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15 08, 2019

Fall Alaska Trout Fishing

2019-08-15T15:12:43+00:00Alaska Trout Fishing, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Things to Do on the Kenai Peninsula|

We’re rapidly approaching the most beautiful season of the year: autumn’s peak. Our seasoned, certified fishing guides have officially begun to target silver salmon and rainbow trout here at Kenai River Drifters Lodge in Cooper Landing, Alaska. As temperatures subtly dip and the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge transforms into a jaw-dropping blend of marigold, kelly green, and amber, anglers from across the globe flock to our particularly beautiful slice of the Kenai Peninsula to hook the plumpest rainbow trout on earth. If you’ve ever spent a week on the teal Kenai River, you already know that Alaska trout fishing [...]

11 07, 2019

3 Things to Do on the Kenai Peninsula This Summer

2019-07-11T12:45:07+00:00Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Things to Do on the Kenai Peninsula|

Kenai River Drifters Lodge has officially come back to life with eager summer travelers from across the globe who have ventured to our serene slice of the Kenai Peninsula to hook massive salmon, observe majestic brown bears, and drift past jaw-dropping glaciers. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg, as the Kenai Peninsula is home to seemingly neverending outdoor activities, ranging from berry picking to gold mine tours. To ensure that your midsummer escape to Cooper Landing, Alaska, is nothing short of flawless, we’ve compiled three of the most unique things to do on the Kenai Peninsula. Guided [...]

28 03, 2019

Jaw-Dropping Wildlife and Glacier Cruises in Alaska

2019-03-28T13:40:19+00:00Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge|

There’s no denying the sheer beauty of The Last Frontier, especially Kenai Fjords National Park, one of the world’s natural wonders. Yes, Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula is home to the best salmon fishing in the world, but our gorgeous slice of wilderness is also a jaw-dropping natural landscape full of majestic wildlife, breathtaking glaciers, and complex, rugged mountain ranges. Kenai River Drifters Lodge, the premier Cooper Landing lodging option, proudly provides our guests with a genuinely once-in-a-lifetime experience: the six-hour Seward Wildlife / Glacier Cruise. Seward Wildlife / Glacier Cruise This popular cruise will glide past some of the most [...]

23 01, 2019

Half-Day Fishing Trips near Cooper Landing, Alaska

2019-05-08T18:00:38+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

Cooper Landing may be covered in fluffy snow at the moment, but we’re still daydreaming about the upcoming king salmon fishing season here at Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge. There’s no better time than right now to book a spring, summer, or fall Kenai River fishing trip to Alaska before we’re fully booked for yet another exciting season. Most groups, families, and couples choose full-day fishing expeditions so they can catch and keep their limit, but if you’re looking for a different challenge this year, seek out our three half-day fishing trips. We’re one of the only Alaska fishing lodges [...]

28 12, 2018

Hidden Gems near Cooper Landing, Alaska

2019-05-08T18:01:27+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

Anglers from across the globe visit the Kenai Peninsula for world-class king salmon fishing, breathtaking wildlife, and an opportunity to unplug from today’s modern world. However, not every single guest here at Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge wants to spend the entire week salmon fishing in Alaska, which is why we have “substitutions.” We encourage visiting anglers to swap a full day of fishing with one of our Alaskan adventure activities, including hiking, rafting, bird watching, and guided day trips to the Kenai Peninsula’s most popular cities. The Last Frontier has so much more to offer than Kenai River fishing, [...]

28 11, 2018

The Best Alaska Hiking Trails near the Drifter’s Lodge

2019-05-08T18:01:40+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

While we certainly make a living fishing for delicious salmon and trophy rainbow trout, hiking through the breathtaking Alaskan wilderness is a strong passion of ours here at Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge. Some of the best Alaska hiking trails lie deep within the massive, strikingly beautiful Chugach National Forest, which spans nearly seven million acres in Southcentral Alaska. The next time you’re spending a week king salmon fishing in Alaska, ask about our extensive guided hikes through the Alaskan Bush. Easy, Moderate, or Difficult? Any visiting angler here in Cooper Landing, Alaska, can substitute fishing trips with other outdoor [...]

25 11, 2018

Customize Your Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge Experience

2019-05-08T18:01:50+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

It’s extremely rare to find an affordable fishing lodge on the shores of an incredibly beautiful stretch of the Kenai River that also offers fully customizable Alaskan adventure packages. Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge has everything you’re looking for and so much more! Anglers have been visiting our world-class, family-friendly fishing lodge in breathtaking Cooper Landing, Alaska, for decades. We happily provide anglers and nature enthusiasts with once-in-a-lifetime fishing, hiking, flightseeing, and rafting adventures. Your wish is our command here at Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge. If you would like to replace a day of fishing with bird watching and flightseeing [...]

28 10, 2018

Ocean Fishing: Finding the Best Alaska Fishing Charters

2019-05-08T18:02:23+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

Alaska is known for waterways abundant with all sorts of impressive catches such as salmon, rainbow trout, Arctic graylings, halibut, and more. Kenai River Drifter's Lodge offers incredible ocean fishing adventures through area charter companies that provide panoramic views, access to beautiful glacial waters, and catches that will be sure to give any angler the experience of a lifetime. Embark on several Alaska wildland adventures on the open sea in Cooper Landing, Alaska, and discover one of the best fishing charters to cast your line and reel in some monster fish. A Kenai River Drifter's Ocean Fishing Experience Here at [...]

28 09, 2018

Alaska Rafting Adventures with Kenai River Drifter’s Lodge

2019-05-08T18:02:33+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

When it comes to Alaskan fishing trips, Kenai River Drifter's Lodge is a hot spot for premier angling experiences, but our lodge has much more to offer than just casting your line. Here at Kenai River Drifter's, we know Alaska has so much more to provide our visitors and one of the best ways to see it is on a guided tour. Though hiking and flightseeing are popular, one of the most exciting excursions we offer is a scenic rafting adventure! Leave the Rod at the Lodge and Take in the Scenery The location of our lodge allows us [...]

28 08, 2018

Autumn Kenai River Fishing Excursions

2019-05-08T18:02:46+00:00Alaska Salmon Fishing Trips, Alaska Wildland Adventures, Beautiful Places in Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska, Cooper Landing Alaska Lodging, Cooper Landing Lodging, Kenai River Lodge, Salmon Fishing in Alaska|

A large number of the American population considers autumn to be the best season of the year because of the crisp sweater weather, colorful foliage, and pumpkin-flavored treats. Up here on the Kenai Peninsula, fall signifies the peak silver salmon and rainbow trout fishing season. Autumn is the perfect time of the year to book a Kenai River fishing expedition because the summer crowds are dispersing, the trout are fattening up for winter, and the Chugach Mountains are being painted with a colorful natural paintbrush. There are four main fish species to catch each fall: silver salmon, rainbow trout, [...]

We are now taking reservations for 2019 and 2020. Dates for summer 2019 are filling fast! Call us to reserve your spot.
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