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Address: 7500 Forest Service Road 14, Camp Sherman, OR
Phone Number: 541-595-6611

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Feeding the Fish

When in the area, always stop here to walk the grounds and feed the fish. Nice clean bathrooms as well. Beautiful views of the Metolius River from the bridge leading to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

When in the area, always stop here to walk the grounds and feed the fish. Nice clean bathrooms as well. Beautiful views of the Metolius River from the bridge leading to the hatchery. Large holding pond at the back of the hatchery with 15-24 inch rainbow trout that can be fed by purchasing feed from many available dispensers. Great fun... More 

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Sisters, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Wizard Falls is a lovely place to visit anytime but especially on a hot day. The fish always enjoy the food to be purchased at the pond. Great fun to watch them make a dash for it! The path around the pond gives a different perspective. Fortunate visitors might see a bald eagle or osprey in a snag waiting for... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Two kids who dreaded going - - ended up LOVING it...thanks to the ranger-guy who gave us a personal tour and lots of info...bring quarters to feed the fish, again and again and again....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

WE rode bikes here from Camp Sherman Store. A good 5 miles up and then 5 miles back. NOt hard but some hills. Hatchery was very interesting and kids can feed the fish. The falls were the coolest thing: bright blue waters ! great place for a picnic, and nice to see the history of it all...

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Shady Cove, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This hatchery is in such a beautiful setting. They have a huge pond area and fish pellet food is available......It is wonderful just to walk the grounds and then go down to visit the Metolius River!!!!

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La Paz, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Feed the fish in the tanks and the nearby holding lake. Clean, tidy, quiet and beautiful. Very fun for the little ones too.

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Amazing water views right at the bridge as you enter. Make sure to go on bridge and just be amazed. No charge for hatchery. Easy walk around small hatching lake, 1/2 mile. Or just go to the main feeding area. Good to picnic here. Nice to ride your bike hear from general store or a camp site.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We took a hike along the Metolius and ended up here at the fish hatchery. What a little slice of heaven. This place is peaceful and beautiful. A great place to take the kids. Lots of fish to feed In the pond and geese galore. It is also a great destination for a picnic lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I live in Bend this is one of my favorite day trips to make. Wizard Falls has a fish hatchery and a wonderful hiking trail and they are also dog friendly! You can feed the fish for a quarter, spend some time strolling around a beautifully maintained man made pond (that's also full of some huge rainbow trout) and then... More 

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Terrebonne, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Took my grand daughter there on a hot spring day. She is 8 and loved it. The picnic area is beautiful and shady. She loved seeing the different stages of the fish and enjoyed feeding them.

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Address: 7500 Forest Service Road 14, Camp Sherman, OR
Phone Number: 541-595-6611
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Central Oregon  >  Camp Sherman

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