Little Manistee Weir

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Little Manistee Weir, Old Stronach Road, Manistee, MI, United States

The Little Manistee Weir is an egg-take and salmon harvest facility which is operated by the Fisheries Division-Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The weir is used to block fish on the Little Manistee River in the spring and fall of the year. Steelhead eggs are taken in the spring and Chinook Salmon eggs are taken in the fall at the Little Manistee weir. The eggs taken at the weir are sent to State Fish Hatcheries where they are raised and stocked all over Michigan. Eggs are also supplied to several other states. This is a frequent drop-in location for kayakers and paddlers looking to venture out on the Little Manistee River.

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