Jordan River National Fish Hatchery

Near Elmira, Michigan

Jordan River National Fish Hatchery does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Overview The Jordan River National Fish Hatchery is set in the beautiful Jordan River Valley directly adjacent to the naturally wild and scenic Jordan River. The hatchery has produced lake trout for stocking into the Great Lakes since 1965. On your trip (depending upon the season) you may dine in the picnic pavilion, hike the scenic trails, enjoy the pollinator garden, or ride in on your snowmobile for a break and a hot chocolate. These are but of few of the possibilities that await you at Jordan River National Fish Hatchery. Oh...not to mention seeing the millions of lake trout, brook trout and cisco that call this hatchery home. You may even witness their hatch or see them boarding a hatchery truck headed to their new home in one of our Great Lakes.