Alaska Sprucewood Lodge on the Kenai River
Soldotna, AK 99669
Deluxe Log lodge located on the banks of the world famous Kenai River. Sprucewood Lodge offers fishing, lodging, sightseeing, packages and more
The Kenai River boasts major runs of king, red, silver, and pink salmon, along with trophy sized rainbow and Dolly Varden trout. The Kenai River and its surrounding areas are also habitat for bald eagles, bear, moose, caribou, wolves, and other Alaskan wildlife.
4 Species of Alaska Salmon spawn into the Kenai River. King (Chinook), Silver (Coho), Red (Sockeye) and Pinks (Humpies, only on even numbered years). At 97 lbs 4 oz the World Record King Salmon was caught on the Kenai River. Our superb location enables us to fish the entire Kenai Peninsula and Cook Inlet.
Kenai Peninsula Run Timing
King Salmon (Chinook) First Run: May 11 - June 30, Second Run: July 1 - July 31
Silver Salmon (Coho) First Run: July 25 - August 31, Second Run September 1- October 31
Red Salmon (Sockeye) First Run: May 30 - June 25, Second Run July 10 - August 15
Pink Salmon (Humpy) July 25 - August 31 Only on Even Numbered Years
Rainbow Trout May - October
Dolly Varden Entire Year
Halibut May 1 - October 31
Run timings are different on remote fly-in trips