Sunrise Pony Walk

July 22, 2019
Chincoteague pony - Emma Kerr/USFWS. July 22, 2019 - Come join hundreds of other onlookers, to witness the spectacle of Saltwater Cowboys walking a large group of Chincoteague Ponies along the shore. They will journey from the northern area of the refuge, down the beach, to a corral located along Beach Road, in preparation for the Annual Pony Swim.


Approximately 6:30 am - Spectators gather at the beach to witness sunrise, followed by a piece of living history. 

Parking available at the recreational beach (parking lots #2-4).

Visit the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce or Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company websites for Pony Penning event details.