Genoa National Fish Hatchery
The Genoa National Fish Hatchery rears
23 species of fish including trout,
northern pike, and walleye. Guided and
self-guided tours are offered. The area
has 17 open-air
ponds and 6 raceways.
its location at the
confluence of the
Bad Axe and
the La Crosse
Chapter of the
ranks the hatchery
as a top location for bird watching.
On a walk among the rearing ponds,
backwaters and sloughs you might see
Directions: Located along Hwy 35, four miles south of Genoa.
Gazetteer: Page 40, D-1 (prior to 10th edition). | Page 74, F-2 (10th edition).
Web site: Genoa National Fish Hatchery
Signature Species: Dowitchers, plovers, herons and egrets.
Seasonality: Open year round.
Parking: Parking lot.
Nearest food & lodging: Genoa, 4 miles north on Hwy 35.