Chincoteague Island is a small Island, seven miles long and three miles wide. It is a serene, yet fun filled, tourist destination! Chincoteague Island is Virginia’s only resort Island, located on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Chincoteague is within easy reach from all major cities on the mid-Atlantic seaboard.
This small scenic town off the coast of Virginia is known for the wild ponies that roam free. Tourists come to stay in small hotels and bed and breakfasts and enjoy the peaceful small town feel of Chincoteague. Chincoteague Island National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most visited refuges in the country. There are trails that you can explore by foot or on a bicycle.
Island Foods offers a family atmosphere in a busy business setting. You’ll be learning various roles at the supermarket and will interact with locals and visitors from across the U.S.A! Students must be flexible and open to the possibility of working various jobs at Island Foods.