The Upper Kenai River, as it flows from its headwaters of Kenai Lake in Cooper Landing, is a majestic stretch of glowing turquoise water as it winds through this mountainous and spectacular part of the Kenai Peninsula. With a few rapids here and there, more in the Kenai River Canyon gorge where the Kenai descends to Skilak Lake, drift boats, catarafts, inflatables, and non-motorized boats of all sorts enjoy lazy days drifting the river for the trophy Rainbow Trout this stretch is famous for, or just the sights & sounds of Moose, Bear, and Eagles passing by. Numerous companies offer scenic float trips, intensive fishing trips, or a combination of both. We'll help you pick a reputable, dependable and safe operator for this exciting day trip. Cost ranges from $100~$250 per person, based on the length of the trip and the time in the season.