How to Host the Perfect Beach Bonfire on Assateague Island

Host a beach bonfire on Assateague Island

When the sun goes down, Assateague Island National Seashore heats up! Bonfires on the beach are a popular activity for many of the park’s visitors that want to stay past sunset. While each campsite comes equipped with a fire ring, there’s nothing quite like sitting around a fire with friends right next to the ocean. … Read more

Ultimate Guide to the Beaches on Assateague Island National Seashore

Assateague Island National Seashore Beach

Visitors from all over the World flock to Assateague in the Summer to get a glimpse of the wild horses, but many also come just to spend a day on the wide, untouched beaches that run 37 miles along the Atlantic Ocean. The most popular day-use beach is the National Seashore. Entrance to the Park … Read more

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

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