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Kenai Backcountry Lodge

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17 Jul 2017
“Very Special Place”
25 Aug 2016
“Beautiful, Relaxing and Great Food”
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This wilderness lodge was fabulous. We arrived after a day of fishing on the Kenai River and a boat ride across Skilak lake. You can't see the lodge from the lake. We were met by friendly staff and graciously shown the grounds. Our cabin was...More

Thank crocHuntress
Response from AlaskaWild_13, Director of Sales at Kenai Backcountry LodgeResponded 20 July 2017

Kenai Backcountry Lodge is such a gem! We're so happy you were able to enjoy its wonder and magic; please come back soon.

Reviewed 25 August 2016

Absolutely great place. Remote location that you can only get to by boat through AWA. I think the maximum capacity is only around 20 people. Very simple, but clean and comfortable cabins. Outstanding service from every staff member we had contact with. We stayed at...More

Thank Ace5220
Response from AlaskaWild_13, General Manager at Kenai Backcountry LodgeResponded 26 August 2016

We're so happy you enjoyed your stay at our backcountry gem. You're right - the lodge only accommodates about 18 guests to ensure a more intimate experience. We're truly lucky to have such an amazing chef staff, and we're proud of everyone on our team....More

Reviewed 11 July 2016

The lodge is remote - and that makes it such an amazing experience. Their environmental impact is minimal, but the lodge and cabins are great. Sitting on the beach by the lake staring at the most amazing scenery can't be beat here. Except that the...More

Thank bruce c
Response from AlaskaWild_13, General Manager at Kenai Backcountry LodgeResponded 14 July 2016

Kenai Backcountry Lodge is one of our favorite hidden gems, and it sounds like you made the most of your time there. Come back and visit soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2016

Comfortable cabins in a wonderful remote wilderness location. It takes some effort to get to the Lodge on Skilak but it is part of the experience. We rafted down the Kenai and then motored across the lake. The walks are great and aided by excellent...More

Thank GKandEC
Response from AlaskaWild_13, General Manager at Kenai Backcountry LodgeResponded 21 June 2016

Thanks so much for visiting our hidden gem on Skilak Lake. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit; come back and check out our other lodges in the future - you'll earn special discounts as a past guest.

Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Breathtaking. Bucolic. And beyond. We stayed at three lodges in Kenai and the food in this one was out of this world! All the more amazing given its remoteness and small kitchen in the old original cabin. The staff here and at the other lodges...More

Thank Charles R
Response from AlaskaWild_13, General Manager at Kenai Backcountry LodgeResponded 27 July 2015

We're so happy you enjoyed the wonderful Kenai Backcountry Lodge! It's such a special place to unplug and reconnect with nature. Thanks for choosing Alaska Wildland Adventures for your Alaska explorations. Please consider visiting us again; past guests receive special discounts for return trips. :)

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US$1,095 - US$1,495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$1,095 - US$1,495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Upgrade to the lakeside cabin. It has a beautiful view from the porch."
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