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Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery, LA

Fish and Wildlife Service

Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery

The Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery (NFH) became operational in 1931 under the authority of the White Act as a warm water facility that would produce catfish, largemouth bass, bluegill, and redear ...[more]

Address

615 Highway #1, South
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Phone:(318) 352-5324
Email:Karen_Kilpatrick@fws.gov

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Directions

Exit I-49 at Exit 138 and take Highway 6 East until it intersects with LA 3110 (this should be the first traffic light). Take a right onto LA 3110 and follow it until it dead ends into LA 1. Take a left on to LA 1. The hatchery will be on the right approximately one half mile. You will see a long hurricane fence that encloses the ponds and hatchery property and then the Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery sign in front of the public aquarium building.

Activities
  • FISH HATCHERY FISH HATCHERY
  • FISHING FISHING
  • INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS
  • VISITOR CENTER VISITOR CENTER
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