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Kenai refuge celebrates Grand Opening of your new Visitor Center

...Visitor Center when you arrive in Soldotna from the north, travel to mile 96 of the Sterling Highway, crossing the Kenai River Bridge. Once you cross the river, immediately get in the far left turn lane and make a left on to Funny River Road. As...
Artzy Market opens at historic Soldotna site

...three new stores are now open at the historic location of the Gouderman homestead just before the north bank of the Kenai River Bridge in Soldotna. Most visible by the new field of huge red capped artificial Amanita mushrooms. "The Artzy Market...
DOT unveils options for Cooper Landing Bypass and $53.1 million in associated expenses for a total project cost of $304 million (includes a new Kenai River bridge). ? Juneau Creek: $205.4 million for construction and $44.2 million in associated expenses for a total project...
Cooper Landing

...roadside shops form the businesses of many of the town's less than 400 residents. At the rest stop located near the Kenai River Bridge, travelers can view the source of the Kenai River or use spotting scopes to search nearby mountain peaks for dall...
Kenai can also be seen from a boardwalk, complete with spotting scopes, located along Bridge Access Road near the Kenai River bridge, or from a nearby viewing platform on Boat Launch Road. This is one of the best areas to spot Kenai's lowland...

...Resurrection drainage. How to find it: Trailhead is at Mile 52.3 of the Sterling Highway near Cooper Landing at the Kenai River bridge. Fuller Lakes Trail ??+4.5 miles long Features: Upper and Lower Fuller Lake offer one of the few waters on...
Ice jam moves downriver

...information, call the Soldotna DEC office at 262-5210. Spectators watch as ice backs up under the then brand-new Kenai River bridge in Soldotna in 1967. Photo by Bill Allen/Kenai Penins While the ice and flood danger are not over, a quick look...
Soldotna passes code changes, awards construction contracts the amount of $62,000. The project will repair damage from a 2011 water main break at the north side of the Kenai River bridge. The city patched the damage after the initial break. Even though Sterling Highway is state right of way because...
A colorful scenario?

Look at the pretty lights on the Kenai River Bridge. Wow! Red, green, purple, blue, bump, bump!? Oops, guess I should have kept my eyes on the road. Lynn Parish Soldotna
Photo feature: Bridging the gap

Photo by M. Scott Moon A construction worker crosses the new Kenai River Bridge in Soldotna on Tuesday morning. With the new structure complete, crews are working to remove the temporary span.


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