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Kenai River Float-n-Fish

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18251 Sterling Hwy, Cooper Landing, AK 99572-9723
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John & Heather are the real DEAL

My wife myself & another couple fished & drifted the Kenai with John last year. It was the best... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
beemerue
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Omaha, Ne.
Like fishing with your good buddy!

Hands down best guided fishing trip I’ve taken! Definitely looking forward to fishing with John... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
Don E
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Wasilla, Alaska
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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18251 Sterling Hwy, Cooper Landing, AK 99572-9723
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

My wife myself & another couple fished & drifted the Kenai with John last year. It was the best part of our trip that week. We found John through TRIPADVISOR & emailed & Heather answered quickly on our every question. We set up a float...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Hands down best guided fishing trip I’ve taken! Definitely looking forward to fishing with John again next Fall. Lots of laughs along the way and non stop fish action. This trip was more like spending the day with a good buddy you’ve know forever, joking...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

We had a wonderful Upper Kenai River trip in early July with our two young girls (2 and 5)--this was truly one of the highlights of our Alaska vacation. We weren't sure that a morning float and fish with our two young girls would work....More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Amazing time on the Kenai! Been all around the world and this is definitely one of the best guided trips. Our guides were relaxing and helpful - just all around good people. Hoping to come back one day!

3  Thank Connor H
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Me & my 13yr old son had an epic day with John on the Kenai. It is clearly evident how much John appreciates the river and how much he cares about kids. He taught us several different fishing techniques & we landed multiple fish (rainbows,...More

1  Thank Bill B
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

I brought my wife Gwen to fish Dollies and Rainbows with me on the upper Kenai, booking a half-day drift-boat drip with Kenai River Float-n-Fish. As a former sport-fishing guide myself, I can attest that our guide John Pearson was first-rate!! He was extremely knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous day spent on the river Aug. 22, with our guide, John.The perfect weather was just a bonus because the day would have been great with him, no matter what. It's clear he loves what he does and he wanted us to love it, too,...More

1  Thank Rebecca L
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Just spent 6 days fishing with John between Sept. 6 and 15, 2017 and had excellent fishing all 6 days, a rarity to have the wind, weather and fish all cooperate every day of any fishing trip. John was his usual superb self, rowing, netting...More

1  Thank JerryZ1330
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

We had 5 family members, my hubby, my 70 year old mom, my daughters, 11 and 8. We had soooo much fun with John as our guide. We caught so much fish, it's unreal. John always suggested the best spots, taught us how to cast...More

1  Thank Ingex2013
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

We had an amazing 4 hour trip cruising down the Kenai river, I would HIGHLY HIGHLY recommend this company for a fishing tour. John and his wife were great!!!

1  Thank emdallas2016
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drowlandbuilds
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Hi David! I apologize for the slow reply, I just found this message here. I am sorry to say that we do not have any availability on this date. Thanks for thinking of us and enjoy your trip!
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