Salmo, Wisconsin

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Salmo, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Salmo is located in Wisconsin
Salmo
Salmo
Salmo is located in the US
Salmo
Salmo
Coordinates: 46°46′53″N 90°51′55″W / 46.78139°N 90.86528°W / 46.78139; -90.86528Coordinates: 46°46′53″N 90°51′55″W / 46.78139°N 90.86528°W / 46.78139; -90.86528
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Bayfield
Town Bayfield
Elevation 620 ft (190 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 715 and 534
GNIS feature ID 1573636[1]

Salmo is an unincorporated community in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States.

Wisconsin Highway 13 serves as a main route in the community. Salmo is located 3 miles southwest of the city of Bayfield, in the town of Bayfield.

The community is also located 19 miles north of the city of Ashland.

History[edit]

The community was named after Salmo, a genus of fish which includes the Atlantic salmon.[2]

The Bayfield Fish Hatchery, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is located in Salmo.[3]

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