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Wallops Island is located on the scenic Eastern Shore of Virginia on the Delaware, Maryland (MD) and Virginia (Delmarva) peninsula.  We are only 2 hours north of Norfolk, Virginia, 2 1/2 hours south of Baltimore and Washington and 40 minutes south of Salisbury, MD.  The area is filled with small towns up and down U.S. Route 13. Dover International Raceway is approximately 2 hours away and has 2 major NASCAR events each year.  There is a wide variety of festivals on the shore throughout the year ensuring fun family oriented activities just about every weekend.  The cost of living is minimal compared to major metropolitan areas.

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