Photo by H.S. Cooper ©

Photo by H.S. Cooper © Trout

If you have some “small fries” of your own, the Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery is a great place to visit. You can take a self-guided tour (guided tours are reserved for summer months) of the facility and children can feed the fish for a quarter (or two, or three!). The fish hatchery has all phases – from egg incubation to release. It is the largest trout production facility in Missouri. And admission is free!

Photo by H.S. Cooper ©

Photo by H.S. Cooper © Fish Hatchery

For more information and hours, please visit: http://mdc.mo.gov/regions/southwest/shepherd-hills-fish-hatchery

Photo by H.S. Cooper ©

Photo by H.S. Cooper © Trout at SHF Hatchery

 

 

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