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The Pinnacle

Address: Mt Victory Rd | Sundial Carpark, Halls Gap, Victoria, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 18 Attractions in Halls Gap
Type: Hiking Trails, Sports
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Manchester, UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Take plenty of water although not too hot when we went you will need it. It is busy with lots of people walking essentially the same route, but well worth the walk.

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Aalborg, Denmark
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

My daughters (aged 14) and I decided to take the walk to the top of the Pinnacles. We started early in the day, which was a very good idea since the trip takes around 1,5 hours with fairly good speed from the bottom to the top. We broke a lot of sweat doing the trip, but reaching the top it... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This place is absolutely breath taking!!! It's a must see for everyone passing through!!! Love this place!! You can bring your esky full of food and just sit back eat and relax and look out at the beautiful scenery!!!

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Salt Creek
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Be careful to plan your hike in the cooler time of the day. The most spectacular views await you from the viewing platform.

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Belleville, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I am not a fan of hikes with stairs. I prefer to scramble. Beautiful scenery. Wear proper footwear, take food and water. It can get hot up there.

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England
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88 reviews 88 reviews
26 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The scenery here is quite majestic - someone described the distant mountains as like waves on the sea and they are. There is a wonderful peace and serenity here

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Pakenham, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

The walk from the sundial carpark is easy for a little way then quiet hark to the top. Quiet a few steps then rocky boulders to climb. not for the unfit or even average person will find it quiet hard to get to the top. When there tho it is a great view. But very similar views can be had... More 

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Murray Bridge, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Just a tip for parents with kids or small kids, wear proper shoes, take water, as you come back down from the Grand Canyon or the Pinnacle via the bush track it can get tricky so stick to the yellow arrows or you could get lost like us.

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This is the second time I've walked to the Pinnacle although I'm now twenty years older. I really love this walk and the views from the top are breathtaking. It's a little challenging if you're walking on a hot day but otherwise is very achievable for most people. Just make sure you take fluids with you for the walk.

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Adelaide, Australia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

It is a serious hike from one of two car parks, involving lots of stone steps but well worth the effort. We went on sunset and had the place to ourselves.

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