FULL & HALF DAY GUIDED FISHING FOR SALMON & TROUT ON THE KENAI & KASILOF RIVERS IN ALASKA.

We are a fishing guide service for everyone! - Whether a seasoned pro or a first-time angler, we've got you covered!

Why the Kenai River and Kenai Peninsula? - On any cast, you could hook and land a once-in-a-lifetime fish!


...really the highlight of our vacation. I truly don’t have enough words to praise Dave. We have fished with other guides... but Dave is by far the best!...
— Larry and Suzanne E.
An absolute amazing guide service! I have been able to be around the fly fishing industry for a long time and I don’t think I have ever met a guide service more professional and friendly, especially in Alaska.
— Gus B.
Amazing half day of fishing on the Upper Kenai [River] with Dave. Very knowledgeable and friendly. My sister had never gone fishing before and landed 5 fish!
— Robert G.

Come fish with us!

Owner/Head Guide David Lisi on another Skilak Lake Crossing!

Owner/Head Guide David Lisi on another Skilak Lake Crossing!

YOUR GUIDE DAVE: LOCAL ALASKAN RESIDENT, BUSINESS OWNER, LICENSED KENAI RIVER FISHING GUIDE, PUBLISHED FLY FISHING INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTOR, DEDICATED FISHERMAN AND ADVOCATE FOR THE KENAI RIVER AND ALASKA'S FISHERIES.

Dave's demeanor, intimate understanding of the Kenai and Kasilof Rivers and background as a fly fishing writer, make him regarded as one of the most professional, friendly and knowledgeable guides in the area.

Combine this with a passion for fly fishing, fly tying and being on the water every day, a great sense of humor, patience and genuine interest in helping his clients have the best experience possible - and you will see why so many visitors enjoy spending the day with Cooper Landing Fishing Guide, LLC.

Family fishing fun on their trip with head guide David Lisi.

Family fishing fun on their trip with head guide David Lisi.

At Cooper Landing Fishing Guide, LLC, we are  full-time, Alaska resident, Kenai River fishing guides and fly fishing addicts who call this great state home and are excited to share with you our little slice of fishing paradise! Offering full day, half day and custom fishing excursions for Pacific Salmon, Rainbow Trout and Dolly Varden on the Kenai and Kasilof Rivers.

Our goal is simple: to share our intimate knowledge of fly fishing and traditional fishing on the Kenai River in Alaska with you and make your guided fishing experience one of the most memorable days you'll have on your Alaskan vacation! Cooper Landing is situated at the start of the Kenai River and is home to roughly 250 year-round residents, with a small number of those being Kenai River fishing guides--that tend to book up rather quickly because of their unique familiarity fishing the river and up-to-the-minute fishing conditions! Don't Delay, fish the Kenai Peninsula with Cooper Landing Fishing Guide, LLC today!


The bears are pretty good at fishing on the Kenai River!

The bears are pretty good at fishing on the Kenai River!

Jackie with a giant upper river Rainbow Trout!

Jackie with a giant upper river Rainbow Trout!

The Kenai and Kasilof Rivers are some of the most famous rivers for fishing and scenery in Alaska and frankly, the world!  Cooper Landing Fishing Guide, LLC operates in the mecca for guided fishing on the Kenai River and Kasilof River and we are only a short distance from world-class Rainbow Trout, Dolly Varden and Sockeye Salmon, King Salmon and Coho Salmon fishing.

Cooper Landing, Alaska is the perfect jump-off point for not only fishing for Salmon and Rainbow Trout on the Kenai River, but recreation on the entire Kenai Peninsula. Conveniently located along the Sterling Highway on the upper Kenai Peninsula, right at the very start of the Kenai River, Cooper Landing gives visitors perfect access to Homer, Seward, Sterling, Soldotna, Kenai, Hope, Whittier, Moose Pass and Girdwood.  

Most guided fishing trips begin and end in Cooper Landing. Whether we're fishing the Upper Kenai River, the Middle Kenai River or the Kasilof River, you'll find everything you need within our community--from grocery stores, to fly fishing shops to restaurants and world-class vacation rentals and accommodations.

When you go on a guided fishing trip with Cooper Landing Fishing Guide, LLC, your fishing guide will strive to make Cooper Landing and the Kenai River hold special places in your heart as they do ours.  Fishing here puts you in touch with all Alaska has to offer: wild places, excellent fishing, immense beauty, world-class hospitality and memories that will last a lifetime!

All photography provided by our Kenai River guides.