The Pinnacle is just what the name says -- a rock tower overlooking the valley and Lake Weiss below. Most of the climbs here are trad lines; almost all can be set up as topropes by leading a route to the top.
From the parking lot, walk a short distance past boulders to an open area. The Pinnacle is down the hill to the left, just past the Holiday Block.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Pinnacle:
Standard Route 5.6 Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Pin Chimney 5.8+ Trad, 1 pitch, 100 feet
Alternate Start 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Loosy Goosy 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Comfortably Numb 5.9+ Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Valdez, The 5.10c Trad, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Featured Route For The Pinnacle
Comfortably Numb 5.9+ AL : Sand Rock : The Pinnacle
A true Sandrock trad classic, Comfortably Numb is long, pumpy and exposed. It's a great challenge for bold leaders, but many like to set it up as a toprope. A 60-meter rope is a must.Starting in the center of the wall, climb a slabby face with little opportunity for pro; you may be able to place a tiny cam before you get to a fixed pin about 40' up, just below an overhang/bulge. Pull through the overhang on good holds to a spacious ledge and catch your breath, then head up through a...[more] Browse More Classics in AL