Welcome to Drifter’s Lodge
Make Cooper Landing Your Home Base for Kenai Peninsula Exploration
Cooper Landing is a premier Alaska destination, not only for visitors from around the world, but also for our Alaskan neighbors. The Kenai Peninsula is referred to as “Alaska’s Playground” by Alaskan residents. Why? Because Cooper Landing offers much more than your average Alaskan destination.
Cooper Landing on the Mighty Kenai River
Cooper Landing is home to the easily accessible yet mighty Kenai River, ripe with natural abundance. Cooper Landing is known by a very descriptive and quite fitting name—“The Gem of the Kenai”. The beauty that surrounds Cooper Landing all year round is simply unparalleled, even in Alaska!
But what sets this Alaskan “home-away-from-home” apart? Why do so many visitors frequent here?
The mighty Kenai River’s beauty is the greatest asset of this town and it is joined by a number of other natural wonders, including the baby-blue waters of the Kenai itself, the breathtaking Chugach Mountains, the famous Russian River and so much more. Better still, this beautiful natural habitat is home to scores of fish and animals. In fact, Cooper Landing is home to eight different types of Alaskan mammals-no other place in Alaska can boast the potential for viewing such a variety of mammals in one place! Lastly, the awesome Bald Eagles soar above the Cooper Landing area year round.
Cooper Landing is not just a picturesque town to take in with your eyes-the area offers many great recreational activities, too. Fishing is the primary draw to Cooper Landing’s lodges and hotels. In addition, the area offers horseback riding, nearby ocean fishing, rafting, mountain biking, hiking, bird-watching, and flight-seeing. Drifters Lodge is the best home-base for you to experience it all!
If you are interested in Cooper Landing hotels, you’ll want to discover Kenai River Drifters Lodge. We are located at the headwaters of the Kenai River; our Cooper Landing lodge is a place for comfort and enjoyment. It has great access to the river and all other Kenai Peninsula recreational activities. Few other Alaskan Lodges can boast the unparalleled beauty, comfort, hospitality and accessibility to the rest of the Kenai Peninsula that our Cooper Landing lodge offers.
Cooper Landing Alaska is more than worth the stay, as you will find when you arrive. Like so many others who have visited before you, who return again and again, you are destined to fall in love with this place and make memories that could not be made anywhere else.