Lake Sonoma Visitors Center & Fish Hatchery

The Visitor Center and Fish Hatchery are located at the park entrance and are open to visitors year round.

Location

3288 Skaggs Springs Road
Geyserville CA, 95441

Contact

Local: 707-431-4533

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  • The Visitor Center and Fish Hatchery are located at the park entrance and are open to visitors year round. Here, exhibits tell the story of Warm Springs Dam, explain the natural and early history of Dry Creek Valley, and offer a variety of audio-visual and ranger-led programs. Displays in the visitor center focus on the culture of the Pomo tribe of native Americans - the original inhabitants of the Dry Creek Valley - and their way of life, with partular emphasis on their excellent basket making skills. Call (707) 431-4533 for additional information.

    The Congressman Don Clausen Fish Hatchery is located behind the Visitor Center. Visitors can observe the operation of the hatchery and see displays which describe the life cycle of the coho salmon, steelhead and chinook. The hatchery was built to replace and enhance salmon and steelhead spawning grounds. It is a Corps of Engineers hatchery operated by the California Department of Fish and Game. Tours for large groups may be arranged by calling (707) 431-4533.

    • Beautiful lake

      Lake Sonoma is a great place to camp, boat, swim. The have good group sites that we have used for our church camps

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    • Quite Amazing

      We went to the fish hatchery and learned a lot. We drove up the mountain and went to the view points and were wowed by the gorgeous perspectives. We took a lot of photos. This is a huge area and a...

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    • Great hiking

      Lake Sonoma has fabulous hiking trails. It is a beautiful area and there is some shade, some prairie area, lots of hills and valleys.

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