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Melvin Lloyd Alborn

...spending time with family, tending to the big lawns and gardens at his five acre home in Anchorage and relaxing at his Kenai Lake cabin in Cooper Landing.His family wrote, "He will be fondly remembered for his kind, gentle and optimistic spirit...
Refuge Notebook: Following the Alaska dream

...1930s to build a remote homestead on the Kenai Peninsula. To reach their new home site, they traveled by boat from Kenai Lake down the upper Kenai River, braving the rapids of the Kenai Canyon, and then crossed over to the south side of Skilak...
Cooper Landing

Situated in the mountain gap through which the Kenai River flows from Kenai Lake, Cooper Landing has picturesque views all around. Miner Joseph Cooper discovered gold here in 1894, and present-day visitors...
Pioneer Potluck: About leaving valuable things behind

...wonderful large log restaurant. It had a huge fireplace in the middle of the room. It had great big windows over-looking Kenai Lake. The windows had wide ledges to put flowers and pretty things on. We took a table by the window and I parked my large...
Five recreational activities to explore before tourists arrive

...Sterling Highway, cross the bridge at the outlet to Kenai Lake. About 0.2 miles east of the bridge, find the intersection...first 1.3 miles. Hikers come to a bluff that overlooks Kenai Lake and makes for a good stopping point to take in the view...
Strong showing of Russian River sockeye salmon

...Lake. Anglers finally got to wade in after them Wednesday when the Russuan River, Upper Kenai River and most of the Kenai Lake Drainage opened to fishing - prompting several hundred people to head down from Anchorage and the Mat-Su Valley or...
Dara Leone Kaupp Smith

...California at Berkeley and then moved to Alaska. Lillian and Dara soon followed. They settled at Cooper Landing on Kenai Lake. In 1953 Dara brought the first public school (and teacher Carl Clemson) to Cooper Landingby obtaining a commitment...
Charles Anthony Voss

...old J-Bar-B) in Kasilof. The spreading of his ashes will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Kenai Lake Bridge for a float down to a special place on the river. His ashes will also be spread in the Yachats and Alsea Rivers...
Wave of baitfish makes for hot saltwater King action greater than 20 inches in length through June 30.The Russian River, the upper Kenai River - from Skilak Lake to Kenai Lake - and the river from the outlet of Skilak Lake to the Upper Killey River are closed to all fishing through June 10 for...
Out with the leaky, in with the water-tight

Following its $5 million campaign, Camp K on Kenai Lake renovated its almost 50-year-old grounds, which...necessary to minimize its impact on the land and the Kenai Lake it sits next to.About $3.5 million of the camp's...


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