Crappie Fishing

Summer Crappie

Mastering Summer Crappie Fishing on Alabama's Rivers

When the scorching days of summer arrive, many anglers stop fishing. Here’s the scoop from guide Shane Jones on why, where, and how to make the most of your summer fishing adventures.

Winter Crappie

Winter Fishing Hotspot: Lake Guntersville's Big Crappie Adventure

Whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-time angler, Lake Guntersville offers a winter crappie fishing experience that is second to none.

Fall Crappie

Fall Patterns for Crappie on Weiss Lake

Some of the best fishing weather comes in October, November and December. Guide Tim Pentecost reveals the best fall patterns for catching crappie.

Summer Crappie

Summer Crappie on Logan Martin

When water temperatures peak during summer, crappie become a mystery to many anglers. Here is how successful guide and tournament angler Ryan Willis mastered warm-water crappie.

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Summer Crappie on the Alabama River

Winning tournament angler and guide Brandon Threadgill has solved the mysteries of finding and catching crappie on the river in summer.


Spring Tactics for Pickwick Crappie

When water temperatures reach 58 degrees on Pickwick Lake, Keith Dodd's long-line trolling techniques produce slabs.

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Fall Fishing for Slab Crappie on Lake Eufaula

Fall crappie fishing on Lake Eufaula heats up as the water cools. Here is a look at how professional crappie guide Tony Adams catches crappie.

Lake Martin Bass and Crappie

Lake Martin Bass and Crappie Same Day Bass and Crappie on Lake Martin

If you are ready to experience heart-stopping action for bass and the thrill of catching crappie on the same day, April is a fantastic month.

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Spider Rigging with LiveScope on Wheeler Lake

Winning tournament angler Kevin McCarley combines spider rigging with LiveScope for finding and catching crappie on Wheeler Lake in April.

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National Champion Eric Cagle Reveals How To Find Crappie

Winning tournament angler and guide Eric Cagle’s techniques for finding and catching crappie on Lake Martin in late fall.

Find Big Crappie on Lake Eufaula using Garmin’s LiveScope

Find Big Crappie on Lake Eufaula using Garmin LiveScope

Professional tournament angler Blake Phillips uses the latest technology and lures to catch big crappie on Lake Eufaula with a pattern that produces year-round.

3 pound crappie

Catch Slab Crappie This Winter on Lake Guntersville

A pattern for catching 2- to 3-pound crappie from last fall through winter on Lake Guntersville.

Weiss Lake Slab Crappie

Long-line Trolling at Weiss Lake

Hot tips from a top crappie guide for catching slabs in November.

Weiss Lake Crappie

Find and Catch Weiss Lake Crappie in Late Summer

Veteran guide and winning tournament angler David Stancil reveals how anglers can catch as many crappie in September as in spring.

Big Bear Crappie Fishing

Catch More Slabs on Big Bear

Veteran guide Brad Whitehead says Big Bear is a hidden treasure for crappie.