Crappie NOW February 2015

Winter and late-winter crappie fishing can be fantastic. Check out how the pros catch quality fish during this season. Read about techniques, baits and tips in the February issue of Crappie NOW Online Magazine.

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CrappieNow Online Magazine, your virtual Crappie Resource, features our Top-10 issue this month. One focus is upon the top ten crappie products for 2015. I am excited by all the new and enhanced products that ...
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Advanced Seasonal Structure: Low Water Docks

By Tim Huffman Docks are often associated with hot weather fishing but that's not the only time they can be good. Check out these ideas and tactics that can work now. WhereMany waters across the ...
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10 Cool & New Items for Crappie

By Jeff Samsel Folks in some places are still fishing through holes in the ice or sitting restless in their dens, awaiting spring thawing. In other areas, anglers have begun enjoying legitimate hints of spring ...
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Crappie NOW How To February Patterns

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Tip of the Month: Slow Trolling Cold Water

Slow trolling is just my way of fishing. It's a good method for catching numbers of fish and seems to catch more big fish than other techniques. Its biggest advantage is that it's the best ...
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North or South?

Story & Photos by Ron Presley Okeechobee crappies are black and photogenic. Small hair jigs are Gibson's favorite jigging lure. Paoli is a small town in Indiana near Lake Patoka. Anglers in the know praise ...
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Crappie Basics #91: Humpin’ Feb Crappie

There are no seasons when a hump is out of style. Crappie love contours and that's what a hump is...a turtle-shell formation made up of different degrees slopes. No two are alike so there are ...
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Vern’s Cooking & Tidbits: Baked Crappie Fillets with Parmesan & Herbs

By Vernon Summerlin Some time ago CrappieNow ran my recipe for crappies with parmesan and peanuts. This month we'll cook with parmesan again but flavoring the fish with herbs instead of peanuts.We all can name ...
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Rigging a Crappie Boat Seating and Pole Holder Placement in Aluminum Boats

By John Neporadny Jr The first boat my Dad and I owned together was a 16-foot aluminum Bass Tracker that we used for both bass and crappie fishing. It suited our style of crappie fishing ...
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Crappie Calendar

2015 Calendar (Please check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations, rules and additional tournaments) FEBRUARY 7 CRAPPIE MASTERS JOHNS RIVER - DELAND, FL CLUB FEBRUARY 13-14 CRAPPIE MASTERS HARRIS CHAIN LAKES- TAVARES, FL CLUB ...
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Crappie Clubs

Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, info, etc. MAGNOLIA CRAPPIE CLUB -MS www.magnoliacrappieclub.com CRAPPIE ANGLERS OF TEXAS (CAT)- TX www.crappieanglersoftexas.com WEST TENNESSEE CRAPPIE CLUB-WTCC -TN www.westtennesseecrappieclub.com; also facebook INDIANA SLAB MASTERS- IN www.indianaslabmasters.com MIDDLE ...
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Tournament Results

JAN. 10, 2015 CRAPPIENUTZ WEST POINT LAKE1. MIKE/ROBERT 6.632. RICHARD/BRIAN 6.403. KEITH/ROBIN 5.194. BILLY/TAMMIE 4.315. DUSTY/TERRY 3.53BIG FISH1. MIKE/ROBERT 1.44 Jan. 17, 2015 CAT TEXAS LAKE O PINESDIVISION 11. TOMMYEZELL/JOSH(BONEHEAD)SPAIN 14.962. KEITH MOORE/MACKEY WHITE 13.623 ...
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Crappie Basics 90: Following the Trend

Want to do what many other experts are doing? That's slow trolling, or what some call spider rigging. This time of year the tactic lets a fisherman move slowly along working a ledge, drop or ...
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