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The time is ripe for red raspberries

...there are numerous raspberry patches along the Kenai River, particular in the Beaver Loop area. Some lakes, such as Johnson Lake in Kasilof, also have thick stands of raspberry canes. "Red raspberries can also be found in meadows and open areas...
Upgrades set for Kenai Peninsula parks

...projects are part of an Alaska State Parks effort to tackle a backlog of deferred maintenance. In Kasilof, the 332-acre Johnson Lake State Recreation Area campground will get several upgrades. Improvements include lifting and leveling roads and campsites...
Kenai students celebrate salmon at fisheries event

...rainbow trout were helped into Johnson Lake Tuesday by elementary school students...all part of the fun Tuesday as Johnson Lake State Recreation Area in Kasilof...rainbow trout in to their new home in Johnson Lake on Tuesday.Even though Tuesday's...
Firewood sales in state parks on Kenai Peninsula out for bid

...Bing's Landing, Izaak Walton and Morgan's Landing Campgrounds Kasilof Area: Crooked Creek State Recreation Site, Johnson Lake SRS and Clam Gulch SRS Ninilchik Area: Ninilchik State Recreation Area, Ninilchik View Campground and Deep Creek SRA...
Alaska editorial: Upkeep funding gives parks a needed boost

...addition, $880,000 will go to finish overhauls of popular, old state campgrounds at Harding Lake south of Fairbanks, Johnson Lake on the Kenai Peninsula and Nancy Lake near Willow. The face-lifts will include improved restrooms (some of the state's...
High school senior uses Crooked Creek venture to earn Eagle Scout badge

KENAI - During the flood of 2002, a lot more was lost than just the southern access point to Johnson Lake Road in Kasilof when two culverts along Crooked Creek failed. The flood also caused viewing platforms and stream stabilization...
Photo: Salmon pipeline

...Patten and Allison Ralston of Sterling Elementary School laugh Tuesday as young trout shoot through a tube and into Johnson Lake near Kasilof during the annual Kenai Peninsula Salmon Celebration for elementary school students. More than 5,000...


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