Kenai Peninsula

Moose and Elk and Bears, Oh My!

Everyone expects to see wildlife when visiting Alaska and the 49th state in the Union rarely disappoints. My eyes are always searching for movement at the edge of the forest, high in the treetops, and even alongside the road but my desire is balanced with a healthy dose of caution. Some of the largest and most territorial mammals…

Heading Into the Kenai Peninsula

Turnagain Arm

If you plan to explore the Kenai Peninsula by car, as we did, plan on a considerable amount of driving. If driving time is alright with you (the scenery is wonderful and wildlife sightings are common) then give yourselves at least two weeks to fully appreciate the area.