Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland Camping & Hiking

Assateague Island National Seashore Image Gallery

Directions

There are two entrances to Assateague Island National Seashore. Assateague’s north entrance is at the end of Route 611, eight miles south of Ocean City, MD. The south entrance is at the end of Route 175, two miles east of Chincoteague, VA. There is no vehicle access between the two entrances on Assateague Island. Vehicles must return to the mainland to access either the north or south entrance.

Phone

(410) 641-1441

Activities

AUTO TOURING, BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING

Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

Maryland Campgrounds

ASSATEAGUE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE CAMPGROUND

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

Maryland Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Maryland Recreation Areas

Assateague Island National Seashore Official Website

Assateague Island National Seashore Map

Want to live on the edge? Visit a place recreated each day by ocean wind and waves. Life on Assateague Island has adapted to an existence on the move. Explore sandy beaches, salt marshes, maritime forests and coastal bays. Rest, relax, recreate and enjoy some time on the edge of the continent.