The self-guided “Horses At The Beach” driving tour, which takes place in Worcester and the southern part of Wicomico counties. The trail takes visitors from the Assateague National Seashore Park, home of Maryland’s famed “Wild Horses,” the Assateague Ponies, to Glen Riddle Farm, now a popular eatery that was once the training grounds of Thoroughbred horse racing legends Man O’War and War Admiral.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
11501 Maid at Arms Way, Berlin, MD 21811
Ruth’s Chris Steak House Berlin is located within the GlenRiddle Clubhouse and is open to the public. Built in the 1920s, the clubhouse was home to the legendary race horses Man of War and War Admiral (Our founder, Ruth Fertel, loved the racing industry). The clubhouse and restaurant feature restored original woodwork, and the old stall doors are now tabletops in the bar and grill. Whether you’re joining us for a romantic dinner, a business meeting, a private party, or just a drink at the bar, our Berlin steak house will deliver superior service and an unforgettable dining experience. Take a walk along the Ocean City board walk with a great view of the Atlantic Ocean. Then relax and indulge in a perfect dinner at Ruth’s Chris.
Located just 8 miles south of Ocean City, Maryland, Assateague Island National Seashore is a 37-mile long gem in the national and state park systems. Click HERE to learn more about Assateague’s history, parking and entrance fees, the wild ponies and other wildlife, camping, recreational activities, pet policies, Chincoteague, and more.
Do you and your horse need a break from the arena? The Assateague Island national seashore is open for day use horseback riding in Maryland from October 9 through May 14. Plan a day of oceanside riding along the beach or stay the night at one of two equine-friendly campsites. For more information, click HERE.
Note: The national seashore does not provide horses for rent. Riders must bring their own horse.
Ocean Downs Casino & Horse Racing
10218 Racetrack Rd, Berlin, MD 21811
Ocean Downs is a casino and harness racing track in Berlin, Maryland, near Ocean City. It is owned and operated by Churchill Downs Inc. Ocean Downs offers Live Racing, Gaming, Promotion, Dining as well as year-round events!