The hatchery is open for visitors and located at:
Directions (Google maps)
Directions From Ellsworth, ME
Drive north on Route 1A to junction of 1A and Route 180. Turn right onto Route 180 and travel approximately 4.25 miles until reaching the Hatchery entrance sign on the left. Travel time from Ellsworth is about 10 minutes.
We are open every day from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., except for major holidays. We offer a self-guided tour at any time and with advance notice, we can offer a guided tour for large groups. Tours typically run 45 minutes.
Please call (207) 667-9531 to schedule a tour. Tours typically run 45 minutes.
The hatchery occasionally closes due to weather. We advise you call ahead if you are planning to visit from afar or are bringing a large group of people.