92892 Ritter Rd, Astoria Oregon 97103
Big Creek Fish Hatchery raises fall chinook, coho, and winter steelhead salmon. The hatchery features a fish rearing pond, adult salmon viewing, interpretive signs, and group tours. Big Creek is a popular salmon and steelhead fishing stream.
The hatchery is located 15 miles east of Astoria off Hwy 30. Turn left off Hillcrest Loop Rd.
Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Seaview) Back Country Wilderness Outfitters
(Salkum) Barrier Dam Guide Service
(Astoria) Big Creek Fish Hatchery
(Chehalis) Clancy's Guided Sports Fishing
(Clatskanie) Gnat Creek Fish Hatchery
(Silver Creek) Hell's Anglers River Guides
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12/16 Coming to The Astoria area
Water Music Festival Seaview WA April1 The Water Music Festival is an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality chamber music to the Lower Columbia River Region.
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Hoquiam WA April26-28 Witness the migrating shorebirds at Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and other birding hotspots in Grays Harbor County.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!