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The Nearby Beach Town to Visit This Fall

About three and a half hours east of D.C., you’ll find the quaint town of Chincoteague, Virginia that’s a perfect getaway for a long weekend. The crisp fall air draws fewer crowds (and thankfully mosquitoes) but shops and wildlife on Assateague Island are still bustling. 76 more words

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All the Pretty Horses on Assateague Island

We were very fortunate that every day we visited Assateague beach we saw a few of the wild horses.  On most days we came across the horses on the side of the road after crossing the Verazzano bridge into Assateague Island.  303 more words


A Last Look at Summer

We drove onto the beach to drink in the last days of summer.

The water was warm and inviting, perfect for a swim.

Sandpipers dotted the shoreline. 68 more words


The Horses of Assateague Island

Going Out Early in the Morning to See the Horses of Assateague Island

For the past couple of years part of my trips to Maryland have consisted of trying to see the elusive horses of Assateague Island. 245 more words


Assateague Island Beach Camping Vacation Part 2: Review and Photos of the CAMPGROUND!!

As mentioned previously, we stayed at the National Seashore campground on Assateague. It is run by the National Park Service and definitely the best place I have ever camped! 969 more words

Car Camping Trip Reports

Assateague Island Beach Camping Vacation Part 1: The PONIES!!

We are back from our second vacation at one of the most amazing places I have ever been, Assateague Island. We stay at the National Seashore campground on the ocean side in Maryland. 1,112 more words

Car Camping Trip Reports

Korchnoi's Maneuvre, Behind The Scenes: "Behind Your Eyes"

Whoo, this was a tough one.

The first time I wrote it, I was on an annual trip with my church’s youth group to Assateague Island. 916 more words