Kenai River Guiding Service

Driving Directions to Kenai

Directions to Kenai River Private Boat Launch:
From Anchorage – Take the New Seward HWY South on Route 1 – Drive 150 miles south, which is a total Three hours drive from Anchorage to Soldotna. Drive through Soldotna on the Sterling Highway.


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Driving Details:
When you arrive in Soldotna, continue down until you cross the Kenai River bridge. You will come to a stoplight, which will say Kalifornsky or K-Beach Road. Take a right turn and drive for about 4.5 miles.

Take a right on Ciechanski Road. Drive for about 2.5 more miles and follow. Next you will see an Alaska State Park sign (Kenai River Special Management Area, Ciechanski Day Use Area) on the right side, please continue approximately 75 yards, and take a right on to GUY NASH STREET where you see an oversize wood gate structure of two eagles status on top of wood posts with display of “River Quest” immediately.

Please do not turn left on Davison Ave from Guy Nash Street. It is a private property of River Quest Subdivision located on the left side of the road. RIGHT SIDE IS A STATE PARK PROPERTY!! Please park on right side where you see Ciechanski State Recreation Site parking lot AND a white sign “Day – Use Parking 12 hour limit No Camping Allowed” to park on RIGHT SIDE. A king of the River boat will be waiting at the private boat launch to greet you.

Please note: Once you park, continue down to the river and take a left to a private launch where you see “private property no trespassing” white sign. You will see a river boat with King of the River decal/sign.

Map to River Quest

Call us if you have any problems, running late, or other problems
907-279-3474 or 907-230-6633 (text only) 

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KING SALMON FISHING

Kenai River is home to the world's largest salmon! Each year between 40,000 to 45,000 Kings pass through in July alone, and we offer you the chance to hook your own Kenai King Salmon!
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Kasilof Salmon Fishing

KASILOF KING SALMON

We offer an unparalleled drift boat King Salmon fishing experience! We’ll guide you down the Kasilof river, known to local residents as one of the top salmon fishing areas for big game fishing.
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SILVER SALMON FISHING

Experience the explosive power of our Alaska Silver Salmon! Our guided Silver Salmon trips offer you premium access to the Kenai River Silver Salmon run, which average from 10-13 lbs.
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