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Five recreational activities to explore before tourists arrive

...Highway, cross the bridge at the outlet to Kenai Lake. About 0.2 miles east of the bridge, find the intersection with Bean Creek Road. Immediately east of that, a short unmarked dirt road departs the north side of the highway and ends at the start...
Refuge Notebook: A hike a week challenege

...doing one hike a week all summer, I have completed five trails so far - Lower Russian Lakes Trail, Fuller Lakes Trail, Bean Creek Trail to Juneau Falls, Vista Trail, and Carter Lake Trail to Crescent Lake. All of these trails are surprisingly unique...
Peninsula Reflections

...Cooper Landing area. Melvin Rogers was foreman of the project which was completed in early 1935. The bridge crossed from Bean Creek Road to between Frank and Hazle Towle's home and Jack Lean's store. Residents of Kenai and the Seward Chamber of...
Peninsula Shelters

...Shell Inn, 16895 Sterling Highway, Mile 118.5, 262-4211 Cooper Landing Cooper Landing Ele-mentary School, 1900 Bean Creek Road, Mile 47.6 Sterling Highway, 595-1244 Homer McNeil Canyon Elementary School, Mile 12.5 East Road, 235-8181...
Kenai-Russian River collaborative public process continues

...Gilman River Center on Funny River Road in Soldotna; Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Cooper Landing Community Center on Bean Creek Road in Cooper Landing; and Thursday at 6 p.m. at The Commons at UAA in Anchorage. More information can be found...
Around the Peninsula

...Bean Creeks within the Cooper Landing Wildland Urban Interface. The Resurrection Pass National Recreation Trail and the Bean Creek Trail pass through the project area. The Forest Service is considering actions in this area for fire prevention and...
Culvert project won?t leave salmon hanging

...another successful project was completed last year at Bean Creek, a tributary to the Kenai River near Cooper Landing...said. The reconstruction projects are not cheap. The Bean Creek project, for instance, consumed about $115,000...
Public's input sought for Kenai-Russian River management plan discussions. Schedule of Meetings: Cooper Landing: 6-9 p.m. Monday at the Cooper Landing Community Center, Bean Creek Road. Soldotna: 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Gilman River Center, 514 Funny River Road. Wasilla: 6 to 9 p.m...
Keeping it clean

...RV dumping stations Cooper Landing: Sunrise Inn & RV Park, Mile 45 Sterling Highway; Kenai Princess Lodge, Mile 2 Bean Creek Road off Mile 47 Sterling Highway; Russian River Campground, Mile 52.8 Sterling Highway. Sterling: Big John's...
Joyce Olsen

A memorial service will be held for Joyce Olsen on Saturday, July 17 at 11:30 a.m. at the Kenai Lake Baptist Church in Cooper Landing. A potluck to follow at the Cooper Landing Community Club on Bean Creek Road. Friends of Joyce are welcome to attend and share memories.


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