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Pinnacle Mountain State Park - Day Hike Trails

West Summit Trail (E-5)

Park/Rec Area: Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Region: Central
Length: 1 1/2 miles round trip
Time: 1 1/2 hours
Difficulty: Strenuous
Brochure: Available at visitor center

Location: Exit No. 9 off I-430 at Little Rock and travel seven miles west on Hwy. 10, then go two miles north on Hwy. 300

Description: This rocky trail begins at the park picnic grounds and winds its way to the top of Pinnacle Mountain. From the top is a spectacular view of Lake Maumelle, the Arkansas River Valley, the Ouachita Mountains and west Little Rock. This is truly a breathtaking view. To return, you must retrace your steps or hike down the rugged East Summit Trail and return via the base trail for a total hike of 2 1/2 miles.

For Information: Park Superintendent, 11901 Pinnacle Valley Road, Little Rock, AR, 72223, (501) 868-5806 pinnaclemountain@arkansas.com