Spring Creek National Fish Hatchery

Spring Creek NFH contributes 10.5 million tule fall Chinook salmon annually to support a commercial and sport fishery as well as fulfill tribal trust responsibilities.

During the spring, our 11.5 million tule fall Chinook salmon fry have been moved to outdoor raceways where they will spend the next 4 months feeding and growing!

Spring Creek NFH (call for more information – 509-493-1730)
• April 10: salmon release
• May 6: salmon release (8:00 am – 11:00 am)
• August: 24: fish ladder open
• September 15 – 30: tule fall Chinook salmon spawning (call for exact days/times)
• September 19: Open House – 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Contact Information

Cheri Anderson
Reservations and Information:
(509) 493-1730

62301 WA-14, Underwood, WA 98651

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Other Information

  • Hours Open

    During the current public health emergency, when possible, national fish hatcheries will remain open to the public. However facility resources and events may be limited. Check FWS Coronavirus Response page and call for local conditions.