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Alaska Rivers Company

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Cooper Landing, AK 99572
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Great fishing and 2 night stay

Our family of 5 adults stayed in the River House. It was charming, clean, warm and comfortable. We... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
Karen M
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Wonderful Morning Hike With Kevin and Robin

Sunday morning, Sept 10. Weren't sure what to expect, but it was time well spent. We hiked about 5... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
purplt01
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Offering guided Rafting and Fishing and River Front Cabin rentals on the Upper Kenai River since 1974. Conveniently located 1 1/2 hour drive from Anchorage. All ages welcome. Several departures daily. Now offering Stand Up Paddle Boarding on Kenai Lake and Glacier Tours featuring Scenic Floats, Paddle Boarding, Inflatable Kayaking, and Hiking at Spencer Glacier! Join us!
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

Our family of 5 adults stayed in the River House. It was charming, clean, warm and comfortable. We did the all-day canyon fishing trip. The star of the day was our guide, Kyle. He worked tirelessly to get us to the right places in the...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Sunday morning, Sept 10. Weren't sure what to expect, but it was time well spent. We hiked about 5 miles round trip easy to moderate exercise. Well kept path which ended at waterfalls with salmon spawning up waterfalls. Nice snack while we watched these magnificent...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We took a four hour trip with this company. We knew others who did as well and their guides stopped along fishing holes or edges of the river to help them catch salmon and other fish. Some guides had them fish one at a time...More

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MLinks, Owner at Alaska Rivers Company, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thank you for coming on a fishing trip with us. We appreciate your feedback. When your trip occurred the King Salmon were just starting their spawn. Trout fishing can be really good when you go over the spawning beds. King Salmon spawn mostly in the...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

My family (two adults and three teenagers) had a wonderful time on the beautiful Kenai River. This was especially due to the expertise, kindness, and hard work of our guide, Kevin. Kevin expertly guided us along the river and along a trail while sharing interesting...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Amazing kayaking and standing paddle board trip. Friendly guides and amazing setting. Snack not much fun to eat between the mosquitoes. Would rather eat in the train and have some extra time in the water.

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

We had a group of 22 people ranging in age from 46 to 4 traveling around Alaska. Every one wanted to get out on the river and Alaska Rivers Company was perfect. Our guides Molly and Heath were awesome and we even talked Molly into...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Our guide, Kyle, was great! The trout we caught had to be released, no luck with salmon that day. We did watch other people around us catch quite few! Beautiful river. A black bear approached us but got scared of Kyle and went back into...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding glacier trip with Alaskan rail, family Hike and then paddle boards for teens, raft for mum and the little ones and kayak for dad and the glacier, lake and hundreds of icebergs all to ourselves - definitely the highlight of our Alaskan trip. Extraordinary...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

This leisurely ‘float’ on the turquoise waters of the Kenai River was very enjoyable. After meeting the friendly guides and having a snack of cheese and biscuits and a drink, we collected our rubber boots and life jackets and walked a short distance to where...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We chose ARC based on our hotels recommendation. It did not disappoint. My family (my husband and I and our 17 year old boys) went trout fishing with our guide Kyle. It was my boys favorite activity of our 9 day trip. We had very...More

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