Thompson State Fish Hatchery

944 South State Highway M-149,
Manistique, MI 49854-8922
* What is "Add To Trip"?

First time trying Trip Cart?

Our "Add to Trip" function allows you to save all of the interesting places you find on our site. From this, you can create a full guide that includes all of the places you've selected.

We've partnered with the world's leading road trip planning application, Roadtrippers for this functionality. Once you "Add to Trip" you can do even more by following the prompts to the Roadtrippers application.

Learn More
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.
TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews

Although the MEDC uses reasonable efforts to maintain the accuracy of the website content, it is not represented to be error free. Read legal information.

More To Explore