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 5 by jln1992

September 10, 2021


Beautiful Place To Visit

Been here many times over the years and always love going back. Enjoy looking at the horses and local wildlife. The beaches are amazing and you can find lots of cool shells and other marine life...

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Rated 5 by Tony8975

September 06, 2021


85 horses on this side and we saw 11 of them pillaging food from cars like pirates.

Excellent beach park. The horses were in the parking lot. They warn you to remain 40 feet from the horses but we saw at least 11 of them raiding cars in the parking lot. Bathrooms needed cleaning...

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Rated 5 by TravelingMerm

September 05, 2021


Amazing wildlife viewing from all the trails!

Came here to see the wild horses, but stayed for the insane amount of birds!! I had no idea this was such a birding hotspot wow! I even saw several from my “life list”!! But the wild horses were...

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