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Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery

#3 of 3 things to do in Mattawan Features Animals
34270 County Road 652, Mattawan, MI 49071-8756
+1 269-668-2696
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Perfect place to spend the day

Great place to wall the dog or the kids around. Pretty interesting how the while thing works... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Patrick D
via mobile
Nice Place to Visit

We spent the afternoon touring the fish hatchery. We had a tour guide (Derek), who was very... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2015
Thomas S
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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28 Jul 2016
“Perfect place to spend the day”
26 Oct 2015
“Nice Place to Visit”
34270 County Road 652, Mattawan, MI 49071-8756
+1 269-668-2696
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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 27 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 19 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
Reviewed 29 July 2012

What a fun family place to visit, been in Kalamazoo for 20 years and never knew about this hidden treasure

1  Thank Mari B
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Learned stuff. Kids enjoyed. Lots of fish. Out a ways out of town, but on the way to Lake Michigan. West of Kalamazoo.

1  Thank kathryn747
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Wonderful place for the entire family. The kids will love the exhibits and feeding the fish. Adults will enjoy talking with the knowlegeable staff and the beautiful outdoor ambiance.

1  Thank Linda D
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