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Montebello State Fish Hatchery

359 Fish Hatchery Ln, Montebello, VA 24464-2418
+1 540-377-2418
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Pretty Hatchery

We found the hatchery when in Montebello for some hiking. Built in the 1930s it is one of the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
brittanytoler
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Richmond, Virginia
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Interesting, and kids love it

See how trout are raised. Talk to employees when they are there. Feed the fish from food from... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
942bob
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Montebello, Virginia
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8 Jul 2018
“Pretty Hatchery”
2 Apr 2018
“Interesting, and kids love it”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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359 Fish Hatchery Ln, Montebello, VA 24464-2418
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+1 540-377-2418
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We found the hatchery when in Montebello for some hiking. Built in the 1930s it is one of the prettiest hatcheries we have seen. My 7 and 9 year old sons loved walking around, feeding the fish and discussing the DNR. Definitely worth a stop.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

See how trout are raised. Talk to employees when they are there. Feed the fish from food from feeders. Nice atmosphere. Nature trail nearby.

Thank 942bob
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

The kids loved to see the trout. Don't forget to bring quarters for the fish food machine! It would be neat to have a little more data about the hatchery provided to visitors, but it was a fun little trip nonetheless.

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

After visiting Crabtree Falls, I just drove a few more miles into the Blue Ridge Mountains to see this state fish hatchery. I did not know what to expect, but I thought that it was so cool that they raised trout to go to all...More

1  Thank Valerie R
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