Itinerary

Our standard itinerary for Kenai Riverside Lodge is shown below. For itineraries that incorporate Kenai Backcountry Lodge  and Kenai Fjords Glacier Lodge , please see our Lodge Combination Packages .

Day 1

Meet your Alaska Wildland Adventures representative at your downtown hotel between 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. or at the Anchorage Airport at 3:00 p.m. Shuttle by 15-passenger van along Turnagain Arm to Cooper Landing, home of our Kenai Riverside Lodge. Upon arrival at Kenai Riverside Lodge, settle into your cabin, enjoy dinner in the lodge and discuss your upcoming activity days with our knowledgeable staff. If you're driving yourself, we will look forward to your arrival between 3 and 6:30 p.m. in order to have you checked in before dinner is served at 7:15. Overnight at Kenai Riverside Lodge.

Day 2 (or Day 3 or Day 4)

Wake up on Day 2 (or 3 or 4 for longer packages) and explore the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge or Chugach National Forest.

Choose from:

  • A full day of rafting down the Kenai Canyon and through the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge - watch for moose, salmon and bald eagles as your guides share the stories behind the sights.
  • Guided hiking on the trails of the Chugach National Forest or Kenai National Wildlife Refuge - learn about the native uses of the numerous plants and flowers you'll see along the way.
  • Relaxing at the Lodge - pour yourself into a rocking chair on our riverside deck and take in the breathtaking Kenai River as you watch for wildlife.
  • A day of guided fishing on the world-famous Kenai River for salmon or trout - whether you're a novice or an avid angler who can't come to Alaska without fishing, you'll have an unforgettable experience with our expert guides (additional cost for guided fishing).

Last Day

Bid farewell to the Kenai Riverside Lodge after breakfast and enjoy comfortable transportation with our staff back to Anchorage, arriving by noon. For those self-driving, check-out is by 10:00 a.m. and we are happy to assist with directions to your next Alaska destination!