Rocky Forest River Run & Kayak

Elkin, NC

This event has been cancelled........

When: Saturday, October 1st @ Noon

Where: Rocky Forest River Run, 172 Rocky Forest Trail, Elkin, NC 28621

Enjoy a 5K in a new way! 

Run the first section, kayak the middle part and run a bit more to the finish line.

Start at Rocky Forest River Run, then head towards downtown Elkin to Crater Park river access.  Board your kayak and paddle downstream back to the Rocky Forest River Run dock and run back to the finish line.

Parking will be at the Start/Finish line @RockyForestRiverRun just off Hwy 268 right outside downtown Elkin.

Restrooms will be available at the Start/Finish Line

Lodging and Dining Options
Lodging is available at several area hotels, VBRO and bed and breakfasts.  There are many locally-owned dining establishments in the Elkin area, as well as several chain and fast food options in a 6 mile radius of Rocky Forest River Run.  Elkin has 2 breweries in town and is also is right in the middle of the Yadkin Valley Wine Region, which is home to around 30 wineries within a 30 min drive of this event.

Event Policies

  • Race runs rain or shine. Registration fees and bibs are non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • No pets allowed with runners on the race course or in kayaks

This event is part of the Piedmont Race Series powered by Finish Line Timing

When & Where

Oct 1, 2022


12:00 PM

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