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Spent a day fishing here and watching wild life; bears - LOTS of bears, beaver, otter, bald eagles... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Fernandina Beach, Florida
Lord this is an incredibly beautiful spot.

We caught fish, got up close and personal with bears and had a seriously memorable experience... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Fresno, California
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Scenic lake located in Alaska's Kenai Mountains offering a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, camping and hunting.
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26 Nov 2017
29 Jul 2017
“Lord this is an incredibly beautiful spot.”
Kenai, AK
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Spent a day fishing here and watching wild life; bears - LOTS of bears, beaver, otter, bald eagles, falcons... could stay here for weeks and never tire of the scenery

1  Thank BubbleMarker
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We caught fish, got up close and personal with bears and had a seriously memorable experience. Already planning a return visit.

Thank bigfish344
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Alaska has so many lakes and rivers it is hard to keep track of them all but Crescent Lake was special. The sun came out and the photo op was beautiful.

Thank I13JAmarym
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It's easy to see how people fall in love with this charming scenery. Mountains, trees, wildlife, fresh air, and gorgeous glacial waters. It's unlike anything you've ever seen and will leave an impression with you, long after you've gone. We had a chance to do...More

Thank Stephanie m
Reviewed 27 August 2016

There are so many beautiful lakes in the Kendi Pennisula area, but this one is certainly worthy of your time to visit.

Thank skmorton45
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Hired a float plane out of Soldotna, High Adventure Air Charter. Jeremy was our guide. What a great guide. Not only did he put us on a lot of fish but was very personable, knowledgeable and funny. I can't praise him enough for making our...More

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We didn't camp here but decided to use the day side to come and cook and hang out by the lake. It was quiet and it offered some picnic tables and also a fire pit for cooking. We only stayed a short time but would...More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 8 December 2014

I've visited Crescent lake a number of times in the past, it's accessible by a trail that goes by Crescent lake from the north, or by another trail from the south. There is a public use cabin about halfway along the length of the lake,...More

2  Thank GeraldB308
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Beautiful setting, awesome cabin on the lake, crystal clear water, great fishing, amazing nature...rude, intrusive, condescending hikers/residents of Alaskans who were all too eager to repeatedly remind me about their firearms. The trails are easy to navigate and very easy to travel--so much so that...More

1  Thank Jive T
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Pristine nature, Bald Eagles, saw 5 bears, caught limits of Sockeye. Fly over a volcano and a glacier to get there. Awesome.

Thank William S
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