Exploring Assateague Island’s Campgrounds: Which One is Right for You?

Assateague Island Campground Breakdown

What are the differences between the State Park and National Park campgrounds? Interested in camping on the Maryland side of Assateague Island? If you just started your research journey, the first thing you need to know is that there are actually multiple campgrounds on the island to choose from. We’ll explore and break down the … Read more

Origins of the Assateague Island Ponies

Origins of the ponies on Assateague Island

The horses on Assateague Island are an obsession of many, and for good reason. Despite being smaller in stature compared to their mainland equine counterparts, these horses are beautiful, resilient, strong and wild. They have withstood hurricanes, nor’easters, harsh Winters and Summers and learned to adapt with a diet consisting mainly of salty marsh grass. … Read more

A Quick Guide to Assateague Island

A quick guide to Assateague Island

Want to know where to get started on planning your adventure to Assateague? The answer is right here! While you will find a wealth of information all over our site about visiting, we tried to sum up some of the most important “need-to-know info” in this post. Assateague Island is a barrier island that runs … Read more