Pinnacle Walk and Lookout
Bundjalung Country

30 min to 45 min

510 m

↑ 47 m
↓ -47 m

Easy track
This short return walk in Border Ranges National Park starts from Tweed Range Scenic Drive and takes you through World Heritage-listed rainforest to the Pinnacle lookout with scenic views over the park. Let us begin by acknowledging the Bundjalung people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. 
Show all
Downloads GPX PDF

Safer Bushwalks
Tips on staying safe on track
Before you start any bushwalk ensure you;
• Tell someone you trust where you are going and what to do if you are overdue
• Have adequate equipment, supplies, skills & knowledge for the whole journey
• Consider the impact of weather forecasts, park/track closures & fire dangers
• Can respond to emergencies & call for help at any point
• Are healthy and fit enough for this journey
If not, change plans and stay safe. It is okay to delay and ask people for help.
Getting There
Transport options and directions
Start (-28.4061399,153.1278387)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Summerland Way, B91
  • Turn on to Gradys Creek Road then drive for 11.2 km
  • Turn right onto Simes Road and drive for another 3.2 km
  • Turn sharp left onto Forest Road and drive for another 10.8 km
  • Keep right onto Tweed Range Scenic Drive and drive for another 4.2 km
  • Turn right onto Tweed Range Scenic Drive and drive for another 4.3 km
Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
Find the car park at the start.
After 35 m pass the sign (9 m on your left).
After another 220 m come to "Pinnacle Lookout".
Turn around here and retrace the main route for 255 m to get back to the start.
Know the Hills, grading & facilities

Pinnacle Walk and Lookout

Class 2/6
Easy track
Length 510 m
Time 30 min to 45 min
Quality of track Clear and well formed track or trail (2/6)
Gradient Gentle hills with occasional steps (2/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
Infrastructure Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (2/6)
Experience Required No experience required (2/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (2/6)
Reviews & Feedback
Share your experience
Weather & Alerts
Check forecasts & closures
Show Full Weather
Alerts and Closures
Show all alerts
Show all alerts
Show all alerts
Other Journeys
Discover nearby and similar journeys
Some of the information and maps on this page was generated using data from the awesome © OpenStreetMap contributors.
Please see how you can embed some widgets, access data and other stuff to that might be helpful.