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Beech Tree Trail

Summit view at Elk Knob State Park
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Beech Tree Trail

The Beech Tree Trail-our Kid's Track Trail-is an easy 1-mile loop around the picnic area. The majority of the trail penetrates a large American Beech forest at 4,500 ft. The Kid’s Track Trail is part of the Kids in Parks initiative. This program rewards kids with small prizes for their hiking achievements.
Trail Location: 
Begins and ends at the Trailhead PVA.
Trail Point of Interest: 
Hikers will explore a forest dominated by the American beech.
Trail Length: 
1.00 miles
Trail Type: 
Round Trip
Trail Difficulty: 
Easy
Trail Use: 
Hiking
Discovery/Interpretive Trail
TRACK Trail
Trail Surface: 
Natural surface
Trail Blaze: 
yellow diamond
Contact:

Elk Knob State Park

5564 Meat Camp Road
ToddNC 28684
Phone828-297-7261
elk.knob@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 36.332586
Longitude: -81.690640

Park Hours:

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