• The Kenai River is the most popular sports fishing destination in Alaska.
  • 9 out of 10 of the largest king salmon ever caught have come out of the Kenai. Including the current world record, that weighed in at 97.4 pounds.
  • The largest sockeye salmon was caught on the Kenai in 1974 and weighed 16 pounds.
  • A record number of sockeye salmon, 231,000, passed the counter on Sunday July 17, 2011
  • The Kenai River is also home to an abundant fishery of trophy size rainbow trout
  • In addition to the Kenai’s world class fishing, it offers some of the most picturesque views and wildlife viewing opportunities.