of Assateague and Chincoteague Islands
Even the sand dunes were beautiful!
Blue-eyed pony roaming the beaches of northern Assateague Island. In the famous book Misty of Chincoteague (1961) a brown-and-blue-eyed pony named Watch-Eye roams the beaches of Assateague. This is proof there really are blue-eyed ponies on Assateague Island. If you are fascinated by the wild ponies of Assateague, reading the book or watching the movie is well worth your time.