Located on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula, Salmon Catcher Lodge features breathtaking sights, freshwater fishing, and cozy log cabins. With its proximity to the water and beautiful surroundings, Salmon Catcher Lodge is ideal for family vacations, getaways with friends, or romantic trips.

1. Salmon Catcher Lodge Rooms, Suites & Dining

Salmon Catcher Lodge Rooms, Suites & Dining
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Offering 7 unique, standalone buildings, Salmon Catcher Lodge boasts homey décor, up-to-date amenities, and comfortable bedding. Each cabin includes a gas grill, wireless Internet, a fully stocked kitchen, and carpeted floors. Guests can choose to stay in:

Caribou Crossing - Able to accommodate 16 guests, Caribou Crossing contains three bedrooms with twin-sized beds or bunk beds, as well as a master suite with a King-sized bed. Guests of Caribou Crossing can enjoy a full-sized kitchen and living room, whirlpool tub, and washer and dryer. Caribou Crossing also offers a large wrap-around deck.

Grizzly Den - The Grizzly Den can accommodate 6. This cabin includes 1 king-sized bed, 2 twin beds, and 1 queen-sized pullout sofa. While staying in the Grizzly Den, guests can use the included washer and dryer, the full-sized kitchen and living room, and balcony.

Eagles Nest - Able to sleep 5-6 guests, the Eagles Nest includes 1 king-sized bed, 2 twin-sized pullout couches, 1 twin-sized bunk bed, and 1 twin bed. Guests can enjoy a balcony, full kitchen and living room, and outdoor porch swings.

Captain’s Quarters - The highly-request Captain’s Quarters can sleep 8-9 guests. It includes 4 bunk beds and two sofa beds of varying sizes. Guests can make use of the whirlpool tub, washer and dryer, and full living room and kitchen. This property also includes a balcony and outdoor barbeque deck.

Conference 1, 2, or 3 - The Conference Building contains three separate lodgings that accommodate 6 guests each. Each contains a full bathroom, 2 bunk beds with full-size bottom bunks, and a kitchenette.

Mt. McKinley - The Mt. McKinley Building is a triplex that includes three floors with three separate lodgings. Each floor accommodates 5-6 guests. Each offers a full living room and kitchen, a balcony, and onsite laundry. Lodgings come with an assortment of king-sized, twin-sized, and full-sized beds.

Johnson’s Landing - Johnson’s Landing can accommodate 2 guests. It includes a king-sized bed, full living room and kitchen, balcony, and on-site laundry.

Additional amenities include:

-Daily housekeeping services

-Fish processing equipment

-Fish freezers

-Community fire pit


Each lodge at Salmon Catcher Lodge includes a full-sized kitchen or kitchenette. Full kitchens are outfitted with an oven and stovetop, microwave, and refrigerator. Kitchenettes include a full-sized refrigerator, coffee maker, and toaster. Guests are encouraged to bring in and prepare their own food.

Guests can purchase groceries at one of several stores in the nearby communities in Kenai. Kenai also offers several eat-in and take-out options for guests that are not in the mood to cook.

2. More Info about the Salmon Catcher Lodge

More Info about the Salmon Catcher Lodge
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Salmon Catcher Lodge is the perfect place for a fishing trip. Accessible by boat, each of the lodge’s fishing areas boasts clean waters and large amounts of salmon, halibut, and rainbow trout.

While on drift boats or fishing charters, fishing guides assist guests as they fish the waters of the Kenai River. The lodge supplies anglers with all equipment, bait, and tackle. Although fly-fishing is available, the lodge requests that fly fishermen bring their own rods and hip boots.

Guests can process and freeze their catches in the fish processing and freezing stations provided at the lodge.

Family Services & Kids’ Club

Salmon Catcher Lodge is a great destination for families. Guided fishing trips can help fishers of all levels get the most out of their stay at the lodge. Each log cabin is large enough for larger groups, and bunk beds are available in most cabins.

Weddings, Reunions & Conference Facilities

Salmon Catcher Lodge’s picturesque location and facilities make it ideal for a variety of gatherings.

Each facility is outfitted with a variety of technological and audio-visual equipment, and catering from the chefs at Salmon Catcher Lodge is available for any event. Packages include these services, as well as the services of live bands or DJs.

Salmon Catcher’s Lodge is typically used for weddings, church retreats, family reunions, bachelor/bachelorette parties, or baby showers.

Things to Do Nearby

The Kenai area offers a variety of attractions for visitors of Salmon Catcher Lodge.

Popular activities in the area include white water rafting, kayaking, whale watching, flightseeing, fly-out fishing, and clam digging.

Wildlife viewing is very popular in this area. Visitors can expect to spot mountain goats, sea otters, and whales throughout the year. For more sightseeing opportunities, guided trips by plane to Katmai National Park are available.

Visitors of the lodge can also head into town to enjoy food fresh seafood, meats, and drinks at one of Kenai’s restaurants, bars, and cafes.

Salmon Catcher Lodge, 37911 Ralph Lane, Kenai, AK 99611, Phone: 907-335-2001

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