We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pinnacle Mountain State Park

Address: 11901 Pinnacle Valley Road, Roland, AR 72135
Improve this listing
95%
Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Roland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: National Parks, State Parks, Outdoors
Activities: Leisure education
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: Opened in 1977, the Pinnacle Mountain State Park serves as a center for education, recreation and preservation.

Hotels near Pinnacle Mountain State Park

Write a Review

69 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    43
    22
    4
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Burlington, Iowa
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

We heard good things about the trails, and wanted to climb the mountain but didn't know where to start. We went to the welcome center and a very nice gentleman greeted us. I said we hadn't been there before and he gave us both a pinnacle mountain pin that we immediately put on. We looked at all the neat things,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Two trails up the mountain... One requires a great deal of climbing towards the top. Great view once you make it to the top.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Myself and a friend of mine was in town for a two week school so through word of mouth we decided to hit the peak up one afternoon. Everyone we met was super friendly. Absolutly enjoyed the hike up. We left with a story of adventure I can bring back to N.Carolina! This is a great place to rip the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We enjoyed this day trip very much. Although we did not make it to the top we had a great time trying. We are not the hiking type and went just to have time together. Would say, wear cool clothes it was warm once we started. Bring water to drink as well.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Asheville, NC
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
47 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Make sure you wear shoes with great traction and ankle support. The trail is very rocky and steep but rewarding.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Maumelle, Arkansas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We love going to Pinnacle Mountain because it is literally right outside the city limits of Little Rock. There is so much to do here from hiking to canoeing to paddle boats, to picnicking to biking to horseback riding to walking The Arboretum Trail or the Observation Deck or climbing to the peak (easy side or difficult) of Pinnacle Mountain.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Just a short drive from little rock this tiny mountain offers well marked trails and great views. Around the base are picnic and fishing areas great for a family day.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Raleigh, NC
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
16 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We rode our bikes around Pinnacle State Park in May. We highly recommend the overlook which offers a great view of the Arkansas river and quite a few birds. The bicycle trails from downtown Little Rock make this a very easy to reach destination from downtown (a 16 mile round trip). An absolute must with kids in tow!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Little Rock, AR
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
9 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is a regular stop for us on weekends. The summit trails are always nice, but I recommend trying some of the other trails. Drive past the main entrance to the park until you get to the first road on the right. Go down that road a little way and you will get to the park visitor center. You should... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Zephyrhills, Florida
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
62 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Who says you can't find great hiking in the midwest? Look no further than Pinnacle Mountain State Park. The rangers are the friendliest, and the mountain will NOT disappoint. If you take the East Summit Trail, be ready to be challenged in just 1 mile. It will push you the limits. If you need something a bit tamer, well the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Pinnacle Mountain State Park also viewed

 
North Little Rock, AR
 

Been to Pinnacle Mountain State Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing