Sockeye salmon are the best eating of all Salmon. Known for their deep scarlet red color meat, they are also called Reds. Typically weighing between 6-12 lbs. The limit is 3 per person. So it doesn't take long for your group to gather a batch of fish for the freezer.
When targeting reds the most effective method is done from shore. So we use a boat to find a choice piece of real estate.