Travel Blogs from Soldotna
... by sound.
Mt. Redoubt, an ACTIVE volcano, overlooks Kenai and boasts an elevation of over 10,000 feet. It has erupted four times since first being observed: 1901, 1966, 1989 and 2009.
Kenai River Estuary serves as a protective area for over 150 species of birds and mammals.
And then there is the elusive caribou...if you are lucky.
... campsite was on a 300 foot bluff overlooking the Cook Inlet, with 3 active volcanoes on the horizon. We hiked their Interpretive Trail and Beach Trail where we found some interesting rocks. We moved to Talon Air in Soldotna on Monday and took care of chores on the way-dumped, filled with fresh water and LP, got groceries and did laundry. Tuesday we got up early because we had a 6:30 am check in time for our fly-in fishing trip to Lake ...
... Lake, a free National Park campground with 4 sites at the dead end of a gravel road. One site was open, it had a wonderful lake, mountain view. It looked like a good lake to fish but 25 MPH winds and rain discourage me from trying to fish it.
Next morning we got an early start for Soldotna. It is the height of salmon season so campsites are at a premium. We decided we would park the RV at Fred Myers and then explore what camping was ...
... people. As soon as we reached the area the bears were already at the spot! There were lots of families of brown bears and solo black bears. The bears were almost 15 feet away, so close you could hear them breathe! The salmon that we were catching called sockeye, were in groups so tight that you could almost walk across them. Each of the salmon that we caught were 6 to 7 lbs and they all put up a tremendous fight. The family caught 6 fish in ...
... Northern California. Again, we had a good guide and a good crew on the boat. We limited on pinks (total of 24) and got only one silver . . . Pat got the silver today! Nick got the single silver yesterday!! We only kept the silver and two of the 'hens' from the pinks (the females are supposed to be tastier!). I dropped them at the fish processor and settled up the account to ...
Other places to stay in Soldotna
35041 Kenai Spur Hwy, Soldotna | Innfrom $98