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Backpacking Pinnacle

The hike is a 6.5 mile round trip along the west fork trail to the Pinnacle trail. The car parking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
travellingsunsation
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Climb high for a great view!

This is a very lovely hike and enjoyed by locals and visitors. While the climb to the top is... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Wunder3
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“Backpacking Pinnacle”
Jan 22, 2018
“Climb high for a great view!”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hike is a 6.5 mile round trip along the west fork trail to the Pinnacle trail. The car parking is free (although donations are welcome) and camping is also free although first come first serve. There are two campsite along the trail that have...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

This is a very lovely hike and enjoyed by locals and visitors. While the climb to the top is challenging, there is an easier .5 mile nature loop that is very pretty too.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

This is about a 3 to 4 hour hike. Depending on how fast you walk and how in shape you are. We did it in about 4 hours. Including sitting at the top for about 30 to 40 minutes. It's definitely worth it. The views...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Visited daughter who was in Sylva, in W NC for river certification, and we drove back here for a hike after dinner. In retrospect, much better to come first thing in the morning for time to reach the pinnacle which gives a 360 view of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Sightsee_Eat
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