Striper/Crappie Report March 25, 2014

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Fishing has still been good for crappie. Ive had my best luck on sunny days which bunches up the crappie around shallow boat docks. I fished Sunday for crappie and struggled to catch around 40 fish but it stayed overcast all day which makes it a little tougher on the dock bite. Still getting the […]

Crappie Report February 8, 2014

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Went out on a crappie charter Saturday with some new customers Asif Taufio and his son Sarosh. They had never crappie fished before but wanted to give it a try. We had a slow start taking a few hours for them to get a feel for the subtle bite of a winter crappie strike. Once […]

Crappie Report February 5, 2014

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Went out Last Saturday Feb. 2 for crappie. The crappie action was still on. That was a beautiful day compared to what we have had lately. The air temps. that day got up into the mid 50’s but water temps are still hanging around 44 to 45 degrees. We ended up with approx. 55 keepers. […]

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 […]

Crappie Report January 25, 2014

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Went on a crappie charter with Randy and Christy Reddish. We learned it’s never too cold to catch crappie. Water temps ranged that day anywhere from 38-44 degrees. We ended up that day with around 90 crappie with 77 keepers. We caught em all on jigs at 20-5 ft. depths. We headed up the Chestatee […]

Striper/Crappie Report December11, 2013

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I got out on the water yesterday afternoon for a few hours to scout some new areas for crappie. In ended up with around 35 fish with the largest around 2 pounds which is huge for Lanier. All the crappie hit jigs dead on the bottom in 28-32 ft. of water. I pulled in on […]

Striper/crappie Report January 30, 2013

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Lake Lanier striper and crappie action has been good the past few weeks. We fished yesterday boating 12 stripers mostly in the 8-12 pound range. We had one big striper that weighed 23 pounds. We caught most of the fish on downrods with live trout at 35-50 ft. depths. We trolled urigs late in the […]

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 […]

Crappie/Striper Report March 3, 2011

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Crappie fishing still excellent on Lanier. Crappie are moving into the backs of the creeks. Look for large blowdowns back in the stained creeks and fish hal flies or minnows around 2 feet under a cork.. You have to search a little bit to find the key holding areas but once located you can load […]

Crappie/Striper Report January 29, 2011

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Went fishing last week with long time cusomer Corey Regan to Lake Hartwell for crappie,  That day we arrived at the lake around 10:30 and loaded the boat back on the trailer around 5:00 p.m. We ended up boating around 100 fish with around 50 of those pushing the 1 pound range which is huge […]