Texas Fish & Game

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May 20, 2013

Tuesday Tip: Thermocline and Crappie

During summer, the crappie there stage in the deep, cool thermocline of these creeks and then leave to go feeding on shad which is their number one prey item. Anglers should also be mindful that when […]
April 15, 2013

Tuesday Tip: Big brushpile crappie

Most of the crappie fishing guides who consistently catch those 15-17 inch slabs do not bait their brush piles. This seems to go against logic because most crappie fishing reports talk about fish over baited brush. […]
March 25, 2013

Tuesday Tip: Pond Crappie

Crappie tend to hold super tight to cover in ponds, perhaps more so than on big lakes. When fishing brush piles fish as close as possible without getting tangle when using shiners. When using jigs, try […]
October 17, 2012

Trolling for Crappie (video)

Have you ever trolled for crappie? If so there is a good chance you had problems with line twist. Click here to find out how to avoid that and use the latest gear to make a […]