Coleman National Fish Hatchery
California and Nevada Region

Location & Directions

From Redding Municipal Airport

  • Leaving the airport turn left onto Airport road and continue 1.9 miles
  • Turn left onto Dersch Road (travel 2.3 miles)
  • Turn right onto Deschutes Rd at the four-way-stop (travel 2.2 miles)
  • Turn left onto Balls Ferry Rd. (travel 3.1 miles)
  • Turn left onto Ash Creek Rd. (travel 1.3 miles)
  • Turn right onto Gover Rd (travel 1.6 miles)
  • Turn left onto Coleman Fish Hatchery Road
  • Proceed approximately 2 miles, the hatchery is on the right with a big brown sign in front.

Traveling North on I-5

  • Take the Gas Point Road exit in Cottonwood and turn right at the stop sign
  • Continue straight onto 4th St
  • Turn left onto Balls Ferry Rd, continue over the RR tracks (you will make a S-turn over RR tracks) and stay on Balls Ferry for approximately 2 more miles
  • Turn right onto Ash Creek Rd (travel 1.3 miles)
  • Turn right onto Gover Rd (travel 1.6 miles)
  • Turn left onto Coleman Fish Hatchery Road
  • Proceed approximately 2 miles, the hatchery is on the right with a big brown sign in front.

Aerial Photo of Coleman National Fish Hatchery
Source: USFWS




Traveling South on I-5
  • Take exit 667 for Factory Outlets Drive and turn left at the end of the exit ramp
  • At the traffic circle take the 2nd exit onto Deschutes Rd. (travel 2 miles)
  • Turn right onto Balls Ferry Rd. (travel 3.1 miles)
  • Turn left onto Ash Creek Rd. (travel 1.3 miles)
  • Turn right onto Gover Rd. (travel 1.6 miles)
  • Turn left onto Coleman Fish Hatchery Rd.
  • Proceed approximately 2 miles, the hatchery is on the right with a big brown sign in front.

Last updated: October 16, 2019