North Herd Roundup

Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/21/2019
6:00 am


North Herd Roundup – approximately 6am (Note: Public is NOT permitted to north herd roundup). The northern end of Assateague Island is home to the largest population of ponies and their foals, about 100 to 150 total. The “Saltwater Cowboys” herd this group into the Northern Corral.

PLEASE NOTE, this is not a public event as this part of the island is not accessible. Special bus tours are offered on the Refuge Trek to visit the corral after the roundup. Call 757-336-3696 for reservations. Learn more about Pony Swim

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COVER CREDIT: "Assateague Lighthouse" Magazine Collage by Laura Laird
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