8 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Assateague Island In Maryland

In Maryland, when people hear the words Assateague Island, their minds instantly go to a beach filled with wild ponies. While that’s true, there are plenty of other things to do at the park. The history of this place is also quite interesting and just may surprise you. Read on to find out why this Maryland gem is so much more than it seems.

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Have you sunbathed, hiked, or camped at Maryland’s Assateague Island?