Category: Crappie 101

The basics of crappie and crappie fishing.

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What Do Crappie Eat? – Infographic

What do crappie eat? Well, they have pretty diverse diets but they do have a few favorites. Zooplankton, aquatic insects, juvenile sunfish, and shad and minnows are the most common forage for crappie. The...

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Crappie Recipes – A Catch To Be Savored

Imagine a bright, peaceful day out on the lake – gently cruising back to the docks with a cooler packed full of crappie. The heavenly thought of flaky crappie for supper lingers on your...

The Complete Guide to Crappie Fishing

Crappie Fishing – The Complete Guide

If you’re a beginner looking to get into crappie fishing or if you’re a seasoned vet trying to improve your skills, you’ve come to the right place. This page acts as a road map...

4 Reasons You Should Be Fishing For Crappie

4 Reasons You Should Be Fishing For Crappie

The crappie consistently ranks near the top for the most popular freshwater sportfish in the United States. The 2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, & Wildlife-Associated Recreation shows there were 6.1 million anglers who...

infographic of where to find crappie during spring, summer, fall, and winter

The Crappie Spawn and Seasonal Hideouts

Like all fish, crappie spawn to reproduce. During the spawn, as well as other times of the year, they can be found in distinct areas of lakes, rivers, and reservoirs. By understanding a little...