Pinnacle walk and lookout
Border Ranges National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Pinnacle walk and lookout.
Grade 2Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
30 - 45min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Quality of path
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Pinnacle walk is accessed via the Tweed Range Scenic drive.
To get there:
- Take Williams Road from Kyogle, turn into Creegan Road (which becomes Tweed Range Scenic drive)
- Travel 23km along Tweed Range Scenic drive until you reach the Pinnacle walk
Park entry points
- The Pinnacle carpark See on map
- 2WD vehicles
- 4WD required in wet weather
Parking is available at the start of Pinnacle walk
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Border Ranges National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A picnic at Border Loop lookout and picnic area is a must during autumn. It's also a popular spot to see the historic Border Loop railway line.
The perfect time to get away from it all on a family camping trip. Sheepstation Creek campground is a great base for exploring Border Ranges National Park.
Watching the sunrise from Pinnacle lookout offers the best views of the crater escarpment, Wollumbin-Mount Warning and the coast. You're bound to find it a breathtaking experience.
Take in the park's scenery from the comfort of your car or motor home as you drive along the Tweed Range Scenic drive. Be sure to take some breaks along the way though – you don't want to miss the views.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 30°C
8°C and 22°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
The nearest toilet and picnic facilities are located along Tweed Scenic Drive at Blackbutts and Bar Mountain picnic areas, or at Antarctic Beech, Forest Tops or Brindle Creek in the other direction.
Maps and downloads
- Kyogle office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6632 0000
- 136 Summerland Way, Kyogle NSW 2474
- in Border Ranges National Park in the North Coast region
Border Ranges National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. The park uses a self-registration fee collection system at entry. Please bring the correct change and display your receipt.Buy annual pass