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Kenai River Guided Fishing

Kenai RIver Rainbow Trout

Waters We Fish

Learn more about the different sections of the Mighty Kenai River where you can join us for epic angling adventures.  Learn why a Kenai River guided fishing trip with us is a must-do on your Cooper Landing visit.

Upper Kenai RiverMiddle Kenai River
Kenai River Rainbow Trout
Kenai River Guided Fishing for Kids
Kenai River Guided Salmon Fishing

The Kenai River is our backyard.

Our local expertise can’t be beat!

Trips We Offer


Whether you are a novice or professional, a youngster or an elder, we have a trip for you!  We can put together any combination of trips for a mulit-day package and are also happy to arrange trips for couples, ladies only, families/groups, and for corporate meetings on the water.

Rowing Upper Kenai River October
Upper Kenai River Silver Salmon
Dad and Kid Fishing Upper Kenai RIver
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Species We Target 

Incidental Species

Beautiful Kenai River Rainbow Trout
sockeye salmon caught on upper kenai river cooper landing
Kenai River Guided Salmon Fishing
September Float Trip Kenai River

Kenai River Fishing Season Calendar

Important Season Dates:


June 11:  The Kenai River opens to sport fishing (closed May 1- June 10).  There is no guided fishing in our area before this date.

August 20:  Last day of sockeye salmon season.  Peak sockeye:  1st run mid to end of June, 2nd run third week of July to first week of August.

October 31:  Last day of coho salmon season.  Peak coho:  last week of August to mid-September, 2nd run in October.

Peak Trout/Dolly Season:  Last two weeks of August to the end of September.  Fall trout fishing is the best!



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Who We Are

We are a small, family owned "Mom & Pop" guided adventure company. We are year-round residents of Cooper Landing, Alaska and are honored to share our wealth of knowledge and passion for the incredible waters of the Mighty Kenai River.  We love helping folks enjoy the adventure of Alaska.

Read more about our story here!

What We Do

We offer first-class Kenai River guided fishing trips by drift boat for Trout and Salmon.  We love to fly fish and spin fish and instruct in both.  We welcome anglers of every age and skill level! Our personal service to you is of utmost importance to us, and we strive to deliver an unforgettable experience.

Read more about our trips here.

What We Believe

Having good stewardship for our resources and respect for our fellow anglers matters.  Nothing is more important than time with your family. There is no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing. Any day on the water beats a day at the office. Kids need to play outside.   Life is short, dream big and have fun!

Read more about our values here.