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A beautiful place!

My 12 year old and I went to visit this park today and were blown away at the beauty of it! We had... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Joy O
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Scenery you may not expect in Missouri in a simple park

This is a simple park with a range of attractions. Check a map or use a GPS to get here because... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Hallsville, Missouri
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E Pinnacles Rd, E Pinnacles Rd, Sturgeon, Missouri, Sturgeon, MO
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

My 12 year old and I went to visit this park today and were blown away at the beauty of it! We had a great time hiking, walking through the creek, climbing stacked boulders and taking pictures of course! It seemed everywhere we turned was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joy O
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Our teenagers love to climb on rocks and hike so this was right up their alley. You can walk along the riverbank for quite a ways and cling wherever you want. Perfect place to stop and enjoy nature.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KarenBruns
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A hidden gem of nature hiking not far from Columbia. Sad that there are no signs on the highway showing this place. The signs at the parking lot indicate it as a private place, but it is open to the public at no cost. That...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Previa1994
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a simple park with a range of attractions. Check a map or use a GPS to get here because there is a sign off of U.S. 63 north of Columbia, MO but not much after that. Take the indicated turn then turn right...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This Park is a hidden Gem. The trail will take you from a beautiful creek great for skipping rocks and getting your feet wet to up in the top of these unique rock structures. Really great photo opps. and a great place to hike.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 548niccim
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My husbands kids wanted to take their Dad on a hike for Father's Day so we went to the Pinnacles and we had a great time. Once you cross the creek you'll be able to climb the rocks and walk on the trails. It's gorgeous...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I took my kids (ages 10 & 14) here on a Sunday in mid-October after seeing a friend's picture after she had hiked here the week prior; she recommended that we check it out now that the leaves are changing colors. I am so glad...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Cecilia O
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Our family likes to come here to get some fresh are and some walking in. We do not visit often because our family is busy. We recommend this to people who are physically fit and have a good balance.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Amber O
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Located 13.9 miles north of the Highway 63 and Interstate 70 interchange of Columbia. It is a short drive north from Columbia on North Highway 63. Take a right on Pinnacles road. The road will "T" after you pull off the highway, go right at...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MidMoMommy
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We had heard great things about this park and tried it one afternoon after the MIZZOU football game. It did NOT disappoint!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank MerryAnneR
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