- Fisheries Restoration Grants
- Coho Salmon
- Chinook Salmon
- Heritage and Wild Trout
830 S Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
Mokelumne River Fish Hatchery
Frequently Asked Questions
- Does the Mokelumne River Fish Hatchery raise catchable trout?
- This hatchery only raises Chinook Salmon and Steelhead Trout.
- What is the largest fish ever spawned at the hatchery?
- A 45 pound salmon. On average, the salmon are about 18-20 pounds each.
- Where can I get information about the current flow of the Mokelumne River?
- Look up daily flows of the Mokelumne on the California Department of Water Resources website (enter CMN in the box labeled “ID Station” then click “Get Daily Data”)
- Who do I call to find out if the Mokelumne River is open or closed to floating?
- Contact the San Joaquin County Sheriff Department, which has the authority to close and open the river.
- Is the hatchery wheelchair accessible?
- Trails at the hatchery are all paved and wheelchair accessible.
- Are dogs allowed on the hatchery grounds?
- Dogs are allowed as long as they are on a leash.