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Assateague State Park

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Address: 7307 Stephen Decatur Hwy, Berlin, MD 21811-2653
Phone Number: (410)641-2120
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State park that is managed by Maryland's Department of Natural Resources.

State park that is managed by Maryland's Department of Natural Resources.

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Great visit!

I will pay the $20 EVERY TIME to come to the beach here. It was so much more relaxing than going to the beach in OC. I just hope us humans don't disturb the natural beauty too... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I will pay the $20 EVERY TIME to come to the beach here. It was so much more relaxing than going to the beach in OC. I just hope us humans don't disturb the natural beauty too much...I didn't see as many horses this time as we did a few years back.

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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited in late September on a Monday. There were lots of horses along the road so we got lots of pictures. The campsites are in both houses are very nice, the bath houses are almost new. The beach is gorgeous and the whole place is well worth the trip!

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Erlanger
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful national park to visit when in the Ocean City area. We go as a group every year and love it. This year we were there and the flys were brutal! Not sure what made them so bad but we couldn't get out of the car without being bitten alive. Try to check with the locals before... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are from the Boston area and this is our beach. Unlike New England, the water is warm, the beaches are open and you can drive on the beach if you want to. We've been there during stormy weather which made awesome boogie boarding surf and also during the regular wether which has light waves. In either conditions, be careful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach and park. My grandkids were so thrilled to see the horses on the beach and roads. Pristine beach which also offers day trips and RV and Tent camping.

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New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not spend much time here as we had to catch the Lewes ferry. Saw some horses and probably by going further down the island would have seen more. Not crowded, we were there midweek after Labor Day. Can see how it would be a good day for beaching it in the summer (well, or anytime). Pretty big waves when... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach and sight seeing. There is a camping space, which I personally dont like much, but it seemed as a quiet place to have contac with nature. The beach is really nice.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a lovely Tuesday afternoon in September, so our experience might not be typical, especially as far as crowds are concerned, but the beach was as uncrowded as it was unspoiled. What a wonderful alternative to the mass body crushes of Ocean City and Bethany. And wild horses to boot!

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Berlin, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The State Park at Assateague is wonderful for family vacationers. Beautiful beach, fun watching the ponys and the deer. Just a wonderful natural setting for family fun! Close to Ocean City for other adventures, but just a quiet, lovely gift to your soul!

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

LOVE this place!!! The beaches are clean and not so crowded. There are wild horses and deer as well as other wildlife on the island. There is "evidence" of them being present but it is cleaned up. Horses are beautiful and easy to fine. A beautiful beach to visit and activities such as canoeing and biking available on the bay... More 

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