Welcome to Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
Come face to face with the Region's trout, explore karst terrain, and see our exhilarating exhibit hall! Much more awaits the entire family in a fun and engaging educational journey at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery! Visitors are welcome to tour the hatchery, Visitor/Environmental Education Center, and to fish in the creek! Hatchery grounds are open 365 days a year while the Visitor/Environmental Education Center remains open 364 days annually (only closing on Christmas Day). FREE visitation! Make plans today to get connected with nature at Wolf Creek NFH!
Spring events at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
Spring is in the air at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery. We are excited to announce our upcoming events... Read more »
Longest day of play
June 12, 2019 8:30a.m. - 11:30a.m. CST
Come celebrate the longest day of the year. Enjoy the day with Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery and the Russell County Health Coalition. This event encourages everyone to get outside and enjoy the beginning of summer. Free for children of all ages; adult supervision required. Lots of interactive booths and giveaways.
Moria Painter, Environmental education and interpretation specialist, email@example.com, (270) 343-3797
33rd annual Catch a Rainbow Kid's Fishing Derby
A family-oriented day full of fishing, fun and prizes. Organized by Friends of Wolf Creen NFH, Inc. Made possible by countless volunteers and generous sponsors. For more information, read the press release.
Children ages 1 - 4 years old can participate in the kiddie pool from 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Rods and bait will be provided.
Thank you to our sponsors: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Price Less Foods, Innovative Business Concepts, Christian Appalachian Project, Hubbard’s Outdoor Products, Etc., First National Bank, Lalalucyblue Lake Country Outdoors, Keystone Foods, Wal-Mart of Somerset, Somerset Ice Company, Wal-Mart of Glasgow, City of Russell Springs, Wal-Mart of Columbia, South KY RECC, Monticello Banking Company, McDonalds of Russell Springs, Pepsi, Save A Lot, Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, Lake Cumberland State Dock, Bank of Jamestown, Zebco Brands, Russell County Board of Education
Educator workshop: early childhood
July 10, 2019, 8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m. cultured
The workshop cost is $22, which covers PLT curriculum, GLFW provided by Division of Water; lunch provided by Friends of Wolf Creek NFH.
To register, complete the form and submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail: Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery, 50 Kendall Road, Jamestown, KY 42629. The deadline to register is July 17th.
Fly fishing workshops
Join professional volunteer fly fisherman, Mark Lamberth, for a basic instruction of fly fishing. Mark has over 50 years of experience fly fishing in over 42 states with loads of enthusiasm to share.
For more information contact Ashley Buffington at (270) 343-3797 or email@example.com
For a full list of events for 2019 visit our events page.
2 nd Annual Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5k Results
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Last updated: May 16, 2019