain Trail. Thank, David Ray for capturing the event! Next bridge on the trail being will be installed Summer of 2015!

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EVTA sends occasional email updates to let you know about trail workdays, fundraisers, progress reports and good news about Elkin Valley trails. Subscribe (or manage your subscription) to the Newsletter Archive of Past Newsletters We use Constant Contact email system…we do not share our email list,…

Volunteer: Writers (and Photographers)

Is journalism your thing? Writing, photographing or both? We are trying to build a small team of writers and photographers to help us keep everyone informed about upcoming, and past, events. Our first requirement is passion. If you have that, you are hired! Comfort…

Join Us for the Official Ribbon Cutting for New E&A Rail Trail Bridge – Oct 18

When: Saturday, October 18 2014 The ribbon cutting will be immediately after the Insane Terrain 5k awards ceremony – approximately 10:15 a.m. Where: Elkin Municipal Park, Hwy 268 Join us for Insane Terrain and then stay and celebrate this milestone on the greater Stone…

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See You on the E & A Rail Trail…NOW OPEN!

EVTA and the Town of Elkin are happy to welcome you to take a walk or bike on a new segment of the E & A Rail Trail/Stone Mountain Trail, and invite you to linger awhile on our new pedestrian foot bridge across the…

Volunteers Planting at Site of the New Bridge Over Elkin Creek

EVTA is so happy to share that we will have the pedestrian bridge over the Elkin Creek near Elkin Municipal Park installed any day now! The bridge is on site and work is progressing. Thanks to Charles Fletcher who donated several blueberry bushes that…

Be a Part of Developing the Trail Masterplan to Link Stone Mtn to Pilot Mountain

The Elkin Valley Trails Assn. has been designated as the Task Force for building the NC Mountains-to-Sea Trail (MST) in this area. We’re developing a “Masterplan” for the MST from Stone Mountain State Park through Elkin/Jonesville to Pilot Mountain State Park in coordination with…

JOIN THE CONVERSATION – CYCLE ELKIN ON FACEBOOK

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Please join in an EVTA conversation and efforts to create an in-town cycling network of trails as well as single-track mountain biking loops… https://www.facebook.com/cycle.elkin