On a fateful night in 1971, a fire roared through the property and completely destroyed Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse.
Current Status: Pinnacle Peak is currently offering dine-in service! Reservations are encouraged and walk-ins will be accommodated if seating is available. Takeout and outdoor picnic-style seating are still available!
Pinnacle Peak Patio , which had operated at 10426 E. Jomax Road for decades, closed earlier this year after selling its land to a home developer.
Pinnacle Peak Trail is a 4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Scottsdale, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate.
Pinnacle Peak is a granite summit located in Scottsdale, Arizona. The peak rises to an elevation of 3,169 feet (966 m). It is located within the 150-acre (61 ha) Pinnacle Peak Park, operated by the City of Scottsdale Park District.
Both are challenging hikes with spectacular views. For me, Piestewa was better because the scenery was more expansive and it felt more like a real hiking trail. After completing both hikes, I thought I would take my BF or out of town friends on Piestewa in a heartbeat but would hesitate with Camelback .
1 1/2 hours
3 hours and 40 minutes
How Hard Is The Pinnacles Walk ? It’s easy in terms of finding your way. However, the ascent from the start to the summit is just over 500 metres, mostly over high steps and stairs. Good fitness is required and your legs will get a workout.
Hiking Tom’s Thumb Length: 2.3 miles one way to Tom’s Thumb or 5 miles one way for the entire trail. Rating: Difficult. Elevation: To Tom’s Thumb : 2,813-3,925 feet.