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Chapman Creek Hatchery and Nature Destination

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Use the rest room before you go!

This is a beautiful site to visit, the water is cold but refreshing. A great place to spend time... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Squamish, Canada
Great experience

Educational and free. We left a donation and my boy caught a rather large trout. Salmon don't start... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Dar C
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Salmon Hatchery And Nature Destination With Trails, Hatchery Education, Picnic Facilities, And Garden
4381 Parkway Dr, Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A0, Canada
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a beautiful site to visit, the water is cold but refreshing. A great place to spend time with family & friends. There are no restrooms on-site.

Thank AJPascal
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Educational and free. We left a donation and my boy caught a rather large trout. Salmon don't start coming until September...

Thank Dar C
Reviewed June 8, 2018

When my wife & I arrived at the Hatchery, a volunteer warmly greeted us and showed us around the hatchery. Later on, the manager arrived he invited us to help him by releasing the young coho into the river. He gave us a lot of...More

Thank david8mckinley
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Our tour guide described everything in detail which we all enjoyed very much . We hiked on some trails around the area as well. It is a very educational place to go see for young and old alike .

Thank Marie J
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Even in April, still a lovely spot to explore and learn. Read all the info signs, hiked around the area and enjoyed the volunteer driven atmosphere.

Thank Elisabeth O
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We loved our visit here. The very knowledgeable and experienced guide patiently told us all about this place and how it is run, and how salmon get imprinted to return to their familiar waters. Lots of volunteer effort keeps this place running. Payment is by...More

1  Thank Rosemary3333
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We stopped in with our three kids. Primarily volunteer run, someone was happy to show us around. The kids enjoyed looking at the fish in the large tanks and feeding them. Fall would be a good time to visit (spawning) but we enjoyed the path...More

Thank jess152
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Chapman creek walkabout the day before so stopped in to see the hatchery. Very informative young man walked us through the various stages, very passionatec about his work, enjoyed our visit, small facility, but making a difference, which matters.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Small hatchery, but even in mid March lots of interesting parts to our visit. Received a guided tour by team member who was extremely knowledgeable and obviously committed to this environment. We had a delightful time and also an enjoyable, but fairly brief walk on...More

1  Thank Jj R
Reviewed November 25, 2015

You will find this group hard working well informed, community minded and generally concerned with what is going on. A great stop for everyone in your family Take some time out to help out by joining in on any one of the many community events...More

1  Thank Patti L
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