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DIPAC’S Macaulay Salmon Hatchery

The Macaulay Salmon Hatchery in Juneau, Alaska is a private nonprofit organization with a mission to sustain and enhance the valuable wild salmon resource of the state of Alaska. The visitor center offers a variety of unique attractions with our amazing 5,000 gallon aquarium and a brown bear and bald eagle display. The aquariums feature over 150 species of
local marine life. Get up close and personal with sea anemones, star fish, tanner crabs and sea cucumbers in our interactive touch tanks.

Spend time with a knowledgeable local guide who will explain the intricate hatchery process while enjoying an impressive look at the thousands of returning salmon in our fish ladder. Ask for the Deluxe Tour to get an exclusive behind the scenes tour of our operation.

Guests are able to view baby King and Coho salmon all summer long in their new Salmon Fry Exhibit. Adult salmon start returning the end of June and continue through October. Bald Eagles and seals frequent the hatchery and provide a fantastic wildlife viewing opportunity.

For those guests looking to purchase salmon products, the visitor center offers a large variety of fresh and smoked salmon products. Pick up a package of our world famous King salmon dip kit to share a taste of Alaska with your friends and family. 907-463-4810