Watch The Alaska Salmon Spawn On The Easy Russian River Falls Trail

Take a day and head on out to Cooper Landing, where you can explore a stunning area on the Kenai Peninsula! Home to two big and beautiful rivers, the Kenai River and the Russian River, Cooper Landing has many little nooks and crannies to explore. The Russian River Falls Trail is a gorgeous, easy to hike trail that leads you to a waterfall where you can see salmon spawn, and possibly even a bear find its dinner!

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Have you ever hiked the beautiful Russian River Falls Trail? What did you think? Will you head on out there this summer? Let us know in the comments below!

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Address: Cooper Landing, AK 99572, USA