Originally Posted by Byron Begley
I canít find much about this online but I am hearing bits and pieces. Hatchery Creek runs from the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery a short distance through the campground below Wolf Creek Dam and Lake Cumberland. It has always been a great little trout fishery.
The plan is to extend the length by re-routing the stream which empties into the Cumberland River. I have heard it will eventually be about a mile long. From what I hear, some work has been done on Hatchery Creek already.
This seems like a great project, I just wish I knew more about it.
Byron, is that the little creek that drains the fish rearing pools?
I cant for the life of me figure out how they could re-route it to add any significant distance. Is the river itself being considered a lost cause at this point?