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Alaska Rivers Company

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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...more
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Cooper Landing, AK 99572
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+1 888-595-1226
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We stayed the Old River Front cabin. What a great experience. Rustic cabin with enough upgrades to make the stay memorable. It is quiet and just what I needed. Loved drinking my morning coffee by the river. Thank you Cory and crew for a wonderful...More

Thank fishinmomma
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Our river guide did an outstanding job of ensuring we caught plenty of fish. This time of year that meant catch-and-release of beautiful rainbow trout and Dolly Varden that are feeding on the eggs of salmon that came through earlier in the summer. This turned...More

Thank Theodore C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This company does care about the customers as long as they can sell an extra ticket. Find an other company. Don't think this review is insensitive to children or parents who have a difficult time with a crying child. Also don't think I do did...More

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MLinks, Owner at Alaska Rivers Company, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

At Alaska Rivers Company safety is our first priority on every trip that we run, we have been operating for over 44 years and have an excellent safety record. We conduct extensive hands on river training for all of our guides and we meet all...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Cooper Landing is a great central location to the entire peninsula, but there may be better options for lodging. If you are doing some of their trips, it would make sense to stay here, but if you're just looking for lodging (as we were), I...More

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MLinks, Public Relations Manager at Alaska Rivers Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback on your stay with us. Alaska Rivers Company has over 40 years in providing cabin rental accommodations, as well as professional guided fishing, rafting and hiking. We offer some of the most competitive pricing for our trips and lodging in...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

The people made the trip! Alison, Joy and Brenna are such jewels and strong young women we were very impressed with them. The cabins were clean and furnished well. We stayed in the "big house" and loved it. The only recommendations we would make is...More

Thank louandcarlos
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We went river rafting at 6 pm and I would have been happy if I saw just one bald eagle, instead we saw over 30 of them!!! We could not have had a better time. Chris was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area, he...More

Thank aileenvall
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Perfect place to stay to explore the Kenai peninsula. Centrally located with a lot offered right on site. Our cabin was on the Kenai river, every morning a pair of eagles were spotted. Did hiking, rafting, kayaking and drove to both Seward and Homer. A...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Well organised with everyone kitted out with gum boots and life jackets. Our guide Cody did a great job steering us down the river and provided a good commentary on points of interest. Quite a few bald eagle sightings. Be prepared to get wet though....More

Thank SydneyJim56
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We are return customers, as we had such a great experience 11 years ago. My husband and I planned a sockeye salmon fishing trip with Alaska Rivers Co.ho, and though the originally planned "full canyon" trip was cancelled due to high winds on the lake,...More

Thank Pejibaye
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The crew did a superb job navigating a beautiful river. We had over 20 eagle sightings and even a brown bear eating lunch in the river as we floated past. I'd highly recommend this company for a Kenai River float.

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