Warm waters and low flows have made 2015 a tough year for salmon as they work to return to streams and rivers around Puget Sound this fall. Watch for these natural beauties at viewing sites listed here – and cheer them on if you see them!
Watch salmon migrate up the fish ladder at the Chittenden Locks in Ballard
|Dates:||Daily from mid-June through October (best viewing through September)|
|Location:||Chittenden Locks, 3015 NW 54th St, Seattle (directions)|
|Contact:||Call 206-783-7059 for current information and visit www.ballardlocks.org for directions and more.|
Watch salmon migrate up the fish ladder at the Chittenden Locks in Ballard mid-June through October, with the best viewing through September. Professional naturalists provide daily salmon talks at the fish ladder following free one-hour tours. Special tours can be arranged for school groups.
Visit www.ballardlocks.org or google "Chittenden Locks" for directions and more. And check us out on Facebook: "Hiram M. Chittenden Locks".
Sponsored by: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Salmon viewing at the Chittenden Locks in Ballard