How to Spot the Wild Horses on Assateague Island

How can I see and photograph the wild horses on Assateague Island? While there’s no set answer because well, these are WILD animals, we can offer our advice on how to make the most of your visit and try to get you that epic photo of our most beloved island inhabitants. Please remember to follow … 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