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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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