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Kenai River Float-n-Fish

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Address: 18251 Sterling Highway, Cooper Landing, AK 99572
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+1 907-595-3505
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

The best Mom and Pop guided fishing service in Cooper Landing, offering...

The best Mom and Pop guided fishing service in Cooper Landing, offering first-class fishing trips for trout and salmon on the Upper Kenai River. Come and check out the shop, featuring an authentic Sioux tipi and Alaskan wall tent, where you can learn about the area, check out maps and photos, and book a trip. Full and Half day trips are available and anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome. Get hooked on the Mighty Kenai with Kenai River Float N Fish!

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Fly fished for rainbows below Kenai Lake labor day weekend. I have fished with lots of guides over the years and John is top notch. We stayed on fish all day, and had a great... read more

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Cle Elum, Washington
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Cle Elum, Washington
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fly fished for rainbows below Kenai Lake labor day weekend. I have fished with lots of guides over the years and John is top notch. We stayed on fish all day, and had a great outing. John and the entire Pearson family are great.

Thank gregblaine
West Jordan, Utah
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent trip. John was a great host and was a great teacher. He worked hard at giving us a wonderful experience. We not only had a good time and a lot of fun catching fish but the wildlife we saw - especially the eagles is something we won't forget. Thanks John. The trip was very relaxing after rewarding. I would... More 

Thank lhenslee2003
Phoenix, Arizona
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

John and Heather are professional salmon fishing guides on the Kenai. You will not find a better, friendlier, prepared team to help you catch salmon. Heather will handle all the bookings and trip details and John will bring his years of experience to the 7 1/2 mile drift and provide you with all the fishing action you can handle while... More 

Thank birdie6464
Green Bay
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

John was an amazing guide & so much fun! Would recommend this trip to all. We went in the end of august which is prime time for catching 🐟 every 5 mins! Loved the small rapids, it was a blast & so many fish we caught. Will be back😊

Thank P D
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I took a float down the Kenai river fishing for rainbow trout with John mid September 2016. I was very well taken care of. His very friendly, entertaining and knowlegeable way was very appreciated. I caught more trout than I can count. Heather was excellent in booking and communicating promptly be email, answering any questions. I would recommend this float... More 

Thank Echovet
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2017

John did such a great job with my two boys (8 and 11). Not only did we catch fish, he made it an informative trip which me and the boys loved. I would highly recommend these guys for your next float trip.

Thank Lisa B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked a full day trip with float and fish after our original plan of a bear viewing flight was cancelled due to weather. This trip turned out to be a truly amazing experience that I didn't expect. I'm personally not experienced with fishing. John is an amazing guide, we had a blast. He is a great... More 

Thank Janelle O
Austin, Texas, United States
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time! Cold and rainy, 30 minute trip down the river to Reubins favorite spot. After a 10 minute tutorial we spent the day limiting out and brought home 50 lbs of processed and packed salmon. Amazing day!

Thank Steve P
Sedona, Arizona, United States
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93 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Fantastic week of fishing fun and excitement with John Pierson our guide. I've been enjoying fishing with John for14 years, and without exception, every year is memorable. John brings a unique blend of knowledge, humor, energy and results to every trip..

Thank Laurie D
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This group did not disappoint. From the excellent accommodations to the expertise on the river. We caught a ton of fish and slept soundly in the wonderful cabin. Even did some fishing from the shoreline there.

Thank Matas L

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