Fish Hatchery Admission
Take a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to raise over a million trout in the hatchery – including a hands-on experience feeding thousands of trout all at once!
Due to the working environment of the Fish Hatchery and the feed used within the facilities, those with severe fish allergies are not recommended to enter the hatchery.
What to Expect:
- Closed-in shoes recommended.
- Visitors must clean their hands using hand sanitizer and walk across a disinfectant mat to enter.
- Follow one-way flow to the largest ponds in the hatchery.
- Each visitor receives one serving of fish food.
When: Fridays & Saturdays
Tickets available between 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fee: $2.00 +tax per person (children 3 & under free with a paid adult)
Youth under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a paid adult
On-site Partner Investigation Stations
The Alberta Community Bat Program raises awareness of bat conservation issues, provides information to help residents responsibly manage bats in buildings, and collects data needed to monitor and better understand bats in the province.
Visit them in the Discovery Centre between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm this fall to explore Alberta’s nine species of bats through hands on activities, bat artifacts and more!
- September 22, 2021
- October 27, 2021
- November 17, 2021
Explore through the trails of our Interpretive Wetlands this winter on snowshoes! Investigate the tracks of our urban wildlife as you make your own.
Dates: Late Nov - early Mar (subject to snowfall)
Fee: $6 per pair
Who: Starting at children's shoe size 4
For more information on exploring Pearce Estate Park Interpretive Wetlands:
Other program opportunities
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Updated: Aug 27, 2021