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92nd Annual Wild Pony Swim Between Assateague, Chincoteague Lasts 18 Minutes

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — The 92nd annual Chincoteague pony swim has finished up.

The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that the crossing lasted about 18 minutes. 119 more words

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Assateague Island, National Seashore

Wednesday, July 26, 2017, marks the 92nd year of Chincoteague’s annual Pony Swim. Coastal Living, Outside, and High-Life (British Airways) Magazines all marvel at Assateague Island, as one of America’s… 212 more words

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Our Favorite Road-Trip Destinations Near Southern Maryland

School is out, and the weather is heating up. If you’re thinking of venturing out in the coming weeks for a mini vacation, we’ve compiled a list of a few destinations, well within reach, that you might love to explore with your family. 331 more words

Assateague Island National Seashore

One day while we were at the beach, we went to  Assateague Island National Seashore.  We could see the northern most end of the island from our back door, right across the bay, but you need to drive a few miles to get to a bridge. 696 more words

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Assateague Island

As I do more research for this blog, I am finding out just how many people love the National Parks.  There have been 42,519,388 visitors to the National Parks in Washington, D.C.   468 more words

Negotiating with Bugs on Assateague Island National Seashore

Most people don’t expect to talk their way out of a bug bite. But as I sat on the famous barrier island of Assateague swarmed by black flies, I leaned you can use a gentle yet persuasive tone to encourage insects to back off. 1,296 more words