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Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery

#11 of 167 things to do in Branson Features Animals
483 Hatchery Rd, Branson, MO 65616-8971
+1 417-334-4865
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Good Educational Experience

This is a fun place to visit. Somewhat of an educational experience but more than that a good... read more

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BCTravelers16
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Battle Creek, Michigan
Informative and free

This was a last minute stop, but sire glad we did. First off, it's free, which is had to come by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dalejr8prncss
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Nebraska
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“fish food” (163 reviews)
“trout” (409 reviews)
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483 Hatchery Rd, Branson, MO 65616-8971
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+1 417-334-4865
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a fun place to visit. Somewhat of an educational experience but more than that a good educational experience.

Thank BCTravelers16
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a last minute stop, but sire glad we did. First off, it's free, which is had to come by! We got there just in time for the tour, which was only 20 minutes, but very informative. Hunter, our guide, was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank dalejr8prncss
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed the wildlife and seeing the dam on our way to the lake. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. The kids had a great time feeding the fish. We will be back!

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is always a must see on our multiple trips a year to Branson. My 10 year old son loves to see and feed the fish.

Thank 981momof2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyable experience for the young and old alike. Educational Staff was very informative and helpful with all questions asked.

Thank Frances F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy to get to, and free! Very educational for young children. They enjoyed it and learned a bit. Will probably take them back again in a few years to reinforce their learning.

Thank jameswJ4594XZ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We live in Branson and I have visited this place many times. I don't know why I find it so entertaining. But I do. I enjoy feeding the fish and the little museum/educational display is nice. I love the big fish on display. You can...More

Thank BransonWildFlowers
Reviewed 6 days ago

Learned all about the life of the fish in the area. So many varieties, video and lectures. A must visit!!

Thank Norine B
Reviewed 6 days ago

While in Branson, we stopped by the Fish Hatchery. It was very interesting to see how the fish grow. Definately worth an hour or two.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 6 days ago

Learn about all aspects of raising trout, from harvesting eggs, to the 1 1/2 year journey to release in the Tanycomo.

Thank Melinda F M
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Danny H
Is there a good spot close to the hatchery to fish for trout?
3 October 2016|
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Response from Karen1953INKC | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there is, just don't know where!
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MamaMoo79
What are the hours for the fish hatchery?
11 September 2016|
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Response from The_Good_Music_Man |
I know for sure they are open 9-4 weekdays, but Im not sure if they are open an hour earlier or later, weekends, or if they will be open during Nov and Dec because most places close in Dec until March.
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Is this place open on Sunday's during the summer?
19 June 2016|
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Response from Alan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is
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