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Nearby Mountain Bike Rides

Perimeter Loop
A straightforward loop around the perimeter of the park. Near Point of Rocks, Maryland
Freedom Center Loop
Tucked away in the foothills between Leesburg and Lucketts is this XC gem. Near Point of Rocks, Maryland
Saddleback Trail (Yellow)
The longest loop in the park and the only trail on which bikes are allowed. Near Clarksburg, Maryland
Seneca Bluffs Trail
A swoopy, climby trail with a ~50 foot stream crossing. Near Darnestown, Maryland
Loop 1
The perfect learner loop, this trail also provides access to the rest of the trail system. Near Lake Ridge, Virginia
Fountainhead Regional Park
The best combination of trail in Fountainhead Regional Park. Near Fairfax Station, Virginia
From MP's sister site: MTB Project

Herzog Island  


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Description 

Also know as Vaso Island on the topo maps, this island is across the water from Carderock. It's a semi-wilderness experience in the middle of a not-very-wilderness recreation area. Be prepared to get dirty.

Getting There 

Cross the river about 100 yards upstream from Carderock.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.3 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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Herzog's Face 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  MD : Herzog Island
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