Holyoke Fish Lift Set to Open The Viewing Season Text Size

Event takes place on May 08, 2019 at 9:00 AM
Gatehouse Road, Holyoke, MA

The annual viewing season of the lift at the Robert E. Barrett Fishway — which carries fish over the dam — begins May 8th.

The fishway consists of two lifts that carry American shad, sea lamprey, Atlantic salmon and other such migratory fish that swim up the Connecticut River in their annual spring migration. They migrate so they can spawn, or release or deposit eggs, in the rivers of their birth

Hours of Operation:

May 8 through June 16, 2019
Days: Wednesday through Sunday  
*Also, open Memorial Day, May 27
Time: 9 am – 5 pm

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