Kenai Upper River Fishing – Full Day

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Kenai Upper River Fishing – Full Day

Approximately 8 hours
Price From
$389.95 Per Person
  • Snack Included
  • Moderate Activity Level

Relax for the day and go fishing for sockeye and Coho salmon (depending upon time of year), Dolly Varden and rainbow trout (all season, catch, photograph and release) in the upper Kenai River—one of the most productive trophy fishing waters in Alaska. This tour is perfect for all levels—there are river sections for both the beginner and the experienced. The turquoise waters of the Upper Kenai River run 17 miles through the Chugach National Forest and Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Its entire length is the spawning ground for millions of pacific salmon.

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Special Note

Fishing licenses are required for anyone 16 years of age or older. Licenses are available for purchase online on mobile devices or the computer in the lodge. Space is limited so booking early is recommended. Dress in warm layers. Bring a jacket, hat, gloves, warm socks and sunglasses. All fishing gear, a snack and beverage are included. A box lunch will be provided by the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge for guests participating in the full-day tour option; lunch order must be made with the Tour Desk upon arrival night. Cook my Catch is available for this excursion, please see the Front Desk for more details prior to departing on the tour. Program applies to salmon only. Travel time is approximately 15 minutes each way.


An array of optional tours is available at the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge during the summer season. To add an activity to your stay, please visit the Tour Desk at Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge.


Land Excursions cancelled prior to the cancellation deadline will be refunded to the credit card that you provided to purchase your tours. Excursions cancelled within three (3) days prior travel are subject to a 100% cancellation fee, unless the operator, at their sole discretion, is unable to operate the program due to unforeseen circumstances. All sales of tours booked while on your land tour are considered final at the time of purchase and are 100% non-refundable except in the case of an operator approved cancellation.