Physical address / mailing address / GPS location:
Gov Tommy G. Thompson Hatchery
951 West Maple Street
Spooner, WI 54801
Hatchery Manager Neal Rosenberg: 715.635.4149
Northern Region Headquarters: 715.635.2101
8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday
We offer tours on Tuesday and Friday throughout the summer months. Tours may be scheduled on a limited basis from around May 1 through Labor Day. Call for details. Hatchery tours are FREE! Plenty of parking. Make it a day and bring a picnic to enjoy in the attached Spooner Memorial Park.
Enter the hatchery from Highway 70 across from DNR Northern Region Headquarters or Enter the Spooner Memorial Park from Hwy 253/63 on the east (across from Tony’s). The Hatchery grounds are immediately adjacent to the park. You can reach the building by walking along the path next to the water.