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Story Fish Hatchery & Visitor Center

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Address: 311R Fish Hatchery Rd, Story, WY 82832-9741
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Great afternoon or morning outing

This fish hatchery is less than 20 miles North of Buffalo WY. and it is worth the drive. The setting is beautiful and educational. It is fun to feed the fish, so be sure and... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Casper, Wyoming
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Gillette, Wyoming
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

While getting out of town and exploring the area around Story Wyoming we stopped at the Fish Hatchery. It was a self guided "tour". Place was interesting and gave us a chance to walk around after eating lunch at a local restaurant. There is a nearby trail that can be easily hiked along the creek that feeds water to the... More 

Thank kandkf
Casper, Wyoming
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25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This fish hatchery is less than 20 miles North of Buffalo WY. and it is worth the drive. The setting is beautiful and educational. It is fun to feed the fish, so be sure and take a couple of quarters. Large picnic area by the flowing river with lots of trees and rocks. We weren't fortunate enough to see the... More 

Thank Hall7454
Shawnee, Kansas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stayed in nearby Sheridan and heard about the fish hatchery from some local residents, and I'm so glad we checked it out. Sara, the wildlife biologist on staff the day we visited, was so friendly and knowledgeable, and took the time to show us around and answer our questions. She clearly takes pride in her work. We followed that... More 

Thank aliciajb001
Lodi, California
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Beautiful grounds. Great open ponds to view the fish. Nice visitors center with lots of information.

Thank JenniferC9
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Fun and educational side trip on our National Parks tour. Not far from Sheridan, Wy. Interesting for both adults and kids. Worth the visit.

Thank pacmatt
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34 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

A nice place to go for something different. You can see the fish at different stages in their lives. The small fish are inside the building, and the large fish are in the pond. You can feed the large fish- which is the most entertaining part! The short walking paths to the other ponds are very nice.

Thank TravelingWander32
Story, Wyoming
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The fish hatchery is not big, but the fish are! The staff are very knowledgably and helpful throughout the tour. Make sure you bring some quarters to feed the fish!

Thank lveal
Story, Wyoming
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

I have always loved the small mountain community of Story, and the fish hatchery is just one of many reasons. Great place to visit as the staff is very engaging. Enjoy a lunch picnic in the trees and a hike up the story trail. Makes a for perfect day!!

Thank NathanS20
Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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161 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Aside from the bright blue Wyoming skys, Story has only a few sights to see and one of them is the Hatchery. Little did I realize that the fish and game commission would really need to produce fish but... here it is in living color. It's quite interesting indeed.

Thank osborner
Big Horn, Wyoming
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2013

This is a great place to take the young kids for a little adventure. It's small but they have a feeding pond where you buy fish food for a quarter. My preschooler loved it! The visitor's center has a few cool exhibits and you can see the fish spawning process. It's all free except the fish food. We like to... More 

Thank Dottie84

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