The ODFW Visitors' Guide
Best time to visit: September - October.
Fish raised: Fall chinook salmon and steelhead
What to see and do
At the hatchery: Visitors can view adult chinook salmon in the fall.
Nearby: There are many museums and historical sites in the Astoria area. The Lower Columbia River estuary offers excellent wildlife viewing. Elk viewing also is excellent at Jewell Meadows Wildlife Area 17 miles east of the hatchery on Hwy. 202.
From Astoria: Proceed 12 miles east on Hwy. 202 to the hatchery.
From Jewell: Proceed 17 miles west on Hwy. 202 to the hatchery.
Address and Phone
82635-202 Hatchery Road
Astoria, OR 97103
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