Entries Categorized as 'crappie'

Ice Fishing for crappie January 27, 2014

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Went out Monday with long time customer Jonathan Carter. Fishing was a little tougher today but we managed to catch around 55 keeper crappie. Jigs produced all the action. The Bobby Garland shad worked well and also caught some on 1/24 oz. chartruese halflies. The depths of the crappie are still the same at 5-25 […]

Striper, Crappie, Spotted Bass Report December 9, 2013

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December action on Lanier has been good. Water temps have got down to the mid 50′s making the fish a little for predictable. I was out last week and caught stripers in the creeks on the South end of the Lake. Guy’s are catching stripers North also. Seems that good schools are North and South. […]

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23 pounder caught 1-29-2013 on downrod trout

Crappie/Striper Report November 5, 2012

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Crappie fishing is hot  on Lanier and Oconee. This is usually a little early but the crappie have already started moving to the winter holding areas. Last week I was out with a customer, Professor Michael Erwin from Ga. Gwinnet College. Michael was doing a study on the crappie population on Lanier. That day we boated 62 good size […]

Striper/Crappie Report March 15, 2012

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Striper action is getting better everyday. I went out yesterday and saw lots of moving fish under the birds in the mid lake area. They were a little finicky, we ended up boating 2 good fish in the 15 pound range. We hooked up on the stripers with bluebacks on a long flatline. We caught some huge […]

Crappie/Striper Report February 20,2012

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Crappie fishing remains excellent. Fish still think its spring time with the warmer February we’ve experienced.  We are having 80-100 fish catches  on the crappie most days. All the crappie are holding at 6 ft. depths and shallower hitting light weighted tube jigs. Last Saturday we got into some stripers fishing trout on downrods at […]

Crappie/Striper Report January30, 2012

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Went crappie fishing yesterday with customer Mark Hey. Fishing was excellent. We boated well over 100 fish with a few in the pount range. Most were just good hand size crappies, excellent eating . The water temperature was 50 degrees yesterday which  is around 10 degrees warmer than it was last year at this same time. […]

Crappie/Striper Report January 27, 2012

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Fishing this week has been fantastic for crappie. I fished a half day yesterday with customer Earl and Trip Moore. We caught around 80 crappie. Our fish all hit tube jigs at 2-15 foot. depths. This action will continue on through to February. Water temps are still holding around 49-50 degrees which is perfect for […]

Striper/Crappie Report January 7, 2011

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The crappie action is on. I went out yesterday with buddie John Whimpy from J.W. trucks in Buford. We launched the boat around 10:00 a.m. and fished till around 3:30. We ended up with a little over 50 of the nicest crappie Ive seen come out of Lanier in  a while. The size of the […]

Striper Report November 28, 2011

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Striper actions is still good on south end of  Lanier.  Usually November and December the stripers start to migrate up the Lake and concentrate in the Gainesville areas of  Lake Lanier.  This year things seems a little different as we are seeing most of the fish now below Browns Bridge and as far south as […]