The North Carolina Division of Parks and Recreation is currently working on a Master Plan for Elk Knob State Park.

Input from citizens is being sought and there is also a public meeting scheduled.

The meeting will be Thursday, August 22nd at Optimist Clubhouse, 1012 State Farm Road Boone from 5 to 7pm.

The master plan for the more than 4000 acre park in both Watauga and Ashe Counties is a 20 year plan that identifies both the recreation and conservation needs for the park.