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State takes ownership of Eagle Rock Boat Launch

...would be putting three new toilets on the river, one at Eagle Rock, a new one on the Lower Kenai River and one on the Middle River upstream of Bing's Landing. That money will also be used in the planning for boat launch upgrades at Eagle Rock...
Kenai kings need more spawning protection

...however, we also feel that part of our Kenai River decline can be linked to in-river harvest patterns, fishing on middle river mainstem spawning fish throughout July, insufficient spawning area protections, selective harvest of our larger age-class...
Red season winds down; trout, silvers pick up

...better and better." Use trout beads to imitate eggs coming downstream from sockeye spawning, he said. "Guys in the middle river are still using a lot of salmon roe and shrimp for trout, bait is still out there and it's doing really well for...
Op-ed: Fish and Game science not helping kings

...early-run fish after July 1st, there are none in the escapement. The same report estimated that 50 percent of the middle river harvest after July 1st is actually early-run fish which are incorrectly subtracted from the late-run escapement...
Sockeye fishing getting even more crowded

...Bill Bailey's letter (June 26) on crowding on the middle river. Not only are the guides hogging all the prime areas. Red fishing is absolutely crazy on the middle river. Those of us whole live here are really suffering when...
Silver fishing is golden

...surge will return in about a week and the silvers will be stacked strong through mid-September, he said. Up in the middle river, Fenton said he's having his clients throw "hardware" into the river for silvers. Popular right now (meaning...
Fishing Report

...spread throughout the Kenai by fisherman using varied techniques and moving around. "It's good," he said of the middle river from the confluence with the Moose River downstream to the bridge in Soldotna. Those looking for solitude should head...
Winter offers quiet, introspective fly fishing

...for winter fishing that stay mostly clear of ice - the middle river near the confluence of the Killey River and the upper river near the Cooper Landing bridge. "The middle river at this time of year is not what I would consider a...
Russian River, Kenai River rainbow trout openers set for Monday

...opener is a good time to fish the middle river with bright pink, orange and red...are particularly effective in the middle river, he said. Rainbows caught in...will be especially beneficial to middle river trout fisherman because of drift...
Reds with shades of pinks, silvers [+video]

...action is good and steady, Pawluk said. Try fishing a flesh pattern, an egg pattern or a combination in the upper and middle river. Pawluk suggested Morgan's Hole or from the shores of Swiftwater Park.


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