Paint Bank Fish Hatchery

Paint Bank Fish Hatchery
Paint Bank Fish Hatchery
Address
Route 1 Box 12 (Off SR 311 south of Paint Bank)
Paint Bank, VA 24131
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Craig
Date(s)/Time:
(8:00 AM-3:30 PM)
Phone: (540) 897-5401
Fax: (540) 897-5402
Paint Bank Fish Hatchery www.dgif.virginia.gov/fishing/fish_stocking/hatcheries.html

This state fish hatchery, just south of Paint Bank, provides a unique look into the trout rearing and stocking process. Numerous concrete tanks hold up to 1.6 million trout in all stages of development, thus providing an easy viewing experience. Around the fish hatchery is a variety of wildlife. The creek that runs along the edge of the property should be checked for butterflies, birds and at
dusk some white-tailed deer. There is a picnic area and plenty of parking.




Last Updated: 8/15/2008 8:14 PM
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