Leadville National Fish Hatchery

2846 SR 300
Leadville, CO 80461- Map It
(719) 486-0189

AAA Editor Notes

Leadville National Fish Hatchery is 2 mi. w. off US 24 on SR 300. Established in 1889, this hatchery is one of the oldest in the federal system. It propagates cutthroat and rainbow trout. A visitor center offers educational information and a historic perspective on hatchery operations. Hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and fish feeding are offered. Picnicking is permitted.
Free.
Hours: Grounds dawn-dusk. Hatchery daily 7-3:30.