We offer guided Sockeye Salmon fishing trips. Sockeyes are also known as Red Salmon and are incredible pound-for-pound fighters. Hooking into an Alaska Sockeye is a real adventure. Come try it next summer. Book today!
The Japanese love Sockeye, but an increasing percentage of the catch now remains in the U.S., as we’ve discovered the superior nutritional attributes of sockeye. Like king salmon, the levels of Omega-3s in sockeye give it a succulent textures and rich flavor. It is also high in Vitamin D. You’ll remember the challenge of this Alaska sportfishing experience with every bite of the sockeye salmon you take home.
Are prized for its great eating flavor and explosive fighting ability, is the most abundant of all the Salmon species in our area.
Sockeyes explode out of the water once they are hooked. Most fish are hooked within ten feet of the shore as these fish hug the shoreline as they make their journey up-river.
Sockeyes, or Reds, are finicky eaters and best success is using “Coho Flies” or bead fishing. A medium action rod, level wind reel with 15 lb. test is the best equipment.