You're Facing Sinepuxent Bay and Assateague Island
The Atlantic Ocean lies just over a mile away, on the other side of Assateague. The pedestrian and bicycle bridge to your left provides a fine elevated view of the island.
These shallow coastal bays are sheltered from the ocean by the barrier island, and provide an environment rich with aquatic life.
Erected by Assateague Island National Seashore.
Location. 38° 14.854′ N, 75° 9.288′ W. Marker is near Berlin, Maryland, in Worcester County. Marker can be reached from 7206 National Seashore Lane. Touch for map. Marker is located behind the Barrier Island visitor center on the Maryland side of Assateague Island National Seashore. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7206 National Seashore Lane, Berlin MD 21811, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. You're looking out over... A Productive Nursery (here, next to this marker); Caring for the Bay (here, next to this marker); Beach to Bay Indian Trail (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Wild Ponies
Categories. • Environment • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 6, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.