Catfish Stocking
Cordele

Hatchery

Cordele

NOTICE: Recent heavy rains resulted in the dam at Cordele Hatchery being compromised and losing the ability to manage and maintain the impoundment for waterfowl hunting. All remaining waterfowl hunts have been cancelled. Notice posted Mon. Dec. 3, 2018.

Cordele Fish Hatchery

Catfish Stocking
Cordele
Hatchery
Cordele
NOTICE: Recent heavy rains resulted in the dam at Cordele Hatchery being compromised and losing the ability to manage and maintain the impoundment for waterfowl hunting. All remaining waterfowl hunts have been cancelled. Notice posted Mon. Dec. 3, 2018.

Cordele is a 160-acre hatchery located in Crisp County. There are 22 ponds that raise channel catfish, shoal bass, largemouth bass, white bass, striped bass, hybrid striped bass and goldfish. Visitors can view this process with the best times being during the spring spawning and fall harvest activities.


Directions

From Cordele: Travel approximately 1 mile West on Highway 280. Turn right on Fish Hatchery Road and go 1.5 miles to reach the hatchery.


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​​​​Contact

Region Office 229-276-2362

Fees & Passes

Land Access

  • Hunting License
  • Fishing License, or
  • Lands Pass

Purc​hase License