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Buford Trout Hatchery

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Great experience for all ages

We brought our 4 year old son here to see the trout. It did not disappoint. The holding pens are... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
CAYTLien
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Roswell, Georgia
Depends on your objective.

As a hatchery goes, this is a good one. Clean,great short trails for exploring nature with little... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Aurorab247
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Atlanta, Georgia
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3204 Trout Place Rd, Cumming, GA 30041-2873
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

We brought our 4 year old son here to see the trout. It did not disappoint. The holding pens are massive and are easy to navigate. Be sure to pick up a map of the grounds along with a map of the surrounding Chattahooche. If...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

Our grandkids are fishermen, and this is a super place for them. They have MANY, MANY smaller fish to be released, but also have huge breeders that are great fun to see. Feeding time it really good because you can readily see what appears to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

As a hatchery goes, this is a good one. Clean,great short trails for exploring nature with little ones. Staff was friendly. We had hoped to go fishing,but the pond was full of little green pods. Might visit it again during a cooler season.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

The fishing pond has been changed to a wildlife viewing area, fishing is no longer a good option. The pond is a Trout waste water settling pond, and is NOT a good place for catching fish.

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Travis T
Reviewed July 1, 2018

A great place for kids of all ages to see the wonders of a trout hatchery. From big to small and all sizes in between. Make sure to toss in some of the feed found along the edges of the tanks!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank blueskygannon
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here as a leg-stretcher/kid-entertaining pit stop on the way to another location. We decided to check it out because admission was free and we had small children. I was going on the recommendation of other reviewers saying their small kids loved it. The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank theatretoni
Reviewed February 14, 2017

A place where trout are readied for release into the rivers and streams of N. Georgia. A good place to take a kid (big or little) fishing for the first time in their catch and release pond. Free poles are available. A nice walk through...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We took our three young grandsons, and they loved it. You can feed the fish and they go wild for the food ( given to us by the attendant).

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

If you are a fisherman, you will be amazed at what has to happen to maintain the trout population. Workers are very helpful with information.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

Brought my daughter here to try her first fishing and we caught one using the provided bamboo pole. This place is good if you want to go easy and

Date of experience: June 2016
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I believe they are strictly for stocking the Chattahoochee River since it is State run and operated, but here is a phone number to contact them and see... Region Office 770-535-5498
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