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Decorah Fish Hatchery

#3 of 23 things to do in Decorah Features Animals
2325 Siewers Spring Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7501
+1 563-382-8324
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Fun family outing for fish feeding, eagle watching, and picnicking.

Bring some quarters and watch the kids feed the fish. There were a number of people Eagle... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rochester, Minnesota
A great place to relax, have a picnic, feed the fish, and view the famed Decorah eagles

Our family loves to visit the Decorah Fish Hatchery, a place to relax, go fishing, view fish... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Decorah, United States
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  • Average9%
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2325 Siewers Spring Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7501
+1 563-382-8324
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Bring some quarters and watch the kids feed the fish. There were a number of people Eagle watching. Also a good spot to picnic. Overall, a good hours worth of family entertainment.

1  Thank gjek44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family loves to visit the Decorah Fish Hatchery, a place to relax, go fishing, view fish stocking tanks, and get a glimpse of the world famous Decorah Eagles! It makes for a lovely outing in the summertime, and it's right on the Decorah bike...More

Thank L2315NHbillm
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Visited on a beautiful day and was lucky enough to see the eagles flying about. Wandered through the hatchery and talked to an employee about the hatchery.

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

In a beautiful setting along a babbling brook, shaded by large trees, lies a fish hatchery complete with fledgling rainbow trout AND nests of the American Bald Eagle.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit and see the trout. The eagles here LOVE them! We've visited the hatchery a few times. A pleasant setting in the country.

Thank ezliving2006
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy nature this is the place to go! There a bunch of little cement tanks that hold different size trout. Two large pond type tanks. Little gum ball machines all over where you can buy fish pellets for .25 and you get quite...More

Thank bolin03
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I went there to try and see the eagles but the nest tree is on private property. I strolled around and looked at all the trout and envisioned the eagles grabbing a few. I did drive across the road and parked at a place where...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting natural wonder. Were good shoes warm clothing and a good light. If you like nature it is interesting and free

Thank jjfarms
Reviewed 28 May 2017

we came here on the waterfall tour....really nice place,....eagle watching, LOTS of trout in the hatchery,...I added a trout stamp to my fishing licenses....sadly I only had my Crappie stuff with me,...no fly rod,....but a nice, clean park....the employee that helped us, gave me info...More

Thank nadman2016
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by while on an eagle watch weekend. Enjoyed our visit and feeding the trout. Nice waterfall behind the hatchery and eagles across the road.

Thank Roy P
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