Thompson State Fish Hatchery, Manistique

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  • We took our young children to learn about the hatchery. Unfortunately we arrived at 4:30 and the main building was closed. There is a self guided tour you can take after hours. Which is quite...  more »
  • Staff very friendly. Very interesting place to visit if you like nature and fish. Loved it!
  • While out for a bike ride, I decided to stop in. This hatchery has been operating for about 100 years. The current facility was opened in the 1970's. Due to concerns about infections the public doesn't get to go into the buildings. I got to meet one of the staff and was told the construction along the road is the building of new ponds for the hatching and rearing of walleye and northern pike which will be an addition to the trout and salmon. Nice holding pond with fish. Saw either an osprey or immature eagle. Nice experience.

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