Category: Techniques and Rigs

Crappie fishing techniques and and how to rig jigs, lures and bait for crappie fishing.

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What are the Best Hooks for Crappie Fishing?

There are so many different types of fishing hooks out there it can be difficult to narrow down just one for crappie fishing. If you’re using minnows there are some key traits you want...

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Crappie Fishing with Minnows – Killer Rigs

Crappie fishing with minnows is a technique every crappie fisher must know. Time after time they are the go-to when jigs just aren’t working. After all, a large portion of adult crappie’s diets consist...


Fall Crappie Fishing Tactics That Work

Fall crappie fishing can often times be very frustrating for anglers. Crappie are often found in what seem to be random places. In spring, crappie move to the shallows to spawn. In summer, they...

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The Best Crappie Rod and Reel for $50

It goes without saying that you have to use the right tool for the job if you want to maximize your crappie catch.  The best crappie rod and reel type for all-around crappie fishing will...

What is the Best Fishing Line for Crappie?

What is the Best Fishing Line for Crappie?

There are really four options for choosing fishing line for crappie: monofilament, fluorocarbon, braided, and uni-filament. Each has their advantages and disadvantages, depending on the situation. So what is the best fishing line for crappie?...