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Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery

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34270 County Road 652, Mattawan, MI 49071-8756
+1 269-668-2696
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Easy choice

If you have kids under 12.....go there. It's a great place to learn about fish and how they get... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
paboy1
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Thousands of Fish

If you have never been to a fish hatchery you must visit the Wolf Lake Fish Hatchery. We went to... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
detelet
,
Indiana
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34270 County Road 652, Mattawan, MI 49071-8756
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+1 269-668-2696
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If you have kids under 12.....go there. It's a great place to learn about fish and how they get into our lakes and streams. Also, a great place to waste some time walking around with little people outside. They have a bunch of day programs...More

Thank paboy1
Reviewed 12 August 2017

If you have never been to a fish hatchery you must visit the Wolf Lake Fish Hatchery. We went to South Haven Mi for the weekend and we came back on Sunday. We had seen a sign for it on the way to South Haven...More

Thank detelet
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

What a great place to see sturgeon!! Our tour guide was so informative showing us how they keep our Great Lakes healthy and well stocked. We really loved setting the sturgeon and learning about their history and life cycle.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to wall the dog or the kids around. Pretty interesting how the while thing works. Have some good informative learning areas for adults and kids. Hopefully you'll get to see one of the huge sturgeon that live in the ponds there. There is...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We spent the afternoon touring the fish hatchery. We had a tour guide (Derek), who was very educational and interactive with the children in the group. The hatchery has a self guided museum tour of the history of fish stocking, and guided tours of the...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Always a fun place to go. Grounds are nice to walk. Showcase ponds are fun for all ages. Great interpretive center and tours. Check their website for activities. They do at times have free fishing for kids. You always have to see the large sturgeon...More

1  Thank portagemomofthree
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We went here with our son in the Fall of 2014. It is a great place for children to learn about fish and the operation of the hatchery. In addition they love feeding the fish located just outside of the welcome center. The highlight for...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

This place was very neat if you're interested in the outdoors and are into our lakes streams and rivers in Michigan. The kids loved it I wish I check the schedule ahead of time and had been here for one of the tours or for...More

Thank fraink
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We have been to several fish hatcheries, but this is the best one. We arrived just in time for a guided tour of the facility which was very educational. I highly recommend this place for a visit.

1  Thank TravelGrandma10
Reviewed 27 January 2013

While this is a great place for kids to go and see the hatchlings and how fish grow it is also a great resource for lake residents who have questions about what may be affecting their lake. Years ago we used the resource to identify...More

1  Thank Susan E
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