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Robertson Creek Fish Hatchery

#25 of 44 things to do in Port Alberni Features Animals
10888 Central Lake Road, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8Z1, Canada
+1 250-724-6521
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Great Family Visit

Great chance for the family to see salmon spawning and for the kids to learn about the whole life... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2017
TravelOften1968
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Timing is the key to your experience

I lead a walking group for new arrivals to Vancouver Island. Each year we visit the fish hatchery... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2015
Alberta14
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Parksville
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Jan 25, 2017
“Great Family Visit”
Oct 7, 2015
“Timing is the key to your experience”
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10888 Central Lake Road, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8Z1, Canada
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Reviewed January 25, 2017

Great chance for the family to see salmon spawning and for the kids to learn about the whole life cycle of the salmon from very friendly staff and an informative visitor's centre.

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Reviewed October 7, 2015

I lead a walking group for new arrivals to Vancouver Island. Each year we visit the fish hatchery in September or October. I always phone before to see if they are processing the salmon. When they are in full operation the staff provide information and...More

1  Thank Alberta14
Reviewed April 23, 2015

The fish hatcheries used to be very interesting. You saw everything happening outside, but today everything happens inside. There don't given you permissing to come inside to see something. Long ago, all the little fish swimming in the canals. Now it is a dismal sight....More

1  Thank Joop P
Reviewed March 30, 2015

We took visitors from Eastern Canada to see the final stages of the salmon return journey. The staff was incredible, explaining to them the sorting, milking and shipping processes. It is amazing to watch the staff handle all those fish in a short period of...More

Thank RosemaryRonalds
Reviewed December 2, 2014

When we were in Port Alberni we saw some salmon but we wanted to get a better view . We had picked up some information from the welcome center ( which by the way was very nice) and we read about the hatchery. When we...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed November 17, 2014

We were recommended by the staff at Port Alberni Visitor Centre to go there to view salmon run (instead of the Stamp River Provincial Park). We spent some time trying to find, given our gps could not locate the address and the place and the...More

1  Thank MontfortOaks
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