Contact the Center

Address
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
5550 FM 2495, Athens, Texas 75752
General Information | Hours & Admission | Facilities Rental
Main Office - (903) 676-BASS (2277)
Fax - (903) 676-FISH (3474)
E-mail - tffc@tpwd.texas.gov
School or Youth Group Reservation Form
https://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/visitorcenters/tffc/education/group
Volunteers (be an AmBASSador)
(903) 670-2266
Request Pickup of a ShareLunker
(largemouth bass 13 pounds or over, legally caught October 1 – April 30)
Phone (903) 681-0550 or page (888) 784-0600 and leave your phone number, including area code.

Director
Allen Forshage
(903) 670-2224

Education Director
Zoe Ann Stinchcomb
(903) 670-2238

Education Staff
Craig Brooks
(903) 670-2222

Events & Volunteer Coordinator
Jim Booker
(903) 670-2266

Exhibits Curator
Wayne Heaton
(903) 670-2239

Hatchery Manager
Jim Matthews
(903) 670-2237
(903) 676-3474 fax

Maintenance
Jim Dobecka
(903) 670-2243

Media Contact
Larry Hodge
(903) 670-2255

ShareLunker Program
(Oct 1 – Apr 30)
Juan Martinez
(903) 670-2285 office
(903) 681-0550 mobile
(888) 784-0600 pager

Business Manager
Mickie Campbell
(903) 670-2226

Admissions Booth
(903) 670-2231

Angler Pavilion
(903) 670-2210

Gift Shop
(903) 670-2246

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