Drop in and check out the skins and skulls of animals that are found in this area. A ranger will be on hand to answer questions. At park office.
Events and Programs
Elk Knob State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful.
Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.
Join a park ranger for a hike along the Beech Tree Trail. The hike will last approximatley 45 minutes and is easy to moderate. The hike will be weather dependent.
Elk Knob State Park
November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April, May, September and October: 7am - 8pm
June - August: 7am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day
Park Office Hours
8am - 5pm weekdays
Closed state holidays