Thompson State Fish Hatchery

Thompson State Fish Hatchery  - Great Getaways


Thompson State Fish Hatchery - Great Getaways

Clip from Great Getaways television program.

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Enjoy the interpretative programs that provide information on the importance of small tributaries to the Great Lakes, how watersheds work and how a hatchery operates. With both indoor and outdoor rearing facilities the fish hatchery produces a wide range of fish species for both inland and Great Lakes waters. Coldwater species produced for Great Lakes waters include Atlantic salmon (the only state hatchery to produce these fish), brown trout, steelhead, and chinook salmon. Brown trout and rainbow trout for inland waters are also produced at this hatchery. Coolwater species produced at this facility include walleye and northern muskellunge that are used for both inland and Great Lakes waters. Open to the public at no charge 7:30 am to 3:30 pm seven days a week.

Thompson State Fish Hatchery Web Site

Contact Information

Address

944 South State Highway M-149

Manistique, MI 49854-8922

Driving Directions

Phone: (906) 341-5587

Location of Thompson State Fish Hatchery

Map of Michigan