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Red River Fish Hatchery

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Interesting & free

You will enjoy learning about the process of Rainbow Trout production. There is a self-guided tour... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Jayson F
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Something to see

If you're a sportsman and are curious to see where a lot of the fish you catch are from this is... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2015
Wesley M
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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29 Jul 2017
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State-run hatchery that breeds trout for re-stocking purposes.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great to view rainbow trout before they are released. You can fish the Red River above and below the hatchery. There is also a pond there at the hatchery for kids, elderly, and people with handicap on their license.

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

You will enjoy learning about the process of Rainbow Trout production. There is a self-guided tour and a small visitors center. The visitors center was very dated (think 1985), but had good information about the hatchery process. Kids will enjoy feeding the fish. Food dispensers...More

Thank Jayson F
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

If you're a sportsman and are curious to see where a lot of the fish you catch are from this is something to see. Dogs are allowed if they're kept on a leash. there's also fishing opportunities in the area on the river that runs...More

1  Thank Wesley M
Reviewed 7 June 2015

My husband and I went to the Red River Fish Hatchery mid-week. We spend about 45 minutes, feeding the rainbow trout, walking around the fish tanks and watching the river. This is supposed to be the largest hatchery in NM. We were not real impressed...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 4 September 2014

We arrived at the fish hatchery, and there is no one there but the fish. The large fish that you can feed are in a little pond that you can walk around. There was a coin operated fish food dispenser, but we had no coins....More

2  Thank Toni D
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We went off the beaten path to Geocache near this fish hatchery. We were very surprised how nice it was. The best thing about it was the road getting to it. There are nice picnic areas right off the road and free roaming cows. Yes,...More

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