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Fishing Skills
Catfish - Catch, Clean & Cook
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Chesapeake Fish Hatchery
21186 Highway 174
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
(417) 895-6880
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Additional Information: Instructed by:
A fishing skills event to teach participants how to catch, clean and cook catfish. Each participant will be able to catch and clean upto 3 catfish. Participants will also have the opprotunity to sample some fried catfish. Those 16 years of age and older must possess a valid Missouri fishing license. For Additional Information call 1-417-742-4361 ext 1825 or email Stacy R Wheatley

Location Information

Chesapeake Fish Hatchery Annually, an average of more than 9 million fish are produced at Chesapeake, and more than 5 million fish per year are stocked out. Fish species produced include bluegill, channel catfish, fathead minnows, grass carp etc.


Chesapeake Hatchery resides next to the village of Chesapeake in Lawrence County. It is located nine miles east of Mt. Vernon, or 10 miles west of Republic, on Highway 174.

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Thursday, October 14, 2021.

Age Policy:

All registrants for this event must be a minimum age of 8 years old by 10/14/2021.