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Belugas in Kenai

Spotting Beluga Whales In Kenai

On the beaches of Kenai, you can ride a fat-tire bike for a few minutes, a few hours, a day, or even make it an overnight beach trip. There are endless fat-tire biking opportunities to be had in and around Kenai regardless of the season.

Kites flying in the sky

Go Fly A Kite In Kenai

On the beaches of Kenai, you can ride a fat-tire bike for a few minutes, a few hours, a day, or even make it an overnight beach trip. There are endless fat-tire biking opportunities to be had in and around Kenai regardless of the season.

Cunningham Park with the Kenai River

A Stroll Through Cunningham Park

On the beaches of Kenai, you can ride a fat-tire bike for a few minutes, a few hours, a day, or even make it an overnight beach trip. There are endless fat-tire biking opportunities to be had in and around Kenai regardless of the season.

fat tire biking on Kenai's beaches

Fat Tire Biking On Kenai’s Beaches

On the beaches of Kenai, you can ride a fat-tire bike for a few minutes, a few hours, a day, or even make it an overnight beach trip. There are endless fat-tire biking opportunities to be had in and around Kenai regardless of the season.

The beach at Captain Cook State Recreation Area

Discovering Captain Cook State Recreation Area

Nestled in the furthest northwest corner of the Kenai Peninsula sits the Captain Cook State Recreation Area, a large slice of park land located just 14 miles north of Kenai. The park encompasses an area that equals 3,460 acres which is covered with forests, lakes, streams, and beautiful beaches that abut the Cook Inlet.

Fourth of July in Kenai

Celebrating Fourth of July in Kenai

Home to nearly five hundred bird species, birding in Kenai is rich with opportunities for both the experienced Audubon and novice birding enthusiast.

From the rare, sheep-hunting golden eagle to the carefree, summer-loving bohemian waxwing — the Kenai Peninsula is a popular spot for hundreds of unique bird species.

Kenai Personal Use Fishery

Experience One of Nature’s Largest Salmon Migrations

Each year tens of thousands of sockeye salmon (also known as red salmon) make their migration from the Pacific Ocean to the Kenai River to return to their spawning grounds. It’s also one of the largest gatherings of Alaskan residents to participate in the Kenai Personal Use Fishery for dipnetting.

Erik Hansen Scout Park in Kenai

Scouting Out Erik Hansen Scout Park

Perhaps one of the most scenic views in Kenai, Alaska can be found at Erik Hansen Scout Park. The park is located in Old Town Kenai where Mission Avenue, Upland Drive, and Cook Drive meet, and is a short walking distance from the Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Church and Old Town Kenai Park.

Christmas Comes to Kenai1

Christmas Comes To Kenai

Home to nearly five hundred bird species, birding in Kenai is rich with opportunities for both the experienced Audubon and novice birding enthusiast.

From the rare, sheep-hunting golden eagle to the carefree, summer-loving bohemian waxwing — the Kenai Peninsula is a popular spot for hundreds of unique bird species.

Eagle In Trees In Kenai

For Eagle-Eyed Explorers: Birding In Kenai

Home to nearly five hundred bird species, birding in Kenai is rich with opportunities for both the experienced Audubon and novice birding enthusiast.

From the rare, sheep-hunting golden eagle to the carefree, summer-loving bohemian waxwing — the Kenai Peninsula is a popular spot for hundreds of unique bird species.