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Areas in Great Falls - Maryland Side

Angler's Inn Rock 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Bulges, The 17 / 0 / 17 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 17
Crag X 6 / 0 / 6 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Cupids Bower 7 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Knob, Rocky Island, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Mather Gorge Maryland - Greek Wall Area 5 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Mather Gorge Maryland - The Atrium Area 3 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Mather Gorge Maryland - Trojan Wall Area 5 / 0 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
North Wall, Rocky Island 3 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Purple Horse Area 3 / 0 / 3 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 3
Rocky Islands, The 11 / 0 / 10 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Sherwin Island, Cupids Bower 5 / 0 / 5 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 6
Spitzbergen 5 / 0 / 8 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 8
Elevation: 154 ft
GPS: 38.982, -77.227 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Chris Blanchard on Sep 14, 2010 with updates from Brian Malone
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Description

This area is extremely similar to Great Falls Virginia - its across the river! It doesn't have as many climbs but if you are into some good Billy Goat trails and scrambling to get to where you climb, this has your name written all over it!

Getting There

Take the Carderock exit off I-495. Follow Clara Barton Parkway past Carderock. Turn left on MacArthur Boulevard and continue a short distance to the primary climbers' parking area across the road from the Old Angler's Inn. Don't park in the Inn's lot!

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Brian Malone
Olney, MD
Brian Malone   Olney, MD
Great weekend. We had our choice of climbs all day. While Carter Rock and Great Falls, VA were jammed packed this area was WIDE open.. GREAT spot if you want don't want to fight for a spot basically any time of day.. May 25, 2015

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