Kenai Soldotna Stories of life on the Kenai peninsula in the great state of Alaska.
Do you have stories of living on, or visiting the Kenai peninsula?
Hello, this is Mike -
When I was a boy, my family moved to the small town of Sterling, Alaska on the Kenai peninsula, just across cook inlet from Anchorage.
But anyone who lives, or has lived in Sterling knows that all the locals call it "Naptown."
The Kenai peninsula is home to Naptown, Soldotna and of course the world famous Kenai river. And as you travel the Kenai area you also see lots and lots of wonderful and rustic lodges along the way.
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Never Whistle at a Moose
If he didn't like the song I was whistling - I was toast. When I was 11 years old, my dad accepted a construction job that took our family from Anchorage, …
Sledding on Thin Ice
What happens when you mix 4 boys ages 9 to 11, a toboggan sled and a very steep hill covered with over a foot of freshly fallen snow? There is one more …
The Kenai peninsula is a beautiful part of Alaska. It's a place where rivers and lakes are huge and grand. It's a place where forests thick with trees are filled with Alaskan wildlife. Even the drive to the Kenai peninsula is beautiful, passing through mountain passes and vast forested areas.
Over the years, the area has grown and the population of even once very small towns like Sterling, or Napetown, have grown.
Have you ever visited Alaska just to go on a fishing trip along the Kenai River?
Every year, tourists flock to the majestic Kenai River to enjoy some world class fishing and hopefully catch a silver salmon or a king. The river itself is grand, with plenty of wonderful Alaskan lodges nearby.
So even if "the big one got away", you have wonderful stories to tell about your adventures fishing the Kenai river.
Have you ever visited the Kenai Soldotna area just to take pictures of the beautiful scenery, or have you gone berry picking or moose hunting on the peninsula?
Our visitors to AnchorageMemories.com would love to read your stories.
The many lakes in the Kenai Soldotna area make for great ice fishing.
And when you think about it, ice fishing in Alaska is an amazing experience. There you are on a frozen lake, surrounded by a winter wonderland, enjoying a day of fishing through the ice.
Have you go ice fishing on the Kenai peninsula?
Our website visitors would love to read about your ice fishing memories.
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To learn more about Kenai, visit the City of Kenai website
And to learn more about Soldotna, check out this Visit Soldotna website
Here's to all those wonderful Alaska Memories
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