Assateague State Park


  • 342 sites are available, each with a fire ring and picnic table.
  • Electric hook-ups are available in the G-Loop and a limited number of sites in I-Loop only.
  • Most campsites can be reserved from the last week of April through the last weekend of October.

Click here for the Assateague State Park Campsite Map

Click here for Camping Seasons and Service Charges

For reservations, call 1-888-432-2267 or register online at:​

Youth Group Camping

Youth group camping can be reserved from the last week of April through the last weekend of October. A valid Maryland DNR Youth Group Pass is required to reserve a youth group camping area. Nightly service charges apply. For additional information visit the youth camp page.

The youth area beach is not guarded; swim at your own risk. Always use caution when in or around the ocean and be aware of hazards and dangerous conditions including rip currents. Always watch children closely.

Groups and families with reservations for multiple campsites and youth groups are asked to adhere to the following guidelines to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience and to protect park resources, wildlife and other visitors.Print your Assateague State Park/Youth Group Procedures here.

ASP_RangerStation.pngCampground Office/Ranger Station

  • When the campground is open, the office may be reached at 410-641-2918. The hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. daily.
  • Call 1-888-432-CAMP(2267) for reservations or make reservations online.

Pet-Friendly Camping

  • Pets allowed with registered campers in camp loops G, H, and I and adjoining beaches.
  • As directed in Maryland Park Service Policy, all pets must have current vaccinations.
  • It is your responsibility to have the necessary skills, knowledge and equipment for a safe and environmentally sensitive visit.

The Pony Express Giftshop and Grill

  • The Pony Express is currently closed. Please continue to monitor the website for information about reopening for the 2020 season.