WRD Fisheries Section Hatcheries
Burton Trout Hatchery and District Office
Burton Trout Hatchery is located in Rabun County on Moccasin Creek next to Lake Burton. The hatchery is approximately 20 miles north of Clarkesville on Georgia Highway 197.
Check out this fun video about Burton Trout Hatchery. Video done by Kim Stricker Productions for Hook-n-Look 2015 Season (The Outdoor Channel)
FAMILY FISHING POND OPEN DAILY! Family Fishing Pond for Channel Catfish is Open 8am - 6pm daily. Fishing license required for ages 16 & older. Limit 4 fish.
For information about this hatchery call 706-947-3112.
Burton Hatchery provides stocking support for Georgia trout streams and public waters. In the photo below, hatchery staff stocks trout into Lake Burton.
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