Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery

483 Hatchery Rd.
Branson, MO 65616- Map It
(417) 334-4865

AAA Editor Notes

Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery is 6 mi. s.w. of downtown Branson via SRs 76W and 165, at the n. end of Table Rock Dam at 483 Hatchery Rd. Rainbow and brown trout are raised at this cold-water facility, which typically produces more than 1,125,000 catchable fish annually; it also supplies eggs and fingerlings to other trout production facilities. A visitor center features aquarium displays and exhibits that describe the trout spawning cycle and the process of fish rearing. The Table Rock Lakeshore Trail follows the lake's wooded shoreline.
Free.
Hours: Visitor center open daily 9-6, Memorial Day-Labor Day; 9-5, rest of year. Guided tours Mon.-Fri. at 10, 11, 1 and 2, Memorial Day-Labor Day. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.