Chincoteague Pony Swim
Assateague Island Visitor Services

July 24, 2002
Approx. 150 Assateague Ponies participated in the 2002 Pony Swim. They crossed the Assateague channel from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island while a cheering crowd of about 40,000 spectators watched.

July 26, 2002
A couple days later, adult ponies swam back to Assateague Island, leaving their foals behind on Chincoteague Island.


Email us to join our charter to watch the Annual Pony Swim