The ODFW Visitors' Guide
Best time to visit: December - January and July - September
Fish raised: Chinook salmon and steelhead
What to see and do
At the hatchery: The Elk River boat launch allows swimming. Outdoor interpretive signs explain hatchery operations.
Nearby: Camping is available at Cape Blanco State Park, nine miles north of Port Orford.
From Port Orford, travel three miles north on Hwy. 101. Turn right onto Elk River Road and proceed 7.5 miles. The hatchery is located on the left.
Address and Phone
Elk River Hatchery
95163 Elk River Road
Port Orford, OR 97465
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