Forest View Lodge
TripAdvisor Reviews Forest View Lodge Soldotna
Travel Blogs from Soldotna
... stop! It turns out that we were driving along side the Kenai and Russian Rivers where the salmon were running. People up here are crazy about fishing. On the Russian River there is what is called, combat fishing. People line up next to each other and fish for the running salmon. It's quite a sight.
We finally arrived at Soldotna where we checked out a kennel for Chaco for the time we will be at Lake Clark National Park. ...
Made full use of our expensive campsite by staying and using internet til 11:30. Lunch at McDonalds after a bit of shopping on the boardwalk. Went to the Alaskan Islands and Ocean Visitor Center and to the Pratt Museum, both with interesting ...
The next morning we rose early at Deep Creek State Park to head back up to Soldotna for a salmon trip on the Kenai River. Our departure coincided with the arrival of the charter fishing boats that launch from the beach at Deep Creek. It is an interesting process. The large salt water fishing boats are delivered by their charter captains on their trailers and unhooked from their tow vehicles. All of the clients and ...
... to eat at our cabins. We each have a cabin and supposedly there are eagles nesting near by and you can see the whales on the ocean. Man- what a day- again! Our travel agent Julie has gone above and beyond with the planning and we're the lucky recipients. We'll send pics along our way, as requested. Thanks for all the comments. It's nice to know you're following us. Signing off from peaceful ...
... a baby salmon with his fly which was funny because it gave him a little fight.
We were MUCH happier after catching several fish and though we released them, we were satisfied to know that it wasn't personal and these fish really do like us...kidding.
We headed back home to Anchorage...gotta get back to life. BUT it's not over between us and the silvers...we'll be back!
Ang & ...
Other places to stay in Soldotna
PO Box 3956, Soldotna | Lodgefrom $85