Assateague Island National Seashore

Ponies on the Beach in Assateague State Park Photo
This 37-mile long barrier island is famous for its beautiful beaches, wild horses and abundant birds. Primitive camping on ocean and bay sides of island. Nature trails and seasonal nature programs.


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7206 National Seashore Ln
Berlin, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
Rated 4 by Michelle M

May 19, 2022

Michelle M

Nice trip,but you may not see ponies up close

This was a bucket list trip and a nice road trip for me and my husband. I've always wanted to see the wild ponies since I read Misty as a kid. While the area is very beautiful and I did see a few...

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Rated 5 by Anne O

May 12, 2022

Anne O

Wonderful Wildlife Preserve and Seashore

While it wasn't warm enough to swim and was sparsely occupied, we loved walking on the serene beaches of Assateague. While taking a break, we were lucky enough to view a group of horses parading...

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Rated 5 by purtie26

May 08, 2022


A must see while traveling

For photographers great spots for postcard perfect pictures. Grab a map and be Mindful of the times to see the horses.

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