Maramec Spring Park - St. James, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper
N 37° 57.294 W 091° 31.770
15S E 629188 N 4201830
Quick Description: The Missouri Department of Conservation raises thousands of trout in the fish rearing pools located near the head of the Spring.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 1/19/2009 10:19:30 AM
Waymark Code: WM5KQ9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 10

Long Description:
Maramec Spring is the 5th largest spring in Missouri with 100 million gallons of water flowing from here daily. The cool water is a great place to raise trout. Some of the water is diverted to man made canals with a walking path next to them. This place is unique in that the rearing streams blend nicely with the natural beauty of the hills and trees. When the trout reach 12 inches in length, they are released into the Spring Branch River. Visitors can feed the trout by using the feed located in nearby coin operated machines.
Type of Facility: Fish Hatchery

Management Agency: State/Provincial Government

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

Has a Vistor Center: yes

Offers Tours: Not Listed

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