Parking GPS Coordinates:40 37.53294334713161 N - 75 57.202720642089844 W
Directions: From PA Route 61 take PA Route 895 towards New Ringgold. Make a right onto Hawk Mountain Road. At Eckville make a right onto Pine Swamp Road. Eventually you will see a gravel road on your left with a sign for gamelands parking. Follow the gravel road to the parking lot. If you are in the right place you will see the sign pictured on the right.
From PA 143, make a left onto Hawk Mountain Road. At Eckville take a left onto Pine Swamp Road. Follow Pine Swamp Road to the gamelands parking lot.The hike: From Eckville the round trip to the Pinnacle is about 9 1/2 miles. The trail is a logging road that is in good repair. The two mile hike to the ridge is uphill every inch of the way. At the ridge you take the Pinnacle Side trail to the Pinnacle. This route doesn't get rocky until just before you get to the Pinnacle.