explore like a local

The Kenai Peninsula offers a huge array of recreational opportunities and Soldotna is at the “heart” of it all. The summer months in Soldotna are bursting with daylight hours that allow for a packed itinerary. Get planning and explore Alaska’s Kenai River City. You will have “fin”tastic time.

50 free things to do

Soldotna is a city that is full of fun things to do and explore! With amazing wildlife viewing, great ways to get your exercise, museums, arts, shopping and more come see why you should stay & play in Alaska’s Kenai River City!

wildlife viewing

Make Soldotna your home base to explore the vast wildlife trail systems known as the Kenai Peninsula Wildlife Viewing Trail (trails maps are available at our Visitors Center). This trail is a string of scenic overlooks, backcountry drives, nature trails, and other sites where you can look for your favorite Alaskan wildlife. 

hike soldotna

Soldotna and the surrounding area is a great place to get out and experience nature. There’s a variety of trail types in the neat and great Soldotna area that offer access to the beauty of the Kenai Peninsula. Runner, walkers, climbers, mountain bikers, cyclists, and walkers of all levels are certain to find a favorite trail. 

Don't forget to enter our

Photo Contest

Take an awesome photo while you visited? You can win up to $100 by entering our annual Soldotna Chamber of Commerce photo contest!

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There are so many adventures to be had in Soldotna. Be sure you follow us on social media, to stay up to date on all things Soldotna!

Represent Soldotna back home

Online logo shop

We are now operating our first Online Soldotna Logo Shop with your favorite Soldotna, Alaska customized apparel & gifts!

Local businesses

Marlow’s on the Kenai is a family owned business with headquarters on the Kenai River outside…

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