BERLIN, Md. (AP) — The Assateague Island National Seashore is reopening to the public after closing for Hurricane Irene.
The National Seashore will reopen to the public at 7 a.m. Tuesday. All developed area campgrounds, with the exception of Oceanside walk-in sites and some of the group sites, will re-open at noon. Walk-in and remaining group sites will reopen when water levels recede.
The over-sand vehicle route will reopen at 9 a.m. Tuesday; some parts may stay closed.
The South Ocean Beach Day Use area and all backcountry campsites will stay closed until further notice.
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