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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...

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...

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?...

Ice Fishing for Crappie - A How-To Guide

Ice Fishing for Crappie – A How-To Guide

Ice fishing for crappie can produce a lot of fish when the water freezes in northern parts of the U.S. When winter rolls around, a crappie’s metabolism slows down and they become lethargic. They...

8 Must Know Crappie Fishing Techniques

  Like all fish, there are many ways to catch crappie. Listed below are some popular tried and true crappie fishing techniques and rigs that have been used by many pro crappie fisherman. These...

The 8 Best Crappie Lures, Jigs, and Bait

The 8 Best Crappie Lures, Jigs, and Bait

Trying to choose the best crappie lures for any given day of fishing can be tricky. If you’ve ever been down the fishing aisle at your local big box store you know there’s a ridiculous...

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...