Check out some of our most common questions and answers at Erwin National Fish Hatchery!
Question: When do you stock fish?
Answer: Erwin NFH is a facility, so we do not have a stocking schedule. If you have questions about trout stocking in Tennessee please contact the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.
Question: Do you offer tours of the hatchery?
Answer: We do not offer walk up tours at this time. Groups of four or more may call the hatchery to schedule a tour at least two weeks in advance.
Question: Can I bring my dog to the hatchery?
Answer: Dogs are welcome to come explore the outside of the hatchery. Please remember to clean up after your pet.
Question: What do I do if I find an injured animal?
Answer: Please contact the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency to find the nearest licensed animal rehabilitator.
Question: Do you sell fishing and hunting licenses?
Answer: We do not sell any fishing or hunting licenses at the hatchery. Please contact the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency to find all authorized vendors.