Assateague Island National Seashore

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.
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.

Hours

Daily, visitors center: 9am-5pm.

Location

7206 National Seashore Ln
Berlin MD 21811
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
Rated 4 by paxa

September 10, 2020

paxa

Great beaches and good chance of seeing wild horses

In case you are trying to decide whether to go to Assateague or Chincateague, I'd say go to both if you have the time - they are only about an hour apart. Assateague has longer and better beaches...

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Rated 5 by MMitchells

September 07, 2020

MMitchells

One of the best kept secrets of the Maryland Shoreline...

We had never been to Assateague and wanted to drive up and check it out. I was astonished and the beauty here. We got to see the wild horses on our drive in to the shore. The beach area is massive...

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Rated 5 by hvu2000

September 05, 2020

hvu2000

Beautiful park with wild ponies

It’s our first time visiting the island and the National Shoreline beach area. It’s a beautiful day and there are so many visitors at that time. There are several walking trails that have good...

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