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Pinnacle Mountain Tower Trail

Intermediate

Trail

5.2 mile 8.4 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 1,650' 503 m
Descent: -208' -63 m
High: 3,526' 1,075 m
Low: 2,084' 635 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)

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Trail shared by Robert Bradley

Hike up Pinnacle Mountain and reward yourself with spectacular 360-degree views from atop the tower.

Robert Bradley

Features Fall Colors · Views

Description

Pinnacle Mountain Tower Trail is an impeccably maintained singletrack. A small shelter with running water and heated bathrooms sits at the foot of the trail. Following the lime-green blazes which will take you to the summit of Pinnacle Mountain. Once at the summit, ascend the fire tower for spectacular 360-degree views.

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Land Manager: Town of Unicoi

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Dec 26, 2018
Kevin Heimbrook
9mi
Jul 8, 2018
Chase Haney
Jun 16, 2018
Jacque Clayton-Higgins
Jun 4, 2017
Carly Young
Very pleasant trail with slow steady incline. Only hard factor is the distance (5 miles up, 5 miles down). But the views are very much worth it! 10mi
Apr 2, 2017
Leeann Thornberry

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  4.3 from 4 votes

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in Erwin

#7184

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in Erwin

#127

in Tennessee

#7,184

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A sunrise and fog make for beautiful views over Unicoi County.
Feb 6, 2017 near Unicoi, TN
Enjoy phenomenal views from the fire tower atop Pinnacle Mountain.
Feb 6, 2017 near Unicoi, TN

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