Example sentences for: pinnacles

How can you use “pinnacles” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Known as “China’s Yellowstone,” this UNESCO World Heritage Site is a remote park of spectacular and uncanny quartz labyrinths and pinnacles, massive limestone caves, white-water rapids, steep hiking trails, and minority villages.

  • The best way to appreciate Guilin’s unique setting is to climb to the summit of one of its limestone pinnacles: for example, the hill called Diecaishan, on the north side of town.

  • The national park of El Torcal de Antequera is a high limestone plateau that has been eroded by rainwater into a fantasy landscape of fluted pinnacles and towers.

  • Peaks and pinnacles crowd the river, white goats pose on steep mountainsides, and an eagle soars above the cliffs.

  • In the north, the snowcapped Alps and jagged pink pinnacles of the Dolomites; the gleaming Alpine-backed lakes of Como, Garda, and Maggiore; the fertile and industrial plain of the Po, stretching from Turin and Milan across to ancient Verona; the Palladian-villa studded hills of Vicenza; and the romantic canals of Venice.


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