Explore Virginia's Eastern Shore
Discover a coast where you can watch wild ponies run, eat world-class BBQ, and dig your own clams.
Ooker's roots run deep. Many families, like his, trace their ancestries to the original settlers, who landed ashore from England three centuries ago. Hence, the accent: Talk to any local and you'll hear that Cornish-tinged dialect.
Left: Tangier Island mayor James "Ooker" Eskridge