Pulpit Rock and the Pinnacle

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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One of the most popular Appalachian Trail (A.T.) hikes in Pennsylvania, the overlooks at Pulpit Rock and the Pinnacle provide excellent photo ops. The descent along Furnace Creek passes through a remarkable forest of hemlocks and rhododendrons.
Best Hikes of the Appalachian Trail Mid-Atlantic

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Best Hikes of the Appalachian Trail Mid-Atlantic

by Matt Willen (Menasha Ridge Press)

One of the most popular Appalachian Trail (A.T.) hikes in Pennsylvania, the overlooks at Pulpit Rock and the Pinnacle provide excellent photo ops. The descent along Furnace Creek passes through a remarkable forest of hemlocks and rhododendrons.

© 2017 Matt Willen/Menasha Ridge Press. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Harrisburg
Distance: 8.7
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Duration: 5-6 hours
Season: Year-round
Trailhead Elevation: 775 feet
Top Elevation: 1,581 feet
Local Contacts: Borough of Hamburg, 610-562-7821, hamburgboro.com
Local Maps: Keystone Trails Association Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania, Sections 1–6: Delaware Water Gap to Swatara Gap; USGS Hamburg
Driving Directions: Directions to Pulpit Rock and the Pinnacle

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