Facility Rules and Policies
ALL fishing equipment PROHIBITED on hatchery property including:
- Fishing poles
- Waders, etc.
Open raceways at the hatchery allow visitors to observe and feed the fish in display areas. The following rules apply while visiting Erwin National Fish Hatchery:
- Do NOT attempt to feed fish with anything other than fish food provided by Erwin NFH employees
- Do NOT put your hands in the water
- Fishing equipment is PROHIBITED on hatchery property
-This includes fishing poles, nets, waders, tackle, etc.
*Failure to observe any of these policies can result in health degradation of fish and contamination of hatchery facilities*